Tag: travel

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Marching with time #WordlessWednesday

Life has a funny way of coming to the rescue. I was wondering what photo to put up this week when Facebook sent me this one from my past . Last year at this time I was at Schiphol airport waiting to catch my connecting flight to Newark . Time has marched on since then …

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Free as a bird #WordlessWednesday

I was driving home from Pune when I saw these hang gliders floating up in the sky. I did a double take when I saw them . Were they birds ? Or were they men? Obviously they were hang gliders who were having fun. For those who are interested, these people were jumping off a …

LIFESTYLE

Fly me to the Moon #TheBlindList #SayYesToTheWorld

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Fly me to the moon croons Hubby Dear à la  Frank Sinatra in his golden voice but I’m not waiting in line for a space trip organised by Elon Musk, Richard Branson  or even Jeff Bezos, the millionaires who promise to expand the frontieres of travel.  For me,  a simple ticket to places yet unknown (to …

LIFESTYLE, Travel

7 Tips for Travelling light

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Why you should travel light It was way past midnight when the den Bestens came home. Both of them were in a funk. They had just endured a hopping flight from Europe and were really annoyed that despite a two hour wait at the airport, their baggage hadn’t arrived. Or to be precise, Mrs. Den …

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What day is it ? #MondayMusings

Whenever I travel from West to East I suffer from jet lag which lasts a year. But it seems this time that I’m suffering from a permanent jet lag. This is largely due to the fact that I spend the major part of the morning making calls back home where everyone is wishing my good …