That time we ran out of money in a foreign country

August 4, 2017 | kirin

Ok ok, Sorry for the clickbait heading. BUT IT TOTALLY HAPPENED. AND IT WAS SCARY. I recently went on a road trip with my Sister and Brother in Law (henceforth BIL) to Nepal. Here I was thinking I can’t POSSIBLY need more than 20K in Nepal, so I withdrew as much. Unfortunately, work made me …

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24 Days

February 9, 2016 | kirin

  I didn’t make MANY resolutions this year… 1. Travel more 2. Make more of an effort with music – get better at the bass and ukulele Those were the top two resolutions on my list. I had hoped being on an airplane at midnight at new years’ eve would sort of give me a …

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Kirin’s Travel Misadventures Part I

May 20, 2014 | kirin

After the 12th class board exams, I didn’t think I would ever feel the nausea that plagued me before every exam, but on the morning of the 8th of May, it was back. I don’t think it had much to do with the fact that I was taking funkanatomy to a whole NEW city for …

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September 1, 2012 | kirin

  Travel when you are young.   You’re willing to take risks,   Your body is strong.   You travel on a budget.   You have to take the longer more physically gruelling route –   Do it.   Because you can.   Because you get to see so much more than just the “touristy …

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After May comes…

April 24, 2012 | kirin

AUGUST!!! *WRONG* In Kirin Land, AUGUST comes after MAY. June? July? What are those? They are so HOT that the melted and CEASED to EXIST. Unfortunately, kirin land does not extend to ACTUAL land. Why should you knowing the order of months matter? Here’s why. Make my trip has what it calls “refundable tickets” THIS …

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Pretty Lights.

January 27, 2012 | kirin

Disclaimer: 1. I am not a professional photographer 2. I do NOT i own a fancy DSLR. 3. I have very unsteady hands.   This Rashtrapati Bhavan, all lit up. I’ll let the pictures do the talking…                

Gorgeous Goa

November 10, 2011 | kirin

I’d been to Goa before on Family trips, but I had been too little to fully appreciate the beauty of the place. This time, determined to appreciate the beauty of Goa, I enlisted the help of friend who was FROM goa and who was going to be there at the same time as me.   …

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