Category Archive: Travel

Hampta Pass: The backpack goes there again

I have had this habit of picking up a stone from every trek I have been to. But when you see that the bag that houses the stones getting filled rapidly, you start… Continue reading

9 Reasons why Mumbai is an amazing city

Call it ‘the city that never sleeps’ or ‘the city of dreams’, Mumbai just doesn’t cease to amaze me. I am not much of a city freak but I return back from Mumbai… Continue reading

Pondicherry: Give time a break

Six thousand miles from France, there exists a small French town on the Coromandel coast of India- the little essence of France still lingering in the atmosphere with baked baguettes and croissants, clean… Continue reading

Saurkundi Pass-A backpack’s journey up the Himalayas

It was a dream. A dream conjured from just an image; a miserable reproduction in which the jagged peaks stood white against a grotesquely blackened and scratched sky. But it didn’t matter, for… Continue reading

A hike to the Dudhsagar Waterfalls

My bucket list was brimming. And the Dudhsagar falls was at the brim. But then, one monsoon went after the other and I just couldn’t make it there. But this time, I was… Continue reading

Munnar- a paradise in the God’s own country

A beautiful, little town stays hidden among the dense forests of the Western Ghats in Kerala in the southern India. The confluence of three streams in the midst of God’s own country; the… Continue reading

The Island of the Misfit Toy

It was an island- an island so beautiful as if it was a part of the utopian world itself. Castled somewhere in the middle of the deep blue Pacific, a patch of land… Continue reading

A cup of Coffee in Kodaikanal

It was still very early in the morning as I sat sipping my cup of hot filter coffee in a little shack that overlooked sparse villages and farms which lay scattered in the valley below.… Continue reading

13 free things to do in Singapore

Let’s face it. Singapore can haunt your pockets and empty your wallets even before you know it. But delving deep and a bit of research can easily save a lot of bucks and… Continue reading

Singapore Flyer- a Bird’s Eye view of Singapore

With an imposing height of 541ft, the Singapore Flyer stands as the tallest Ferris wheel in the world (16ft taller than the Star of Nanchang and 98ft taller than the London Eye). Termed… Continue reading