This week, Traveller Interview features Saakshi and Vivek of seatbackupright.com. You can check out their blog at http://www.seatbackupright.com/ and their Instagram page at https://www.instagram.com/seatback_upright/
Please let us know a little bit about yourself: Hello! We are Saakshi & Vivek, travel enthusiasts, food lovers, sunset chasers and adventure seekers. I (Saakshi) am a dentist and Vivek is a banker. Our work gives us satisfaction while traveling fills our souls. We firmly believe in Work. Save. Travel. Repeat. Traveling to us is looking for new experiences, culture, off beat destinations, pushing our boundaries and getting out of our comfort zone. With each travel, we grow as an individual, collect moments and cherish memories.
What’s your favorite place so far?
What can’t you travel without?
Phone, camera and a good book
What destination have you found to be overrated?
Ko Samui – it is no doubt a beautiful island, but there are many more gorgeous islands in Thailand.
What’s the favorite thing you’ve bought during your travels?
We love buying local handmade things from every place we travel. Apart from that we are fridge magnet hoarders
Do you prefer solo travel or with someone else?
Always prefer to travel with someone. It’s mostly my husband and partner in crime Vivek.
What is the title of your future biography?
Wheels on heels
If you had to live in one, and only one, city for the rest of your life, which one would you choose?
What is the superpower you most want?
What’s your favorite quote?
“We live in a wonderful world that is full of beauty, charm and adventure. There is no end to the adventures that we can have if only we seek them with our eyes open.” Jawaharlal Nehru
Festival that you would most like to go to that you haven’t yet?
Rio carnival and Holi at Vrindavan
Travel tips to fellow travelers?
Always take travel insurance