An Outsider’s Insight into the Kumbh Mela

An Outsider’s Insight into the Kumbh Mela

It’s hard to express in basic words what I experienced, in the very brief time, that I was fortunate enough to attend this year’s Kumbh Mela at Prayagraj. I’m not an overly religious or spiritual person, so for me this trip was a wonderful opportunity to explore...
Taking care of travel business with Travelan

Taking care of travel business with Travelan

So everybody poops. No matter where you are in the world, this truth bomb of a statement shouldn’t come as too much of a surprise to you. One of the biggest worries that people have when travelling to a foreign destination is not the matter of will I or won’t I poop...
A Glimpse into the Kumbh Mela

A Glimpse into the Kumbh Mela

Words can barely describe the experience of walking among an estimated 40 million pilgrims at the 2019 Kumbh Mela. As a foreign woman, and on my very first trip to India, this was truly a once in a lifetime experience. In all honesty I’m still processing what I...