New Zealand South Island 1 Week Itinerary

I recently took a short 1 week trip to New Zealand South Island with some friends from medical school. Due to our residency training requirements and the difficulty in coordinating our leave, it is extremely difficult to go for a longer trip. Still, we managed to visit a few of the best places on South Island. A few of our friends have asked us for our itinerary, so here it is!
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Yosemite National Park

Just over a month ago, I embarked on an epic road trip along the western end of the States to celebrate my graduation from medical school. My first stop was Yosemite National Park, where I spent 5 days marveling at nature’s wonders.

School’s Out, the Doc’s In

Here I am, gleefully throwing away my identity as a medical student. 5 years of medical school passed by in a flash, and in a blink of the eye, I have graduated. I wished time hadn’t passed so quickly.

Friends and fellow batchmates (and now colleagues) of the Class of 2017: all the best and may we never forget why we chose this profession in the first place.

Spain/Portugal Tour 2016 Part 2 – Portugal

Earlier in May this year, I took a 2 week long solo trip to Spain and Portugal. I covered quite a few places – Barcelona, Seville, Madrid, Porto and Lisbon – with some day trips from each major city. In this post, I document a summary of my travel experiences in Portugal. You can read more about my travels in Spain in Part 1.
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