7 Tips For Your First Trip To Mainland China In the lead up to my trip to China, all I heard from friends were stories about their less than stellar experiences. Suffice it to say, all the excitement I had built in the months leading up to the trip had started to fizzle and was replaced with feelings of trepidation. In hindsight, that was just plain silly. What I can enthusiastically tell you is that China majestic, grandiose, alluring, culturally diverse and all-consuming and so much more than this post can do justice. What this post also . . .
In the Land of the Nizams The benefits of having grown up in Dubai and graduating from a boarding school in India is that you have friends in the four corners of the world. The downside is that you don't get to see them regularly and when you do decide to meet, you have to use sacred leave days to travel somewhere you may have been umpteen times. Of course, the point is to catch up with friends after months or years apart, but still... I've always tried to put as many eggs into my basket as I can and so my friends and I try to meet in a place . . .