In this episode, Archana reminds us of how sometimes, our passion finds us. Through the story of how her career path completely changed, we learn that unprecedented and seemingly bad situations can be the ones that end up changing our lives for the better. Archana dives into how botched travel plans sparked her transition from a successful marketing career to developing her own travel blogging brand and business model. She also gives us top tips for exploring India and abroad, as well as her advice for living a nomadic lifestyle. Tune in to our uplifting chat, you may find yourself smiling the next time things don’t go according to plan!
With over 15 years of marketing experience under her belt, Archana works as a brand consultant, photographer, public speaker, and influencer. She is one of the most awarded travel bloggers of 2018-19 and is committed to working on issues like climate change, responsible tourism, women’s empowerment and social inclusion of the underprivileged in emerging markets like Asia, Central and Eastern Europe and Africa.
She regularly speaks at global conferences like TEDx, World Travel Mart, Arabian Travel Mart, Global MICE Congress and Awards, and Photo Tourism Conference & Awards, among others.
You can find her documented experiences on travelseewrite.com along with freelance writing to news outlets in Asia, Europe and the US. She has used her writing and influencer skills to create project awareness for tourism boards, destinations, travel companies, NGOs, and brand partners around the world.