Islands · USA

Is US Virgin Islands considered domestic travel from USA?

The US Virgin Islands is a great place for vacation so when people on F1 or H1b VISA visit the US Virgin Islands, they often ask how tight the restrictions are. Even though US Virgin Island is an official US territory, there are still some restrictions and things you need to know when traveling there.… Continue reading Is US Virgin Islands considered domestic travel from USA?

Around the World · Cities of the World · Singapore · Singapore

A day at Singapore Changi Airport

We had to travel to Nadi International Airport from Vishakhapatnam and all the flights we could find had a layer of more than 15 hours in Singapore. Initially, I was hesitant to stay that much time at an Airport but then a colleague of mine told me there are countless things to do at Changi… Continue reading A day at Singapore Changi Airport

Around the World · Beach · Islands

Bula! Its “Fiji Time”

My wife loves beaches - born in a coastal town, she has spent her entire early life near beaches, so when it came to our honeymoon, we decided to spend time together on an island and we shortlisted three possible islands for our visit. It was either Hawaii, Zanzibar or Fiji. After some discussion and possibilities of visiting other places with greater ease in the future, we finalized on Fiji and boy, did we love Fiji! I was pleasantly surprised when I learned that 40% of Fijian population is of Indian origin.

Beach · California · Islands · National Park · Road Trip · Trek · USA · Weekend Trip

Hiking Channel Island

Channel Islands National Park is unique in many ways. Situated along the cost of Southern California near Ventura, this park has a wide range of flora and fauna, some of which are found only on this island. The Channel Islands are home to over 2,000 plants and animals, of which 145 are found nowhere else… Continue reading Hiking Channel Island