Life on the Road

On Loneliness While Traveling

  • August 16, 2017

There is a line from Oh, The Places You’ll Go! that often occurs to me while I’m traveling: (Uplifting, no?) Being alone doesn’t necessarily mean feeling lonely (an important distinction, I…

Life on the Road

An American Abroad

  • August 4, 2017

So, what was it like to be an American abroad in Asia for two months? The very question itself is fairly narcissistic, and perhaps even characteristic of how people from…

Life on the Road

Cambodia: Final Thoughts

  • July 28, 2017

My time in Cambodia has come to an end! After a quick trip to Mumbai, I have arrived back in New York. Cambodia intrigued me enough on my first visit…

Life on the Road

A Day in the Life

  • June 28, 2017

I’ve hesitated doing a post like this, mostly because I wasn’t sure how interesting it would be. But I’ve gotten a few questions about what everyday life looks like around…

Life on the Road

The Art of Getting Lost

  • June 16, 2017

I’ve developed a lot of useful skills throughout my travels: chatting up strangers, navigating situations in which English is nonexistent, and eating whatever food is put in front of me.…

Life on the Road

Getting Inked in Siem Reap

  • June 12, 2017

There’s something I’ve been meaning to do for the past nine or so years that I hadn’t quite gotten around to until now: getting another tattoo. But it wasn’t until…

Life on the Road

Cambodia: Day One

  • June 7, 2017

I have arrived! It was a long and somewhat stressful journey (my first flight was delayed, causing me to nearly miss my connection. I essentially threw myself prostrate and begged for…

Life on the Road

Why Cambodia?

  • May 29, 2017

One week from today, I’ll be embarking on a 28-hour journey from New York to London to Kuala Lumpur, before finally landing my tired self in Siem Reap, Cambodia. As…