January 2015

Instagram Roundup: India’s Cup

Brianne Miers - January 31, 2015

After my respite in Sri Lanka, I hit the road again with The Travel Scientists, this time in a car. India’s Cup Ambassador car rally took me through six southern Indian states over two weeks. Even though I desperately missed the excitement of traveling by rickshaw, we were able to cover a lot more ground and take in some incredibly diverse and stunning scenery.

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Instagram Roundup: Sri Lanka

Brianne Miers - January 14, 2015
Atapattu Walawwa House

I had the pleasure of spending five relaxing days in Sri Lanka, recovering from the Rickshaw Challenge and securing another 30-day visa for India. In Galle, I stayed in a fascinating 260-year old home, Atapattu Walawwa, which was built in complete harmony with the natural environment and incorporates Buddhist principles in its design.

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Instagram Roundup: Rickshaw Challenge

Brianne Miers - January 10, 2015

I arrived in India for the first time on December 28 for my first paid travel gig and was immediately sucked into the whirlwind of insanity that is the Rickshaw Challenge. The 10 days that followed were some of the most exhilarating – and exhausting – of my life. Here are a few highlights from those crazy days, as seen on Instagram.  

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