Literally translated to tip of the bow, Dhanushkodi is a place of religious significance to Hindus in India. This previously busy fishing town is a ghost town today. A major cyclone ravaged the fishing hamlet in 1964, what remains today is just ruins. People don’t live there anymore like they used to and if you … Continue reading “Dhanushkodi – The South Eastern Tip of India”
Yes, every Hindu makes it a point to visit Rameshwaram and Kashi at least once in his/her lifetime. These two places have great significance in our lives. While I haven’t been to Kashi, Rameshwaram is one place that will be memorable for me. I have been here as a toddler, but have no memory of … Continue reading “Rameshwaram”
Madurai is among the major cities in Tamil Nadu after capital city Chennai. Sometimes referred to as the Temple City, this city is said to “never sleep”. I have been here as a child and also during my college years. It is said that you can get food any time of the day in Madurai.
Mamallapuram or Mahabalipuram which is located about 50km from Chennai, Tamil Nadu in the South of India, was one place we visited during our recent trip to India, Chennai to be precise (April 2017)! We have visited the place as children, probably in the 90s but thoroughly enjoyed re visiting the place and were able … Continue reading “Day Trip To Mahabalipuram”
So, it has been ages since I visited this space and I literally kill myself everyday for neglecting my blog. But you know the Mojo has to be there and only then can you write.
Tioman Island is home to loads of coral reefs, it is one among the popular scuba diving sites in this part of the world. It surely is a place of interest for marine biologists and aqua-life enthusiasts.
Hello folks, I know I know it has been quite some time since I posted… Been busy with work and also back to back festivals in October (maybe I must post something on that too!) I wrote this post for a travel startup called TourPlus that lets you hire local tour guides to make your … Continue reading “Travel Tips For South-East Asia Trip”
My previous post about Hong Kong China has everything that need to know about the city such as public transport, the airport etc. In this post, you can read about what we saw and what we did – activities in the city, that can be done over a couple of days. You can read about … Continue reading “A Family Trip To Hong Kong China!”
Being vegetarian or vegan was once frowned upon, as a lifestyle choice. By far, the maximum number of vegetarians come from India and it was a huge challenge for us Indians to travel any place outside the country. Travel was the last thing, many people left their lucrative jobs abroad just because they could not … Continue reading “Being Vegetarian/Vegan – A Challenge For The Traveller?”
As Indians, we tend to visit a lot of small towns, hill stations during our vacations – visit our cousins or ancestral village or just chill out during the summer in a cooler place – both of us (A and me) lived in cities that have a beautiful shoreline, a few beaches.