What We Loved Seeing In Bali

Bali, The Island of a Thousand Temples

We hope Bali Basics turned out to be helpful to you. Now that you’ve figured out where you want to stay on your Bali holiday, we help you with the sights we saw in Bali & loved. The attractions below are tried & tested, & advocated (& not mentioned in any order of preference)! Beaches…… Continue reading What We Loved Seeing In Bali

Beat The Heat! – 2

favorite, photo, sun, woods, nature

A few folks reached out to us to know more about the three destinations we recommended in Part I to escape the Indian summer. Glad we could be of help! But, three destinations are inadequate for six months of the intense north Indian summer. So, we bring three more long weekend getaways from Delhi. All… Continue reading Beat The Heat! – 2

Beat the Heat!

jeolikot, village, kathgodam, nainital

Come April & the Sun starts its mercilessness on the hapless souls of the National Capital Region. Right till September, it becomes a matter of hot, very hot & unbearably hot. In these six months, at least one getaway is needed to cooler environs. Jeolikot morning enveloped in mist Aren’t we thankful that the Himalayas… Continue reading Beat the Heat!

MASAI MARA TALES

zebra

For somebody who has grown up watching the nature & wildlife channels on television, the Masai Mara National Reserve was a must-have on the bucket list. Thus, when an ex-colleague, now working in Nairobi, asked us to come over, specially as the migration season was on, we did not have to think twice. It also… Continue reading MASAI MARA TALES

The Land of Happiness – Part I

It has an idyllic setting; you can see the Sun rise behind the mountains, the village slowly coming to life, unpaved roads, greenery, calm & tranquil… There is nothing not to love.

If there is one place you should cover in Bhutan, it is this.

When Like & Dislike Co-existed

journey, river

“Gar firdaus ae baruhe zamin ast, Hamin astu Hamin astu Hamin ast.” (If there is heaven on earth, it is here, it is here, it is here.)

Beauty in Barrenness

We had had our eyes set on the Rann of Kutch for quite a while.