Travel Teaches: The Promise of Life

Life, as we all know in our own ways, is a strange thing – both the presence and absence of it. As I was basking in the joy of the ‘presence’ of it doing what I love most, traveling, I was hit with the ‘absence’ bit – I lost my father. That was life showingContinue reading “Travel Teaches: The Promise of Life”

Rantings #4: Lessons from an Old Man

Maumere.. a nice little sleepy town of Flores! The sea calm, it’s an off season with absolutely no tourist and its raining on patches.. an empty beach with a couple of Germans and an English couple roaming around! I don’t think I’ve ever had a vacation more filled with the quietness of solitude than thisContinue reading “Rantings #4: Lessons from an Old Man”

5 Ways to Explore Fort Kochi in a Day

Fort Kochi is often overlooked in run of the mill Kerala trips or at max treated as a stopover while visiting the Munnars and Alleppys of Kerala. But Kerala has much more than beautiful backwaters or the lush green tea estates and Fort Kochi is one such gem of a charmer, a quaint little townContinue reading “5 Ways to Explore Fort Kochi in a Day”

6 Quick Tips to Manage Travelling with a Full Time Job

I have lost count of the number of times I have been asked “How do you manage to travel so much with a full time job?” or “Share tips on travelling with full time job” and all such. To all these I smile and say, to make travel to happen all you need is enthusiasmContinue reading “6 Quick Tips to Manage Travelling with a Full Time Job”

Rantings #2: The Giant Void

Day number two in New York and an afternoon to myself gives me the perfect opportunity to roam around the WTC with no such agenda in mind. Needless to say that there’s this obvious excitement to see the WTC, one of the tallest man made structures whose tryst with the destiny shook the entire world.Continue reading “Rantings #2: The Giant Void”

Gili Air: A Procrastinator’s Paradise

Picture a small, no, a tiny island.. put a bunch of people in there as if they were born to smile and “halo” at you.. scatter a few cafes and spas here and there, place colorful bean bags along the white sandy beach, try to fill the gaps wherever you want with a dive shopContinue reading “Gili Air: A Procrastinator’s Paradise”

Photo Blog: The Doors of India

Doors, in my eyes, have always had an aura of mystery around themselves! The thrill of stepping into the unknown not knowing what lies beyond, or sometimes an inward journey, a known journey towards our comfort zone, our homes, and at times journeys, away from home, they have always had a story to tell! ThroughContinue reading “Photo Blog: The Doors of India”