Discovering Poland – Warsaw and Krakow

This post is written by our co-president, Simran Thakral. Check out her original post here.  It’s been quite a while since I got back from Poland- safe and sound. I emphasize safe and sound because the reaction I got from friends when I told them I was travelling there was the same reaction I would…

The 5 People You Meet in a Youth Hostel

This piece was written by our co-president, Simran Thakral. Read her original post here, which also appeared in the Student Wire.  Whoever invented the concept of a Youth Hostel is a genius. Why stay in a standard boring hotel chain when you can stay in a quirky little hostel instead? Even if I could afford…

Zen Thoughts at Big Sur

This post was written by our Media Editor, Sonali Gidwani. You can check out the original post here. The featured image is that of Big Sur, one of the most beautiful coastal cliffs in the world. Big Sur, along with the various spectacular sights along the Californian Coast’s Pacific Highway completely changed my perception of…

Vietnam Voyage: Hanoi, Sapa and Halong Bay

This post was written by our co-president, Priyanka Kumar. Check out the original blog post here.  In 2015, I travelled to Hanoi, Vietnam for six weeks during the summer as part of an AIESEC volunteering internship. This was the first time that I had ever travelled abroad on my own, so I was quite nervous…