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Workation

Workation

January 8, 2019 / More

Before you start reading, think about the word Work-ation and what does it mean to you? Ask yourself if you were connected with office on your last holiday. Lastly, ask yourself what does vacation mean to you. The frequency of

Honeymooning in Gulmarg in 2018

Honeymooning in Gulmarg in 2018

January 2, 2019 / More

Sipping hot Kashmiri Kahwa, feasting on some of the most delicious chocolate cookies, overlooking a landscape covered in snow. This was our welcome to Gulmarg, where our trip organizer welcomed us to his home enroute to our hotel. An easy

Do I want to be a mountaineer (Part 1)

Do I want to be a mountaineer (Part 1)

July 10, 2018 / More

The mountains have secret trails, which are generally known and traversed by the inhabitants of the mountain kingdom. You and I may fall and trip, if we dare venture on these trails. That is what I wanted to learn…how to

Skiing across Greenland with Deeya

Skiing across Greenland with Deeya

June 19, 2018 / More

I am intrigued by the travel destinations we are opting for these days. A far cry from the touristy Shimla and Mussoorie, Gulmarg and Sonmarg and Ooty and the Kerala backwaters. Today, it is adventure-based travel and to places whose

Jordan, exploring a jewel along the Silk Road

Jordan, exploring a jewel along the Silk Road

January 29, 2018 / More

One of my travel inspirations is the mountains. The other is countries that are part of the Silk Road. Stories of trade, trade of beautiful textiles, handcrafted carpets, fresh spices, baubles and more; in a time when there was no

Tete-a-tete with Travelling Titans: Zia Mody

Tete-a-tete with Travelling Titans: Zia Mody

October 5, 2017 / More

You know how people have a hit list. I have one too! Not people I want to hit, but the contrary. People whose courage inspires me, people whose travel adds to my own and those who have a candid confidence,

Please Save Manali

Please Save Manali

May 24, 2017 / More

Clean air, fun friends, nature’s bounty, cool clime, warm people, adventure hub… the list can go on. This was how I experienced Manali in 2015 and 2016. All these things took me back to the place this year too. I

Travel Lessons ~ Part 2

Travel Lessons ~ Part 2

May 18, 2017 / More

Travel tips / hacks This is the 2nd in the series of posts that I upload on lessons learnt during my travels. You can read the first post here. Selecting your flights I have always wanted to find the best

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