The New York University and the city are places where people from all over the world can be seen. It is a mini world where everyone feels themselves as individuals and as part of whole. It’s a place where creativity is welcome in every form conceived. The tourist feels at home and the locals seem to be on the move. The young and not so young are the only distinctions of age. Concept of education, skill and livelihood can be appreciated only with liberated and open minds. It is a mini world, but out of the world.
Iowa a small town in USA is regarded as literary capital of the world and rightfully so. It has people reading and writing or involved in intellectual discourse all the time and everywhere. To be in that geographical location was a feast to the mind and soul. It was a vacation I had never expected. Impulse to sketch, something I had not done for decades overpowered me and I felt a ‘high’ of a sort which was my own. It was the moment of rediscovering and falling in love with oneself. Indulgence to read whatever one desired for as long as one preferred was a reality.
So Maldives is the next thing on your bucket list? Sounds good. You’re just about to see the staggering beauty and tranquility of one of the most desirable tropical destinations in Asian continent. Here are some of the highlights of these incredible islands that one should not miss on a trip to Maldives.
A look at the differences in the the ways the state of Kerala and Madhyapradesh function, from the perspective of a student. I lived for 18 years in a village in kerala. So you are warned : my views may be biased!