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FRRO Registration, Street Food, an Interview and the Delhi Mall

Today was really a wonderful day. Up until now, it’s taken all my energy just to get a few basic things done, but today was really productive and wonderful on many fronts. FRRO Registration Today was the day we had … Continue reading

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Hospital adventure

Today’s adventure was going to the hospital for the first time. Nothing serious: I needed the third dose of the rabies vaccine I had started taking in the States. Even though I had heard good things about Indian hospitals, I … Continue reading

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fun facts about cell phones in India

Indian mobile stores are often outside stalls on the street or in open air markets. These are also the stalls you go to for recharging your prepaid plan. They are at pretty much every commercial street corner. Prepaid is way … Continue reading

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apartment hunting

Apartment hunting in Delhi turned out to be surprisingly painless. I have definitely hunted for apartments before. When I looked for my place in New York, I remember losing five places to other tenants before I was finally able to … Continue reading

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Delhi Orientation

I wish I had had time to write more about the Delhi Orientation while it was happening, but between coming down with some kind of weird allergy/cold combination the night after getting in, being totally jetlagged, and the schedule being … Continue reading

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registering electronics

As I get ready to leave, I find myself accumulating more and more electronic equipment I need for my work in India. Here’s what I found out about registering electronics (or other valuable items), to prevent them from being taxed … Continue reading

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travel health consultation

One of my goals for this blog is to serve as a reference to people who do a Fulbright in India in the coming years. So feel free to skip this entry (and others like it) if you’re not in … Continue reading

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