journey

She touched my boobies! Ayurvedic Massage.

October 18, 2016

    Ayurvedic Massage! Maybe I should have done my research first, but then I wouldn’t have had the experience or this story to share! Fort Kochi was my first stop during my 6 week visit to India. Greenwoods Bethlehem Homestay was my home for my first three nights here. A breakfast of toast, jam, […]

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GoMowgli family in India.

February 15, 2016

Hello from Varkala Beach, a city in Kerala, Southern India. I have been in India two weeks tomorrow, and away from home for three.  I find myself really solo for the first time since I’ve arrived here. I’ve been with a wonderful group of people from all over the world for the last 10 days […]

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Solo female journey. First week in Rome!

February 4, 2016

Wow, I’m already one week into my solo trip to Rome & India. I’m sitting here in an Internet Cafe’ on Princess Street in Fort Kochi, Kerala, India. I made it to India! But first,  about my time in Rome. My first flight from Miami to Istanbul lifted off and immediately began with heart stopping turbulence, this lasted […]

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Today, I leave on an adventure.

January 27, 2016

Today, I leave on an adventure! After two months of researching every detail, talking with others who have forged this path, I leave today to begin my two-month journey in India. I have to say, this has been an incredible emotional roller coaster. I’ve made this choice, me. A choice to do this for me and […]

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Stressing out, The Indian Tourist Visa!

January 7, 2016

I’m officially at the 20-day mark until I board the plane to begin my solo female trip to India. I’m still in disbelief! Purchased items are arriving, My Indian Tourist Visa application is in the mail, and I’m in communication with friends and family members of friends living in India, but this still feels like a dream! […]

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India Itinerary

December 22, 2015

“Do you have an Itinerary?” This is the most asked question about my upcoming trip to India. My answer, “I have a loose itinerary”. Currently my India itinerary includes a round trip flight from Miami to Rome and then a roundtrip flight from Rome to Mumbai. When I land in Mumbai, AKA Bombay, I fly directly […]

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Planning Progress: India

December 7, 2015

One of my favorite parts of planning for this journey has been meeting with other woman who have been to India. I love that I’ve had an outpouring of support from so many friends and acquaintances wanting to share their experiences and personal suggestions for my trip. A few weeks ago I met with a friend that backpacked in […]

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Fear vs. Excitement… Solo female travel – India

November 22, 2015

One of my best friends recently sent me this message on Facebook, ” fear and excitement are physiologically identical – the only difference is your perception”. I smiled! Since the day I made the decision to go on this journey I have been tip-toeing the line between deliriously excited and terrified. The day I pressed send […]

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So… I’m heading to India!

November 19, 2015

    Recently, after a series of events, I officially booked my two-month quest to India. Solo!  It all started about five years ago when I found a tour with Veg Voyages, a segment of VegNews vegan publication. The tour, a fifteen-day vegan adventure in India, includes six or so days volunteering at Animal Aid Unlimited, a vital rescue […]

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Last night in Venice.

May 21, 2014

Just beginning to go through the 1500 or so images taken during our month in Italy and LOVE this one. The expressions. It was our last night in Venice, I believe. We had found a restaurant we wanted to try in the Ca D’ Oro neighborhood so we walked there from our flat in the […]

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