A week in the Republic of Ireland – exploring the west and east coasts

This is a contuniation to my earlier post A 12 Days Travel Itinerary of Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland. Our desire to visit this beautiful island stemmed from our love of Irish music. This country’s music resonates the kind of music that is very familiar to our homeland (Assam) and its musicians. Its…

Of rumbling tummies and warm hearts…

@ Marktstüble, Stuttgart Markthalle Relished Swabian cuisine recommended by a wonderful, young man. It was busy lunch hour but his friendly welcome and infectious smile won our hearts. We left full tummies and humming hearts. During our travels, we meet people who leave an everlasting imperssion. Oftentimes, they are kind and gracious, a mirror to…

A Travel Experience! A Musical Evening In Dublin

“Collect moments. Not things.” – Karen Salmonsohn A Musical Evening In Dublin In May last year, we were in Ireland for exactly 12 days, with 4 nights in Belfast (Northern Ireland which is part of United Kingdom) and 8 nights in the Republic of Ireland. Hardly enough days to explore the vast green fields and…

WURZBURG – A HIDDEN GEM ON THE ROMANTIC ROUTE, GERMANY

“TRAVELLING – IT LEAVES YOU SPEECHLESS, THEN TURNS YOU INTO A STORYTELLER.” – IBN BATTUTA FOR LONG, THE ROMANTIC ROUTE IN GERMANY HAS FASCINATED ME. I BELIEVE IT WAS INTRODUCED AS A STRATEGY TO BOOST TOURISM IN THE 1950s. IT INCLUDES CITIES AND TOWNS WHICH ARE ‘QUINTESSENTIALLY GERMAN’, DOTTED WITH FAIRY-TALE INSPIRED CASTLES AND BREATHTAKING…