Interviews, Travel

From Brooklyn to India: Ma Nithya Mahajaya Ananda

Ma Nithya Mahajaya Ananda is a Brooklyn native who is now living in India with her Guru, Paramahamsa Nithyananda, an Enlightened Avatar. Read on to find out how she ended up where she is today. 1. Can you explain to us what an avatar is? An Avatar is when “Super Consciousness” comes down in a human body and changes the…

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Couchsurfing: Stay in Someone Else’s House for Free!

If you don’t already know what Couchsurfing is, it is a website that allows you to look for people to stay with for free when you’re traveling. Yes, for FREE. You may be wondering, what’s the catch?? Why would anyone want to open up their homes to strangers for free and why would you want to stay with a stranger? Because…

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Interviews, Travel

From New York to Madrid: Lotz In Translation

Roy Lotz is an English teacher from Sleepy Hollow, New York, who has been living in Madrid, Spain, for the last three years. In college, he studied cultural anthropology, which led him to study abroad in East Africa twice, first in Kenya and then in Tanzania. When he’s not at work he is doing either one of two things: reading…

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Travel

What Happens When You Go Traveling Alone

The paradox of traveling alone is that it teaches you to appreciate both yourself and others more. While the sights you see will be amazing, the real reward is when you realize you made it there all by yourself. Without a doubt, I would not be the person that I am today if I never traveled alone. I truly believe it…

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