Category Archives: random stuff about South Asia

That Time I Got Pickpocketed in Nepal and Yelled a Man into Submission

I’ve been nervous to post, honestly, since a random “motivational rant” went viral. I feel compelled to post specific things, now… but why? Are we going to pretend I can keep focused on a single topic for more than a … Continue reading

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Random Stuff About India(/South Asia): II

Do! Bring a tiny flashlight, because it’s really creepy after dark. Bring “lady” products; they can only be found in major stores (Big Bazaar, etc.). Bring deodorant. South Asian deodorant does nothing. Come in the Summer and you will see. … Continue reading

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Random Stuff About India: I

Super random things: Wooden matches in proper matchboxes are widespread. You can get them for free from just about anywhere. When seeing a public work (zoo, monument, museum, etc.), there is usually one low price for Indians (sometimes Bhutan and … Continue reading

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