Excellent post Raam. I admire your pairing down to ONE bag and perspective. The world would be a better place if everyone stepped out of their comfort zone and experienced other cultures.

When you see people in other countries who live with next to no possessions, yet have a huge smile on their face, it makes you wonder!

The cockroach part freaks me out, reminds me of a time I spent living in Amsterdam. A friends couch (before I got my apt.), was loaded with them, at this point the street was a better choice.

What purpose does the Nokia serve…using a local SIM?