Meet me in the shallows,Where I am swaying my soul to your whims,Dancing to the noises,Drinking from the barrels,Shattering the earth with my laughterAt the lamest of jokes that you have.Behaving. Just as you had wanted. Meet me not in the depths of the caves hidden away from the light,For there’s a darkness that willContinue reading “Musings on a wintry night”
Here’s to the onset of yet another monsoon of my life, of a promise to hold on to life even when it enveloped with the darkest clouds, of reminding myself that the darkest clouds bring the most beautiful rains. And I will forever dance and drench myself in the beauty of the rains.
Sometimes in life, when you are traveling look out for all the imperfections a place holds. Its okay to not find a perfect frame, it’s okay if a place is not conventionally insta-worthy and just like that it’s absolutely fine if your life is going through phases of imperfection! Life and travel is all aboutContinue reading “Travel Teaches- Beauty in Mundane Things”
We probably only look out for the perfect shot when we are vacationing in a land far away. We look for the perfect sunrise on mountains and the picturesque sun setting behind the line where the sky meets the sea. We have talked about the crystal clear blue skies of the Pacifics or the IndianContinue reading “Travel Teaches: Inspirations Lies Everywhere”
If you are travelling in Germany or you live in Germany, you cannot possibly ignore the constant reminder of its troubled times and the Holocaust. And if your travel partner is a World War II buff like mine, you cannot escape but to revisit the memorials and museums highlighting the Nazi regime that the countryContinue reading “Travel teaches: Hope & Compassion”
You were the fastest among millions to travel when it was your time to be born. You didn’t have to wait for another to reach your destination to make the maximum impact and look, here you are now. Not everything in life is best enjoyed in someone’s company, there are things which are enjoyed incomparably,Continue reading “10 signs that prove you are carved for solo travel”
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”
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”
Travel teaches you things that probably no other experience in life does! One of the many things it taught me is PATIENCE!
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”