22 New Things I Tried In The Past Year

22 New Things I Tried In The Past Year

Three days ago, on 25th June, I turned 22. I felt a jolt of bittersweet feelings rush down my spine as a I blew the candles on my surprise cake filled with utter denial of having to adult. Time does fly by. I thought it’d be a good idea to reflect back and reminisce on […]

Havasu Falls, The Hidden Treasure of Planet

Havasu Falls, The Hidden Treasure of Planet

Havasu Falls, a dreamy name, a dreamy place. “It is next to impossible to secure tickets, but I will try.” said Jessica, my partner in adventure, scrolling through the pictures of the seductive pure turquoise-painted waterfalls. It was surreal and to not see it now that I knew of it, would be my loss at […]

Looking back: Nepal, Italy, India

Looking back: Nepal, Italy, India

Switching forth between my two homes, Dubai (UAE) and Virginia (USA), 2017 has been a series of leaps I am so very proud of. I opened my eyes on the first of Jan this year in Bali and wished to spend my life this happy and free. So I asked the tattoo artist to draw […]

A Week On The Appalachian Trail

A Week On The Appalachian Trail

That’s the thing about fear; it never goes away, you just find ways to overcome it by becoming tougher and then lie to yourself till you face it again. So many people chase their fears hoping they would vanish. I did too. Appalachian Trail, as much as it felt like a calling, a part of […]

Advantages of Traveling Solo

Advantages of Traveling Solo

Arushi Sachan, Feb 2017 After walking on the streets of New York for hours in a row last thanksgiving, I went to Starbucks to take a little break and enjoy my green tea latte, as I stared outside the glass window at how people passed- they came and went, just like the season itself, and I […]

My 2017 Travel Bucket List

My 2017 Travel Bucket List

Arushi Sachan, February 2017   If there is anything that consumes me, it is the thought of being far away, somewhere in another part of this globe. Ever since I could remember, I’d stare at maps for hours thinking about how the earth was formed, how the the lines dividing the countries came into being, […]

Top 4 Struggles of an International Student in The US

Top 4 Struggles of an International Student in The US

Arushi Sachan, February 2017 Being a third culture kid born and bought up in the city blooming with internationalism- Dubai, I’ve never really ‘belonged’ to any specific country; I considered the world as my home. Fortunately, so did my parents; they let me spread my wings and fly beyond horizons. Ever since I could remember, I would […]

Crushing 4 most common misconceptions about fashion

Crushing 4 most common misconceptions about fashion

Early on in life, I began to develop strong feelings of dislike toward fashion due to the stigma associated with it. But it was never fashion that was the root of the problems; it was society’s standards of beauty – be it for men or women, and whats worse? it became their bible, consequently leading to self doubt, […]