The Sinking Sonar Quila (Golden Fort)

As I entered into the city of Jaisalmer, my eyes fell upon the magnificent and perhaps the only living fort in the whole of Asia – Sonar Quila (Golden Fort). […]

Rajasthan Road Trip

Outlining my Itinerary of Rajasthan Road Trip featuring 10 Destinations My journey started from the pink city, Jaipur as marked in the map ending with the beautiful city of Lakes […]

Hong Kong Highlights

I woke up to a view of a helicopter landing on the helipad of some tall towering building. A light drizzle blocked my view. With few hours at hand to […]

Chasing Dolphins in Bali

One of my best memories of Bali was riding deep into the sea in spider boats to watch dolphins. As I stayed in Kuta, I was asked to get ready […]

Kecak and Fire Dance at Uluwatu Temple

Over the centuries, the popular Indian epic Ramayana has been retold in various ways. I happened to attend one of them when few chapters of the epic were narrated in the […]

Suryagarh Hotel, Jaisalmer

Set against the idyllic backdrop of Thar desert, Suyagarh Jaisalmer strikes a great balance of luxury and heritage. As my cab drove through the massive gates of this boutique hotel, I […]

Postcards from Bali

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Gadi Sagar Lake, Jaisalmer

During my stay in Jaisalmer, I visited Gadi Sagar Lake. It is a man-made reservoir built by Maharaja Garsi Singh in 1367 AD to preserve the lake water. With the […]

Chinese Gardens

On a lazy afternoon, I decided to visit Chinese Gardens park in Jurong, Singapore.  The garden was designed by Prof. Yuen-Chen Yu, an architect from Taiwan. It is located next to Chinese […]

Muay Thai

The sound of a bell feels like a jolt to my ears.  As the clock continues to tick, I could feel the tension rising in the air. My limbs feel […]

Damnoen Saduak Floating Market : In Pictures

Damnoen Saduak Floating Market is roughly 30 minutes drive from Maeklong Railway Market.  Having seen the real floating villages in Cambodia, I had a decent idea on how floating markets […]

Maeklong Railway Market

One of the craziest and interesting sights in Bangkok is a trip to the Maeklong Railway Market.  What makes this market unique is that a train runs through the middle […]