Category: Travel

For some one who doesn’t really travel much, I’ve seen a lot of the world. My visits may be short – just a day in some places – but being an enthusiastic tourist, I make it a point to see what really matters. There are so many places to see and so many guide books on this Lonely Planet. I hope my stories of travel help you plan your vacations and make them more enjoyable. Welcome aboard and Bon Voyage.

Mumbai Diary, Travel

Another day in Bombay

There’s nothing more wonderful than visiting your city as a tourist. After all when most of my visits are confined to St. Stephen’s Cafe at Malabar Hill, Off the Hook at Breach Candy or Bhaji Gully at Nana Chowk, my view of Bombay is largely confined to what I see from my balcony. And these …

Travel

Why Melaka is fascinating

  And now my post is on the IndiBlogger Home page ! In 2014 I won a contest organised by Blogadda and Tourism Malaysia. It was an all expenses paid trip to Malaysia. I am reproducing once more, my blog post on Melaka, one of the most fascinating cities I’ve visited. I have always been  …

Travel

A Sunday of a hundred colours

Most people are handed down old clothes and old toys. I was handed a box of Crayola . And what made this special ? It was a box of 64 crayons! Sturdy and strong in shades of blue and pink of every hue. With magical names like periwinkle and fuchsia. Since then I’ve been fascinated …

LIFESTYLE, Travel

Night of snowy magic

Thanks to weather.com, I knew it would snow the day after I landed in America and was quite prepared to step out into a winter wonderland in the morning. But when I woke up it was brilliantly sunny. Knowing that the snow and sun are unrelated I looked out of the window to find the …

Guest Posts, LIFESTYLE, Travel

5 Essential things for the pregnant traveller

Once upon a time, a pregnant woman travelling was considered a no-no.  Especially long distances. However, times have changed and many couples, especially those expecting their first babies, actually go on a Babymoon – the last fling as it were- before the arrival of their Prince/Princess of Wails . But whether you go on a Babymoon …