About & Around Aurangabad

Another long weekend. This time it was Diwali with flight fares from Mumbai to Delhi hitting an all time high. So Ankur and I decided that I’d travel to Mumbai instead and we’d explore West India instead. And that’s how we zeroed in on Aurangabad. If you’re wondering why Aurangabad, then maybe the photos below can convince you on why one must visit this old … Continue reading About & Around Aurangabad

River Rafting in Rishikesh

If you’ve read my earlier blog posts, you are already familiar with how I drag my husband along on my travels. So when for the very first time he expressed interest in a place, I just couldn’t refuse! This trip to Rishikesh (Uttarakhand, India) was done solely to tick it off Ankur’s bucketlist! Having said that, I think Rishikesh deserves a place on everyone’s bucket … Continue reading River Rafting in Rishikesh

Rajasthan on a Budget – Udaipur, Jaisalmer & Mount Abu

Where there is a will, there is a way! My Rajasthan trip is proof that no matter how broke and how short of time, there is always scope for a holiday. Ankur (the husband) and I had just come back from a 2 week holiday to England and Scotland and had moved into a new house together. We were broke and couldn’t afford to take … Continue reading Rajasthan on a Budget – Udaipur, Jaisalmer & Mount Abu

Cambodia : Unearthing the Past

When they said travel teaches you in a way school doesn’t, they weren’t wrong. The history i learnt in school  featured India as a melting pot of cultures influenced by the Aryans, Mughals and the British. Sadly, it did no justice to the influence we had on the rest of the world – Southeast Asia in particular. This only meant that I was quite ignorant … Continue reading Cambodia : Unearthing the Past

Where’s my Coffee ?

I was in that ugly phase of life where I didn’t know what I wanted; what was my purpose; what to plan my life around? Deep thought-provoking questions with no answers! So I got thinking and wondered what got me happy? That 9PM coffee ritual with my BFF in hostel —– Sleeping in till 2 PM. Not because I was sleepy, but because the college … Continue reading Where’s my Coffee ?