Who knows the flower best? The one who has read about it in books, or the one who finds it out in the wild?
And while I sat at the rock beach, it hit me that THIS is the Bay Of Bengal that I kept reading about in my geography and history classes, it was not just a point on a map anymore – I knew it better than just literature and books.
The northern plains of Sri Lanka traditionally referred to as Rajarata, or “The King’s Land”, now known as the Cultural Triangle.
There are so many ways to explore this beautiful world, first we choose a medium and then the mode of transport. While the most common mode happens to be land and air, cruise ship remains the most popular one. And why should it not be? You experience the thrill of cruising through vast untamed oceans, […]
Travel and tourism industry is one of the largest contributors to the global economy with a record of 7.6 trillion USD in 2014 and it is only here to grow. With every travel enthusiast seeking to hop on their next big adventure right from swimming with sharks in South Africa to trekking the highest points […]
A week after my trip here I am sitting in my Bengaluru apartment sipping some Sri Lankan tea reminiscing the time spent in the land of Serendipity. Sri Lanka at a glimpse: Our neighboring island country is very well known for its tea estates, elephant orphanages, Buddhist ruins, national parks, beaches, hiking trails and a […]
So many of us exasperated individuals, hustling about our everyday tasks find peace at the site of a mountain. May be it was the enormity of this beautiful creation or just the sheer bewilderment of this geographical phenomenon…This is a photo story on a 6 day road trip through Manila-Choukori-Munsyari-Patala Bhubaneshwar-Kausani-Lohaghat. The idea was to […]
Nestled in the majestic Nilgiri Mountains, Ooty, is rightfully called the queen of hill stations. The foggy winters, flowery summers and lush green monsoon makes it an ideal destination to visit throughout the year. Known for its vast meadows, n number of panoramic sites, gardens filled with variety of fauna and its picture perfect valleys […]
There are plenty of ways to explore a city, having tried most of them, my favorite remains touring it on foot. Walking around a city of your interest on your pace- no pushy guides, no fixed plan to abide by, no hassle whatsoever. Erm, except for one! That is chalking out the walk which connects […]
Vietnam like many other South East Asian countries have been a backpacker’s go to place since time immemorial, owing to its budget friendly tag. As it saw the increasing influx of backpackers a number of accommodation cropped up, you can easily find a dorm room as low as $5 for a night including breakfast, all […]