explore with heena

Hey there! I am Heena and welcome to my explorations. I am born and raised in Mumbai, India but I grew up in Sikkim, Manipal, Montenegro, Japan and all over the world. At the moment, I work remotely as a mechanical engineer, study Advanced Diploma in Japanese language and practice Aerial Yoga. Otherwise I spend my time working out, playing Age of Empires DE and writing for my website.

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  • Is it safe to take a Goa trip in Covid times?
    A Goa trip during Covid Pandemic sounds crazy eh? We have stayed at home all lockdown but now may be its time to fly around and holiday a bit right? So after a lot of thought, conversations and research I made it there for a good 11 days on my own. So long after Goa reopens, I did a suitcase travel and it was totally worth it. Why Goa? Visit Goa because its not a off beat area, everyone seemed to be there, accessible by road in case of emergencies, just an hours flight from Mumbai, lots of local friends,…
  • Manali to Leh Cycling Experience
    My Manali to Leh cycling experience was so unique and absolutely unforgettable. I cycled through the Himalayas for over 9 days with Unventured and here is how my Manali to Leh cycling blog story unfolded. View this post on Instagram A post shared by HEENAS.IN | Heena | ヒーナ (@explorer.heena) Inception of the idea. I was on a Campfire India trek where Kristopher and I randomly told each other some day we should have a Manali to Leh cycling experience. We had heard of those stories from someone at some point. I got a bike to cycle to class in…