Ten reasons to visit Chennai

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

Sunrise, Mashobra

Driving down in Himachal Pradesh to Mashobra and Chail 6

The roads curl and wind through the mountains, but every time I look out of the window, the deodars are there. And so are the conifers¬† and the pines, standing as sentinels, watching every new visitor on the Himalayan roads. While driving around The Himalayas, I hardly feel like I am moving from one town […]

Cruising down Tonle Sap Lake in Cambodia 8

It was a beautiful day, one of those days when you would like to lose yourself in the never ending blue sky and watch the aimless drifting clouds float around it. I was in Siem Reap, Cambodia, sitting amidst the ruins of a small shrine in Angkor Thom browsing on my Opera Mini browser looking […]

Tonle Sap, Cambodia, Siem Reap, floating villages

Buddha, Thiksey, monastery, Ladakh

Four monasteries in Ladakh you must not miss 7

If there is one word to describe Ladakh, it is breathtaking. And CEAT Tyres along with Mahindra Adventures are offering a ride into heaven with Monastery Escape. All you have to do is to tell them what you would do, if you get a chance to be part of the ten day road trip. Read […]

Photo feature – Sheikh Zayad Mosque, the largest in UAE 12

Eid Mubarak to everyone. We feature one of the largest mosques in the Emirates. Driving from Dubai to Abu Dhabi, the Sheikh Zayed Mosque, which is apparently the size of five football fields. It is a silent afternoon and there is just a handful of us at the mosque. And walking around I realize that […]

Abu Dhabi mosque