Archive for the ‘Travel’ Category

We are all we need 

9, Mar 2015

Being comfortable with just yourself is a blessing.  The first 1.5 days of Beijing – I communicated with the world only through my lens and pictures on my phone. Didn’t speak a word. Simply walked the streets in the bitter yet sunny cold. Capturing faces, structures and culture. Occassionally singing to myself. Not missing where […]

Destination: Rishikesh (Rafting) When: April 2010 (Weekend) Who: 9 of us Stayed: Stayed at the Milestones Camp (Beach number 18). The camps were quite nice, just what one needs for a rafting trip. Its not luxurious or anything and serves the purpose just right. Toilets are also quite decent. However, come prepared for mosquitos. The place houses 11 […]

Destination: Ranthambore When: Dec 25th – Dec 27th, 2009 Who: 6 of us (3 couples) Stayed: Raj Palace Hotel, Ranthambore Sawai Madhopur. Paid Rs 2,100 per night including breakfast. Average hotel. Rooms are quite small, not well-lit or airy! Service is slow. Would not recommend. Read my TripAdvisor Review here Transport: Went by train from […]

We were on a 7-day trip to Bali 2 weeks back…and loved our time there. I honestly didnt realize that there was so much to do at Bali. I went in with an asumption that its a small island…pretty much like Koh Samui…and beyond 3-4 days it will simply be another wait for the vacation […]

Instead of writing down a thousand words..I will let the video do the talking Top 10 Things To Do In Bali

Went to this fantastic place last weekend – Shaheen Bagh. Its a resort about 10 kms off Dehradun…! Beautifully done…quite majestic…and decently affordable. Rooms are available starting 4,500 (all meals included). If at all you go…make sure you pick up the poolside room. Its somehow the cheapest but the best in terms of location. For […]

Choki Dhani

21, Mar 2008

Visited the place in Feb. Fantastic weekend getaway for Delhi. But it would be best to go there for 2 nights instead of just 1. We felt it was a little tiring to attempt a sat/sun escapade…!some exploits