An open air museum in Goreme, Cappadocia, Turkey 1

Imagine that you are standing in front of a giant earth pyramid with gaping holes in it that look like windows and doors to a nether world. Now pan your head from left to right and see yourself surrounded by these tall pillars and cones that seemed to have mushroomed everywhere around you. The holes […]

Churches in Goreme, open air museum, Cappadocia

Kids, Himachal Pradesh

A do nothing holiday in Kandaghat 12

Have you ever had a holiday just staring at the mountains, watching the mist float gently from one peak to the other, revealing streaks of sunlight caressing the contours of the conifers ? Have you ever had a holiday when you hear a mysterious call of a bird and you step out of your room […]

On a road trip in Bali, visiting temples 14

One of the best ways to discover a country is on a road trip. And while the husband and I were holidaying in Bali, I was keen to hire a car and drive around the country and visit as many temples as possible. The challenge however was to find our way through small villages and […]

Kecak dance, Bali

travel tweeters

Featured again ! Top 100 travel tweeters and more 12

As a blogger, I am always grateful to people who recognize my work and feature me in their websites, blogs and communities. And when the recognition comes from abroad, I let go of my modesty a bit. Recently I had posted that I was included in the top 100 social media influencers to be followed […]

Ten reasons to visit Chennai 8

It is a city that always tugs at my heartstrings even though I do not live there anymore. And yet Chennai or Madras where I was born and bred is the city I call home.  The lure of the city is so strong that even though I live 360 kms away in the neighbouring state, […]

St Marys Church, Fort St George, Chennai