The ‘Toy Story’ from Channapatna

Channapatna

Flashback to a long time ago. A bus from Bangalore to Mysore, a Kannada movie playing for the travelers who might or might not be interested. It was my first time in South India and  I was fascinated by the diversity and vastness of the country. I had spent a couple of days at Bangalore, exploring … [Read more…]

Drive around Yas Island in a Ferrari

My first memories of an F1 race are all about fighting for the remote. While my brother watched those racing cars , sometimes, banging into each other, I always wanted to put a stop to this madness and instead watch Cartoon Network. There was almost always a fight, which I won sometimes, and on others … [Read more…]

Kaas Plateau – A Riot Of Colors

The list of places I want to visit and things I want to experience is growing longer day by day. So much so that I can’t stop questioning if a lifetime will ever be enough? Such thoughts disturb me and then I make a mental note of packing as much experience and travel as possible before … [Read more…]

Taiwan – The Most Underrated Travel Destination of Asia

I have been penning a lot of travel-fantasies these days. You can’t really blame me, blame this world which is so beautiful, even with all it’s our flaws. While we have already daydreamed across Bali and Macau, today it’s Taiwan’s turn.Do you know that the country has much more to offer other than technology and smartphones? … [Read more…]

A Perfect Holiday in Macau

Macau

Yesterday’s daydreaming about Bali left me daydreaming some more. This time about a destination that came up as a probable international trip of the year with my college gang. A late night whatsapp group chat was responsible for keeping me awake way past my bedtime ( which is 2 a.m. by the way) While it all began … [Read more…]

Five Offbeat Things To Do On a Vacation In Bali

Bali

Bali has been on my bucket list since forever. Somehow it has been one of those elusive places I keep on thinking about but couldn’t visit. Someday, I will set foot on those serene white sand beaches and see layers of stories unfold. Just like Liz Gilbert, I will have my own version of Eat Pray … [Read more…]

Postcards from Neemrana

Neemrana

Every now and then I crave to leave the city behind and head to some place nice and slow- to pack meaningful moments in the same twenty four hour day which seems much smaller here. Most of the times, such trips are unplanned ones spanning over a weekend. After all there is no such thing … [Read more…]

Unfolding a Fairytale at Kanker Palace, Chhattisgarh

Kanker Palace

Would you believe me if I told you that I got a chance to live a fairy-tale for a day? Would you believe that this was no Disneyland but a real palace, with  real a prince and princess? Would you believe that an alternate world in all it’s royal glory still exists? This fairy tale made … [Read more…]