Alison's Writing Portfolio · On Places & Travel

Serenity Now: Finding Peace on India’s Waters –TheStreet, 4/21/2008

Img_1243I made a trip to India last month, stopping in Bombay, Udaipur and Kerala. After a few days in Bombay, I concluded that Suketu Mehta’s book about Bombay, Maximum City, was aptly named –never have I been so exhausted!
So it’s a little ironic that the first story that I’ve written from this trip was about relaxation, but after spending several days among 13 million people, the time I spent at the Lake Palace and on the Backwaters felt the very definition of tranquil. Here’s the story.