How I overcame my quarter-life crisis: find the courage to become who you really are

As I am almost 30, I AM 30 TODAY, and the things once made me feel most annoyed, now are of no importance to me and others, which I ignored for a long time, surface as the most troubling or liberating things in my life. I want to share my thoughts and story on how … Continue Reading

A Romanian travels to New York: Getting my visa for the USA and Boarding for New York

Can one of the most expensive cities in the world be visited on a budget? YES. Here are my tips for saving money when travelling to New York City. Coming from Romania, travelling to Western countries can be challenging, from a budget point of view. And sometimes it requires a lot of preparations and applications. … Continue Reading

2 Days in Varanasi, the holy city of India

Varanasi is one of the oldest cities in the world, and it holds a very dear place in the hearts of the Indian people. Varanasi is the holy city of India, and it has a few stranger traditions, including the incineration of the dead. As I was outlining my trip to India, I had this … Continue Reading

Kumbh Mela 2019 in Allahabad, India, as seen by European travellers

Kumbh Mela is a unique Indian festival of which I had no idea until I got there. My boyfriend told me about this event when we were preparing for our trip to India. This is our story about Kumbh Mela 2019 in Allahabad. How did we get to Kumbh Mela 2019 in Allahabad? Travelling between … Continue Reading

‘Other customers have it worse than you!’ – Taking action is the only way for improvement

This is a post about the indifference of everyday consumers and how this leads eventually to the lack of progress on a societal level. I want to share one apparently uninteresting story of what happened to me recently as a customer of a giant merchant. This is not about how big or small is the … Continue Reading