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 National Reserve – All The Practical Stuff!

sunset, bird, lilac breasted roller

When we began our research for the Masai Mara National Reserve, we found information to be scattered across the Internet. Climate information at one place, visa at another, what to carry at yet another… We made a mental note then itself that we would list down the useful bits at one place when we got… Continue reading Masai Mara National Reserve – All The Practical Stuff!

My Gangtok Chronicle – Chapter 3

Indians are such a curious bunch. They wanted to know if I worked, if I was married, if I had children, why I had moved to their car...

My Gangtok Chronicle – Chapter 1

I had one more desire which I wanted to fulfill but was unable to draw adequate courage for...