Varanasi’s train station

We still had three hours before our train would depart to Gorakhpur, but we decided to move out of the hotel and go to the station. The road was dustier than usual and the horns of the tuk-tuks noisier than they were hours before. The Indian whiskey amplified our perception on reality.

When I got angry in India

India is not just any place, if you go there will surely return with tons of memories. I have a lot of stories from my recent trip to India and I intend to share some of them here. However, since the bad memories are the first we forget, I will begin with them.

The awesome Streets of Varanasi

Varanasi is one of the most interesting cities I had ever seen! You can check the video below to get a glimpse of what Varanasi has to offer. …and one thing about the happy young couple in the video: the way in which the groom held the bride reminded me of the way my grandmother held […]

The man with the red hair

Soon after my arrival in India I saw many old guys with their hair dyed red. I thought it was strange, but didn’t pay too much attention But the red-dyed Muslims I saw in Mumbai got me thinking if there is a discrepancy between the rigors of Islam and cosmeticizing yourself for hiding old age; and […]


Kiev is a big and beautiful city. You wouldn’t normally expect that from an Eastern European city that is not even part of the EU, but anomalies happen sometimes. Knowing how historically significant Kiev is and seeing how many interesting stories it has to share, I now think Kiev should more often be considered a […]