Category: Travel Tales

Lakshman Jhula, Rishikesh

Lakshman Jhula is the most popular landmark in Rishikesh, Uttarakhand. It is a 450-ft long suspended bridge and connects Tehri and Pauri district. Rishikesh is located in the foothills of the Himalayas and is about 45 km from Dehradun, the state capital. When we visited Rishikesh on a beautiful winter morning in …

Sawasdee Thailand

What comes to your mind when you think of a small but stunning country with miles of white powdery beaches, limestone cliffs, amazing marine life, lush green forests, dynamic cities and hundreds of intricately carved temples? A place with year-round sunshine, postcard-perfect islands, divine flavors and warm-hearted and smiley people? A …

Why you must do a Camel Safari in Jaisalmer

One of the best things to do in Rajasthan is to go for a Camel Safari in Jaisalmer. Enter Jaisalmer and you cannot miss the beautiful golden fort that arises amidst the sand dunes and sandstone buildings. The golden rays of the sun adorn the city furthermore. It is known …

Happy Birthday, Madras!!

I remember shedding tears when my job offer asked me to report to CHENNAI. Yes, I wept thinking of living in a hot, humid and unclean place. At least that was what I heard of the city before stepping in. I boarded the train and my fears came alive when …

To the Glorious Past

2,134 B.C A gorgeous, olive-skinned goddess enters the outer foyer. Her body has been painted in the ancient Egyptian manner. She’s a stunning sight to behold. This is ANCK-SU-NAMUN- Pharaoh’s Mistress. Glaring out over the city at the setting sun is a handsome, muscular MAN with intense, evil eyes. This is IMHOTEP-High Priest …

Five Dream Destinations!!

Though I always say that I am easy to please, when it came to picking my dream destinations my imaginations knew no bounds. I went about picking the Wonders of the World. Well they say, Dream Big, isn’t it? 🙂 Great wall of China: Remember the popular Tollywood/Bollywood movie- Jeans? …

Mesmerizing Malaysia

Diverse. Healing. Growing. Beautiful. Exotic. How else can you describe Malaysia! So, when my fiance popped up the question on where I would like to travel for our honeymoon, I immediately answered Malaysia! He was clearly wonder-struck as he imagined me saying London Paris or New York like any lovey-dovey …