A little bit of heaven…

A little bit of heaven in God’s own country, Kumarakom, in the backwaters of Kerela in southern India is a village (a cluster of little islands) on Vembanad Lake. We visited Kumarakon, over an extended weekend, more than a decade ago. The lazy backwaters settles you in for a leisurely holiday. Choose to stay in…

Culture and Customs… reflections!

When visiting a new place, almost every traveller seeks to learn a bit of its history, culture, customs in the limited timeframe available. Palaces, castles, museums, religious houses allow us an insight into these various aspects that represent a place, region or country.  One very significant, unique and enjoyable attraction that can bring us to…

Beyond Travelling!

There are many who ask me, “what is so great about travelling other than the fact that you see a new place each time?”. “Isn’t it bothersome? Doesn’t it get to you? The packing / unpacking, the layovers, the delays etc.?” Well, may be! Actually, all the organising and preparations that goes into planning a…