The Residency Tower
Travel Blogs from Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)
... their playground and listen to the local songs they spin from the tapestry of their lives. The teachers look on, grinning widely at an event that’s the first of its kind for their school. With a flower garland around my neck, a tiny fist in my hand, and a shower of praise and appreciation in my heart; I find it hard to break away. This is where I want to be. This is what I want to do. There is so much potential here, so much to give to and learn from. I see that my ...
... the only confirmation that the other was still present.
So it was that I slowly healed, recovering the lost sense of self that had been decimated by the various shocks of my return. I regained my strength, my confidence, and returned to the path that my intuition was laying out.
That’s when it happened. I heard a rumor that Sunny Luke, director of the semester in India program, would be at the GVSU study abroad fair. ...
... Steves thoughts on the place! When arriving in India for the first time it is safe to say we were both a little anxious. Partly because we knew India would be a test of our resolve and partly because we had no idea what to expect from our Ashram experience which would begin it. On arriving it was clear that I had an advantage over Catherine having experienced similar surroundings, regulations and processes before. Checking into 'reception', being handed bed clothes, both being given ...
... best things to be thinking before getting on a 15-hour train!! However, I seem to let my fears take over less than in the past. Not sure if this is because of my six weeks of relaxation in Hariharapura or if it also has to do with having a travel companion. Raluca did not seem to be running the worst case scenarios through her head as I was through mine. So, I decided to just trust that it would all be fine! And, of course, it was. When we got on there were a few men in our berth. ...
... ok - to drop us here - and he went straight into the back of the car in front. OMG did I laugh - i was physically shaking from laughter - then to top it off - he then tried to turn his tuk tuk off and went even further into the back of the Car in front. Well that was it - I was doubled over with laughter. J told me to stop laughing - but there wasn't a chance in hell, My body was just shaking with laughter.
Reminded me of the time I went to my Gt aunt ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet