Have you experienced the thrill of shuttling back and forth between India and a foreign land on your own free will? And that too, without a passport or a visa and without being checked by Policemen or the Army? Yes , it is possible and […]
Travel – India
This statue of Lord Shiva’s face in a meditative pose, was clicked when I visited the Isha Yoga Centre situated on the foothills of Velliangiri Mountains, situated in Coimbatore district in the state of Tamil Nadu. This Centre is one of the most sought-after destinations […]
With a temple located right at the edge of the Sea Shore and if rumours are to be believed, 6 more temples submerged underneath it – that’s the ‘Sea Shore Temple’ at Mahabalipuram or Mamallapuram for you! Located at an hour’s drive from my hometown, […]
Ladies and gentlemen, welcome to the ‘Rice bowl of Tamil Nadu’, the epicenter of Chola Dynasty (one the largest dynasties to rule South India) and a place of immense religious, art and architectural significance; welcome to Thanjavur, formerly and popularly referred to as Tanjore. For […]
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.
Want to forget all your worries of the day? Go watch a sunset at the Harbour! This photograph was clicked while I de-stressed myself in the tranquil atmosphere at the Cochin Harbour.
For most Indians, the word ‘beach’ reminds them of Goa! Though we often drool at the sight of pristine beaches in foreign lands that we see on TV Travel Shows and head to Goa for its lovely beaches, we would do well to remember that […]
Once a French colony, and currently a union territory of India, Puducherry has lots to offer for travellers. For any short trip with friends and family based in Chennai, the first place which comes to my mind is Puducherry. We just hop into the car […]
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 […]
Sometimes ,it’s not the destination but rather the mode of travel undertaken to that destination that fascinates us. This statement holds true on what you choose to reach the summer capital for Former Madras presidency – Udhagamandalam, widely and famously known as Ooty. Though the […]
“Gar firdaus bar-rue zamin ast, hami asto, hamin asto, hamin ast.” “If there is a heaven on earth, it’s here, it’s here, it’s here.” These words of Mughal Emperor Jahangir describing the beauty of ‘Kashmir’ have captivated me since the time I first heard them […]
Long before initiatives/campaigns like #IncredibleIndia were undertaken, it is the Taj Mahal, an acknowledged wonder of the world, the monument of love, a historical piece of architecture, which has for time immemorial attracted many tourists and travellers alike to India. I am posting this photograph […]
“Where do I travel this time?” , was the biggest question running in my mind in the month of April 2016. Bored of the usual tourist locations and also thinking about the hot weather in North India at this time, I stumbled upon this article […]
The history of many Indian towns and its royalty, it’s culture and traditions, it’s battles and scars is narrated through its tall-standing storytellers – it’s Forts and it’s Palaces. The 15th Century Mehrangarh Fort located in Jodhpur is one such marvel! Standing tall at over […]