Postcards from Bangkok: A Great Stopover Destination

The best stopover we’ve had till date? No doubts – Bangkok in 2007, on our return journey to Bangalore after an out-of-the-world trip to Beijing and Shanghai. With several hours to spare, we… Continue reading

The Tranquil Karanji Lake (Mysore): Away from the Madding Crowd

A visit to the Karanji Lake eluded us during our first few trips to Mysore. A couple of years ago, we finally discovered the place. And what a wonderful surprise it was! Away from… Continue reading

The ‘Wonder’ful Monument of Love

No picture, no description, no stories do justice to the stunning beauty of the Taj Mahal. A few years ago, our first visit to the monument of love at Agra left us completely awestruck… Continue reading

Magnificent Flying Machines at HAL Aerospace Museum

Read the latest version of this blog post here. With 2 out of 3 members in our family being CRAZY about flying machines, it was a no-brainer to head to the HAL Aerospace Museum… Continue reading

So long, 2011… Looking forward to 2012…

New Year’s Eve… Fond memories of a great 2011… As we wait to roll in the new year, 2012, I wish you and your loved ones a joyous year ahead. Good health, good cheer… Continue reading

A Noisy Sunday at the Martin Farm

Read the latest version of this blog post here. Where would you take a noisy, nature-loving, super-energetic 2-year old on a Sunday morning in Bangalore? Criteria? It would definitely have to be outdoors.… Continue reading

Cool Coonoor: A Cloudful of Memories (Part II)

After a lovely first day at Coonoor, we looked forward to what the next day had in store for us. Hiking through Coonoor It rained through the night, and there was a slight drizzle… Continue reading

Cool Coonoor: A Cloudful of Memories (Part I)

Every time I think of Coonoor, a charming little town in the Nilgiris, a cloudful of beautiful memories floats by. A few years ago, we spent a long weekend there. Steep slopes We… Continue reading

A Gentleman

He is a gentleman. I’ve known him for a long time. I remember him since I was a little kid. He regaled us with stories of his life and work. A well-travelled man, he often… Continue reading

The Vibrance of Barcelona, in pictures – II

There was more enchantment in store for us. Join me as I continue my rediscovery of vibrant Barcelona with more photographs from our trip (see The Vibrance of Barcelona, in pictures – I… Continue reading