Category: Travel

4 Indian Femme Perspectives: Bharti Banavatu

I approached Bharti on a sweltering day in mid-April. She was resting in her favorite spot—a well-shaded staircase in the rear of the building.

4 Indian Femme Perspectives: Rokeya Qaiser

If women are art then Rokeya Qaiser is a masterpiece. As she sits across from me with her bangles clinking, hands expressing anxiety, and dark hair rippling down her shoulders, I know that I am in the presence of some sort of model—or muse. Do you have any role models/people you look up to? “My ...

4 Indian Femme Perspectives: Sonali Kathuria

Unlike many people, young and old, Sonali does not appear to be missing any pieces. She is a complete sculpture that will get better with age, but she is complete nonetheless.

4 Indian Femme Perspectives: Kavitha Gooty

Sometimes an individual cannot help but answer the question underlying the one explicitly posed. Here we were, a woman and a bud, sitting over curries talking about womanhood when the question was about gratitude.

4 Indian Femme Perspectives: A Prosaic Interview Project

To hear the voice of one is to amplify and simultaneously silence the voices of many.

Go Goa Gone: A Visual Road Trip Diary

This road trip was planned over 4 beers, in 3 hours, 2 days in advance, with one deal-sealing handshake.

Kerala: The Perfect Packing List

3 Cities: 2 Climates: 1 Backpack

Girls Trip: Kerala

Kerala. Kerala. Kerala. I'd heard so much about it that I knew I had to visit. When I saw how affordable the plane tickets were I nearly spit out my chai. It was settled.

Climbing Mountains, Falling in Love, & the General Fear of Slipping Up

First best is falling in love. Second best is being in love. Least best is falling out of love. But any of it is better than never having been in love.” ―Maya Angelou

No Girls Allowed: A Travel Diary

The west coast feminist that I am, I have to continuously remind myself that I'm not at home. And although I fall more in love with India every day, I have learned that home is in fact not where the heart is.


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