Visiting the Wagah Border from Amritsar, India

I was in Amritsar in January 2018 with my cousin, and while researching the many activities that we wanted to undertake, visiting the Wagah Border and witnessing the flag ceremony between India and Pakistan was something she definitely wanted to do, and I thought, 'Well why not?'. While hunting around for the best way to … Continue reading Visiting the Wagah Border from Amritsar, India

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Travel tips: New York

I visited New York, Boston and Washington DC for the first time through March-April 2016, and here's a few things I picked up during my two weeks there - if you haven't been before, hopefully this might help! Before I forget: if you're interested in purchasing a mobile SIM while you're there, I bought a T-Mobile SIM … Continue reading Travel tips: New York

Autistic children get trial run for air travel

I think this is a brilliant initiative, and I urge authorities in the UAE to look into the same.   PHILADELPHIA - At 8 p.m. on a recent Saturday, Southwest Airlines Flight 2149 was poised to push back from the gate. Flight attendants gave fasten-seat belt instructions, and First Officer Peter Hayes announced, "There's 25 … Continue reading Autistic children get trial run for air travel

29 countries, 15 years and two interviews

I was lucky to be an editorial intern at INK Publishing during the coming together of the November 2010 issue of easyJet's inflight magazine, Traveller. I was able to interview Freeride World Champion Aurelien Ducroz and Grammy award winning producer, musician and DJ Paul Van Dyk and write their stories up. In addition, I compiled … Continue reading 29 countries, 15 years and two interviews

The Twitchhiker – an interview with @paul_a_smith

52-57.pdf Download this file   The way I got this story was interesting and a lot of fun. I'm on Twitter (a lot) and someone on my timeline retweeted a story about a man who used Twitter to travel across continents. I was immediately intrigued. In Transit needed an interview or first-person account for its … Continue reading The Twitchhiker – an interview with @paul_a_smith

Shoot and Stay – an interview with Catalin Marin

34-38_low_res.pdf Download this file For the Travel section of In Transit, we decided to have a section dedicated to photographs, an interview with a photographer, an out-and-out travel piece and a piece on wacky vacations. I remembered Catalin from Twitter (that bountiful source of information), and contacted him immediately. He was extremely helpful and agreed … Continue reading Shoot and Stay – an interview with Catalin Marin