Interview: My Yog School Experience (Unedited)

Interview: My Yoga Teacher Training in India Name of program: Rishikesh Yog Peeth “RYP” (Please note some upcoming changes: the last yoga teacher training “YTT” offered by RYP will be in March 2017. The owner, Roshan, is currently transitioning to a 21 day retreat program called Abhayaranya) Location: Rishikesh/Ram Jula, India Cost: $1400 course feeContinue reading “Interview: My Yog School Experience (Unedited)”

Rishikesh/Yog School: first impressions

My journey from Montana was a long one- 5 days long! Missoula -> Seattle -> San Francisco (overnight) -> Seoul S Korea (overnight) -> Delhi (overnight) -> Rishikesh The drive from New Delhi to Rishikesh took about 6/7 hours. From the “safety” of our seatbelt we watched busy street scenes for hours until finally the mountainsContinue reading “Rishikesh/Yog School: first impressions”

My Favorite Hostels Worldwide

There is truly nothing like a home away from home. Here’s a list of my most favorite hostels in the world (it’s a list which will surely keep growing!): Udee in Bangkok. I stayed here 3 times while in Thailand a couple of years ago and would go back in a heartbeat. Actually, I’d like toContinue reading “My Favorite Hostels Worldwide”

Bangalore & Goa India

Overall traveler hacks/tips: A SIM card is needed for wifi in most places (an indian phone number for text message confirmation) Activated charcoal proved quite successful in avoiding stomach problems! AirAsia flights within the country are cheap for long distance domestic travel We traveled to India for the purpose of attended the wedding of NanditaContinue reading “Bangalore & Goa India”

Siem Reap (Angkor Wat) Cambodia

Upon arriving in Cambodia by plane, you will need exact cash ($30USD) for your tourist visa. There is an ATM there but it was not working when I arrived and isn’t to be relied on. You can get this in the airport. I recommend bringing the smallest bills possible. Ones for extra points. I firstContinue reading “Siem Reap (Angkor Wat) Cambodia”