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Rachel Rueckert

Rachel Rueckert

Rachel Rueckert is a writer, photographer, high school teacher, and a travel addict. She studied anthropology and English at Brigham Young University where she did field work in Ghana and India for her thesis, a collection of travel essays. When Rachel is not teaching English in urban education, she is calculating how much money she needs for her next plane ticket to anywhere.

Articles By Rachel Rueckert

11 Ways to Avoid Money Mishaps When Traveling in India Published 04 Mar 2014

Have you ever worried that you are paying an unofficial “foreigners tax” on things you try to buy in another country? If you are a foreigner traveling in India, particular a Westerner, the reality is that you are a perfect target for locals looking to ...

11 Things to Do Before Volunteering in a Developing Country Published 18 Feb 2014

Passport? Check. Visa? Check. Plane ticket, deodorant, travel guide, and an adventurous spirit? Check and check. These are all obvious things to consider before traveling abroad, particularly to a developing country, but are you sure you have considere...