Bombay – my good haven?

Most of you know that I recently visited Mumbai as a first stop in my roots travel to India. Mumbai was formerly known as Bombay. The Portuguese called this city “Good Haven” (Bombaim), after which British conquerors made it sound more English: “Bombay”. I have been adopted out of Mumbai to Belgium back in theContinue reading “Bombay – my good haven?”

Roots research – my never ending story

While I’m flying to Mumbai, I’m having mixed feelings. I’m looking forward to visit Mumbai again, go to my orphanage and continue my roots travel to Chennai. However, I’m at the same time sad to a certain extent. I’m sad because I will miss my home and significant ones. It feels like that I’m notContinue reading “Roots research – my never ending story”