In Praise of a Solo Staycation

How getting away from my family helped me unwind.

Villa surrounded by greenery
Photo credit Ranjani Rao

The plan was simple. To take a week off from work and two days off from home. A solo staycation in Singapore. Simply put, me time.

I wanted to accomplish three things:

  • Be silent
  • Read without interruption



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Ranjani Rao

Ranjani Rao


I write insightful personal stories about my scientist, immigrant, travel life. 4 books Share memoir journey