Bhavya Vatrapu, Hyderabad-based travel blogger, highlights its impact on local economy and ecology
Hyderabad: Quitting a job and travelling the world is a dream for many but is something that’s only possible for a few. For city-based professional traveller Bhavya Vatrapu it started as exactly that but through the years, she has evolved from being a tourist to an advocate of sustainable travel.
Bhavya who had a corporate job wanted to just go and explore the world. “I was fully supporting my family when I was 21. I was just out of college and I was earning and paying for my brother’s education and by the time I was 25, I just wanted to get away for a bit and I ended up going to Pondicherry first and then I went backpacking in Europe a little later,” she says.
While travelling abroad, the kind of people she met made her realise that there are ways in which one can earn money…