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[Post] Culture Shock

When I told people I was heading to India, many of them mentioned how it would be hard to get used to the culture there. The thing is… I knew I wouldn’t be too shocked. I like to visit new places and traveled outside of Canada for 4 months in total during 2011. It takes … Continue reading

A CreComm Intern in Delhi

A CreComm Intern in Delhi

Now that I am (almost) officially done my internship, I think it is time that I share with you all what I have experienced here. First of all, I have to say how lucky I feel that I have been able to come to India and learn about the media here. The Commonwealth Journalists Association … Continue reading

Forts and palaces and temples, oh my!

Forts and palaces and temples, oh my!

How many historical buildings can you see in two weeks? I feel like I have seen them all. Every new city comes with tours of at least two different temples and at least one, gigantic, historical building. And they all come with stories of ancient times. And look like they belong in Middle Earth on … Continue reading

The Gold of India

The Gold of India

India is quite famous for its gold… or maybe it is that many women wear all their gold. But for me, gold will be always important because of the Golden Temple. It’s all about Amritsar, a city close to the Pakistan border whose population is 65% Sikh. The Golden Temple is a famous Sikh temple … Continue reading

An Experience: My First Days in India

An Experience: My First Days in India

Did I mention I am going to India? Because I am IN India. After years of talking about this trip and anticipation, my parents, sister and I made the trip across 11 and a half time zones to India. This is the furthest any of us have ever been from home (yes, even me). With … Continue reading

The Travel Bug

The Travel Bug

I have caught the bug. And I’m not talking about the fact that I have been hacking up a lung for almost a month. I am talking about the fact that I want to travel. I want to do nothing but travel. And in December, I will be traveling to… INDIA!!! This trip has been … Continue reading