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Month: January 2017

Thekkady, Periyar, Kumarakom – Jewels of Kerala

Thekkady, Periyar, Kumarakom – Jewels of Kerala

When we started from Munnar on sunny but cool morning for Thekkady, Periyar, Kumarakom. We were staying in tea garden area, so route we have chosen for Thekkady didn’t pass through the town of Munnar. We started from our hotel in tea garden area and driving through spice plantation. There was Cardamom plantation on the slopes, then I had seen Black pepper plants/vines on both sides of roads and other spices trees. There were small & big houses with some…

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Celebrating Republic Day

Celebrating Republic Day

My usual Republic day celebration is watching Parade on TV and enjoying Parathas with curd & pickle. This is a routine since childhood and still, enjoy watching Parade and stuffing on Parathas 🙂  

Munnar places to visit – The Tea Town of Kerala

Munnar places to visit – The Tea Town of Kerala

We were staying in Cochin but before we can start, it started raining very heavily. It was pouring cats and dogs and within 10 minutes open corridor of resort filled with water. But due to heavy rain we had to wait and after 30 minutes when rain turned to light drizzling we started.  We were staying in Bolgotty Island we took ferry to cross the river. We reached the jetty and our driver got the car in to ferry for…

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Oversharing on Social Media – Facebook

Oversharing on Social Media – Facebook

These days there is so much oversharing on social media that it becomes a syndrome for some people. Initially I shared my thoughts and holiday or other pictures on FB with my “Friends”. Then started playing some funny… Oh no…. rather stupid games and competing with friends…. Ha ha…. It was addictive in a way but thankfully I identified this problem with in 2 months that how stupid these “Game” thing. I quit the games and deactivated FB account for…

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History and Nature of Bhangarh, Sariska, Alwar

History and Nature of Bhangarh, Sariska, Alwar

This was one of the short and sweet trips with my friends. We have decided to visist History and Nature of Bhangarh, Sariska, Alwar as no air or train tickets required. We planned our trip at very last minute in the month of December. Which is an ideal time to visit anywhere in Rajasthan. We hired a cab for the entire trip and it was convenient. In Sariska Tiger Reserve, they allow people to go in there car but we…

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Ladakh Trip – Land of High Passes

Ladakh Trip – Land of High Passes

My Ladakh Trip was one of the best trip. I had followed below itinerary when I traveled to Ladakh by air. It was a relaxed tour in comparison to what people usually do. I have seen many beautiful places.  I feel that if time permit, do add 1 more day and visit Tsomoriri Lake. How to travel: I traveled by air as it was my solo trip. I took Flight from Delhi to Leh, it’s 1.30 Hour flight. By Air…

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Global Vipassana Pagoda Mumbai

Global Vipassana Pagoda Mumbai

I had been to Mumbai many times. Most of the time we visit Colaba area or make it base to go to close by places but this time I decided to visit some other places in Mumbai. We had decided to see Global Vipassana Pagoda Mumbai, where we had not been before. We were staying in Malad and Global Vipassana Pagoda Mumbai is very close from there. We decided to go via Gorai Creek jetty and reached there by an…

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Khajuraho Temples Images – Erotic Sculptures

Khajuraho Temples Images – Erotic Sculptures

When we talk about Khajuraho, the first thing comes to mind is “Khajuraho temple images”. I have been to Khajuraho with a women travel group. We took an overnight train from Delhi to Khajuraho, which was supposed to reach in morning but it got several hours late due to fog and we reached late so that day we could not explore much. We went for sound and light show in the evening. After it, we had a bonfire at the…

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Bara Pani on the way to Shillong

Bara Pani on the way to Shillong

When I went to the northeast, I planned 2 nights stay in Shillong.It is connected to Guwahati with National highway 40 and best way to travel to Shillong. I have hired a taxi from Guwahati for the entire trip. We started our journey in morning to avoid the traffic of Guwahati. On the way, we stopped at a non-descriptive place for breakfast. There is nothing to write about the food we had but yes it was fresh and filling. After…

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