December 15: 15% off a trip to the Middle East

12 Days of Travel: G14MIDDLEEAST

When traveling to the Middle East travelers feel a sense of magic in the air, as there’s something inherently spiritual in the Middle East. Whether you are taking in the ancient temples and mosques, indulging in the intoxicating aromas of the bazaars and souks, or capturing the stunning mountains and red-and-ochre dunescapes that surround the historic cities such as Morocco the Middle East provides travelers with an unforgettable adventure. Read More

December 13: Take the train with this 15% off Rail Discount

Flying isn’t always the best transportation method, with this steam locomotive you will be connected with the world in a whole new way. Passengers will truly experience a scenic ride through places such as Europe as they will watch the landscapes change as they travel through breath-taking  such as the Alps, Himalayas, and Siberia. Traveling with the Rail will let you experience landscapes you wouldn’t be able to see when flying over them. Read More

Australia, a working hostel, and a bra flag

In the beginning….

I was 19 years old, and decided to leave everything behind and go to Australia.
I vividly remember the day I left. It was so, so cold. It had just started to snow, and the runways at Heathrow airport were getting closed one by one. As I made my way to the airport, questions started to run through my head. Read More

Breeze through summer on a shoestring budget

As a graduate student, I always feel the pressure to balance my budget while trying to have fun.

Having come from the sunny country of Nepal where the sun shines high and bright even on our snow-capped mountain areas (more about Nepal in my coming blog posts), I had no idea what all the fuss about SUMMER was until I joined my University went to upstate New York. Winters that practically lasted half a year made me realize why California is all the rave in the US. I realize there’s a reason why the “crazy” daylight saving is justified –  to enjoy the sun as long as possible! 😉 Read More