Musings on a wintry night

Meet me in the shallows,Where I am swaying my soul to your whims,Dancing to the noises,Drinking from the barrels,Shattering the earth with my laughterAt the lamest of jokes that you have.Behaving. Just as you had wanted. Meet me not in the depths of the caves hidden away from the light,For there’s a darkness that willContinue reading “Musings on a wintry night”

Rantings of a Rainy Afternoon

Here’s to the onset of yet another monsoon of my life, of a promise to hold on to life even when it enveloped with the darkest clouds, of reminding myself that the darkest clouds bring the most beautiful rains. And I will forever dance and drench myself in the beauty of the rains.

Wandering at Wonderla: A short day trip from Bangalore

For people living in Bangalore, there is no dearth of places to visit just over the weekend – be it beaches or the tea and coffee plantations or the silent riverside resorts. But what if you’ve got only a day to spare and are still hungry for some fun and relaxation at the same time?Continue reading “Wandering at Wonderla: A short day trip from Bangalore”

Travel Teaches- Beauty in Mundane Things

Sometimes in life, when you are traveling look out for all the imperfections a place holds. Its okay to not find a perfect frame, it’s okay if a place is not conventionally insta-worthy and just like that it’s absolutely fine if your life is going through phases of imperfection! Life and travel is all aboutContinue reading “Travel Teaches- Beauty in Mundane Things”

Property Review: Old Magazine House, Ganeshgudi, Dandeli

If bird watching is your drug, go no far beyond the Old Magazine House at Ganeshgudi for a high. The forest here is home to more than 40 local species and welcomes several more migratory species during the winter. My apologies for not being able to provide any more account on the details of birdContinue reading “Property Review: Old Magazine House, Ganeshgudi, Dandeli”

The Barrens and the Blues: Leh to Manali on Road

“Life is filled with unanswered questions, but it is the courage to seek those answers that continues to give meaning to life. You can spend your life wallowing in despair, wondering why you were the one who was led towards the road strewn with pain, or you can be grateful that you are strong enoughContinue reading “The Barrens and the Blues: Leh to Manali on Road”

Travel Teaches: Inspirations Lies Everywhere

We probably only look out for the perfect shot when we are vacationing in a land far away. We look for the perfect sunrise on mountains and the picturesque sun setting behind the line where the sky meets the sea. We have talked about the crystal clear blue skies of the Pacifics or the IndianContinue reading “Travel Teaches: Inspirations Lies Everywhere”

Kelimutu National Park: A Tale of a Midnight Trek and an Unforgettable Sunrise

I have a special place where I like to see myself when the sun rises everyday – my bed! Yes, I’m not a morning person at all. So when this post is seeing the light of the day (could not help the pun 😛 ), you know why this one was worth the mention. WatchingContinue reading “Kelimutu National Park: A Tale of a Midnight Trek and an Unforgettable Sunrise”

Travel teaches: Hope & Compassion

If you are travelling in Germany or you live in Germany, you cannot possibly ignore the constant reminder of its troubled times and the Holocaust. And if your travel partner is a World War II buff like mine, you cannot escape but to revisit the memorials and museums highlighting the Nazi regime that the countryContinue reading “Travel teaches: Hope & Compassion”

10 signs that prove you are carved for solo travel

You were the fastest among millions to travel when it was your time to be born. You didn’t have to wait for another to reach your destination to make the maximum impact and look, here you are now. Not everything in life is best enjoyed in someone’s company, there are things which are enjoyed incomparably,Continue reading “10 signs that prove you are carved for solo travel”