January 2015

Instagram Roundup: India’s Cup

Brianne Miers - January 31, 2015
house boat in Kerala, India

After recovering from the Rickshaw Challenge in Sri Lanka, I hit the road again with The Travel Scientists, this time in a car. India’s Cup Ambassador car rally left from Chennai and 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 …

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Instagram Roundup: Sri Lanka

Brianne Miers - January 14, 2015
Japanese Peace Pagoda in Sri Lanka

After the Rickshaw Challenge, I spent fi2ve 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
sunrise prayer in Kanyakumari, India

After traveling through Cambodia, Vietnam and Malaysia this past fall, I briefly returned to my parents’ house in New Jersey for Christmas before leaving leaving again on another adventure. I arrived in India for the first time on December 28 to work as a social media manager with The Travel Scientists and was immediately sucked into the whirlwind of insanity that is the Rickshaw Challenge. The 10 days …

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