How beautiful it is to catch a Rainbow after a mid-afternoon rain? I was lucky to witness one during my visit to the Waterfall Tea Estate on the outskirts of Coimbatore.
My roving encounters
How often do we long to stay in a Cottage in an English countryside? I found one to stay in right here in India. Located 3kms before Doddabetta on Ooty Road in the Nilgiri Hills is located this cottage which the couple owning it also […]
In today’s world, everyone is so impatient to live their lives in the fast lane of their life that they are not able to take time out to celebrate the little-daily moments of joy that life has to offer. Same holds good for many tourists […]
The best way to rejuvenate a ‘stressed soul is to go binge on a ‘dessert’. For, I once read, “Stressed” spelt backwards = Desserts 🙂 Bengalis love their sweets and thus, my visit to Kolkata could have never been complete without gorging on the famous […]
It is said, that “Happiness is a way of travel – not a destination”. In India, there are not only beautiful places to visit, but also, the roads which lead to them are equally wondrous, and that is what prompts me to undertake road trips. […]
Andaman and Nicobar islands are clusters of islands in the Bay of Bengal that become the Southern-most part of India. Ross Island is one of those islands amongst Andaman Islands, which is located on the Eastern side of Port Blair, home to the infamously-famous colonial […]
Travelling means different things to different people. For some, it means thronging popular tourist destinations and getting yourself clicked at famous monuments or beaches. But for others, like me, travel also means getting away from the noise and crowds to places that are blessed with […]
Remnants of an old and abandoned scooter caught my attention while strolling through the by-lanes of Old Delhi.
‘Jugaad’ is what makes #IncredibleIndia an incredibly #InnovativeIndia. It refers to the spirit of Indians to find a way out of any tricky situation by using ‘out of the box’ thinking! So, whether it is bending the rules when faced by the recent #Demonetisation avalanche or using creativity to convert […]
Whether its travelling or journeying through our day-to-day life, we are often guilty of overlooking the ‘small moments of joy’ while in search of ‘days of happiness’. Thus, often, travelling in natural surroundings and observing little big species at work maintaining the balance of a […]
You may term it Asia’s biggest slum or term it Asia’s biggest informal recycling hub, but my walk and learn visit through the by-lanes of ‘Dharavi’ in Mumbai were my baby-steps into the field of ‘Waste Management’ before I, along with my brother, Vivek launched Jaagruti […]
For the traveler on-the-go in India’s sultry hot weather, sipping on fresh tender-coconut water or ‘Nariyal Pani’ as we call it, straight of the Coconut shell, is pure divine! Not only does sipping coconut water keep you hydrated and helps you beat the heat, it […]
I had gone to Vapi, an industrial town in Gujarat on a work-visit. Once done with work and having never visited any Union Territory of our country other than Chandigarh, I headed to Daman, a Union Territory of India located just 13kms away from Vapi. […]
We travel for various reasons, the biggest reason for me is to seek answers to my curious questions. A born and brought up in Delhi girl, who has seen the Ridge forest in Delhi loosing its sheen and tree cover over the years of growing […]
If you want to witness the ‘World’s largest human-powered Washing Machine’ in action, this is the place to visit. Every morning at 4:30am, over 700 washermen or laundrymen and their families, start beating the dirt out of thousands of kilograms of dirty laundry in 1026 […]