Embracing the color and glamour at the Carnival of Venice. Taking you through the journey of how and where it all began!
2017 was an eventful year for me with varied experiences across the globe. Although I have not been able to pen down all my travels, here are some of my […]
Meet Ikram Ahmad Khan - His family has been in the craft of Lac Bangle Making in Jaipur for nearly 300 years. Watch and hear him narrate his fascinating anecdotes over a session of lac bangle making.
Surrounded by mountains and picturesque villas, Lago Di Como (as the locals call it !) is a popular retreat among the tourists as well as the locals. Nearly an hour […]
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). […]
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 […]
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 […]
During my visit to one of the coffee plantations in Bali, I was in for a pleasant surprise ! I stood before the very source responsible for the world’s most […]
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 […]
Alternate therapies are one thing that keep fascinating me over the years. I have always been a fan of Ayurveda since childhood. When I relocated to Singapore, I was introduced […]
Gurudwara Bir Baba Buddha Sahib A small boy grazing cattle outside the village happened to notice Guru Nanak. The boy’s name was Bura. He offered a bowl of milk to […]
Sipping my cup of coffee, I walked into the neighborhood of Kampong Glam which was once known as the Arab quarter in olden days. Quirky shops, eclectic boutiques, middle eastern […]
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 […]
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 […]
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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 […]
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 […]