Posted in September 2012

How Many Stars Are in the $25 Per Night Hotel?

How Many Stars Are in the $25 Per Night Hotel?


We all stood in the middle of Tribhuvan airport and stared uncomfortably at Ramesh and my Dad, trying to decide what to do.  The silence was piercing.  No one, not even my dad, wanted to determine the depressing fate of our trip. Again, our options were the following: Option 1: Wait at the airport a … Continue reading

Not In-Flight Entertainment

Not In-Flight Entertainment


I recently spent a night in Newark Airport because I missed my connection to Hartford.  Upon landing in the Garden State, the plane didn’t have a gate to unload at, so it sat on the runway for a half hour.  Of all the reasons to miss a connecting flight, this seemed like a pretty dumb … Continue reading