Open-air Gym at Bangalore

open air gym

“What a fascinating idea!” was what I thought when for the first time I saw an open-air gym in Bangalore. The fact that it was only two buildings away from my home was even more delightful. However, after almost a year of its construction, I am disappointed now to have seen it deserted all the while.

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Our Off-Road Experience with Tata Hexa

Tata Hexa

Tata Motors is launching TATA Hexa, a SUV designed for a power-packed, feature-loaded and adrenaline-pumped driving experience – what Tata fondly calls as The Hexa Experience! For the benefit of travel enthusiasts, Tata is organizing Hexa Experience centres in major cities where a simulation of off-road tracks is set. Our good old pal, Indiblogger, gifted…

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Taking Children to the Mountains

Mountains scare me! Be it driving through the curved paths or climbing through the woods, I always hold my breathe until the ordeal is over. As a child, once our family had been to a trip to Mysore. As we started climbing the ghat roads, I remember praying to God at every hair-pin bend, to…

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Swiss Cottage Tent Houses by Kinner Camps at Sangla

This post covers our stay at the Swiss Cottage Tent House by Kinner Camps at Sangla. Cuddled within the Sangla valley in Kinnaur district is Kinner Camps. What actually swept the whole experience of the stay was the location. The cottages faced the snow-clad Himalayas rendering a breath-taking view. Adding to it was the proximity to River Baspa, one of the most serene rivers I’ve seen.

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Bhojohori Manna, Kolkatta: Restaurant Review

So the time came when I was visiting Kolkatta for the first time; the time to try some Bengali food. When you are in Kolkatta and ask anyone where to get some authentic Bengali food, you shall hear a reply in unison, like the national anthem, ‘Bhojohori Manna’ for it is ‘the’ best place I’ve read and heard about for Bengali cuisines.

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Aveda Resort & Spa, Kumarakom

We had recently stayed at the Aveda resort, Kumarakom. For its location alongside the Lake Vembanad, the backwaters of Kerala, and all the services, we cherished a refreshing stay. The backwaters area in Kumarakom hosts a number of resorts. It took a long search for us to screen them all to choose one. And we are definitely glad we chose Aveda!

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A Rendezvous with God's Own Country

Sometimes, perfect vacations are not about extensive traveling and visiting countless places. It can just be all about taking a little time off the routine to explore what nature at distant places holds in store for us.
This was one such perfect vacation.

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Illusion Photography: Satellite Image or Boiling Soap Water?

At the first glance, doesn’t it look like a satellite image? You will be surprised if I tell you it’s actually a shot of boiling soap water in a dish! Check the image @ Instagram. Join me @nandhini_5 for more such pictures.

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Kaasu Panam Dhutu Money Money…..

Bargaining with the road-side vegetable vendors and auto wallas, Detaining toiletries from hotels and sickness bags from flights, Arranging double-decker travels using laps as seats in auto rides,
We make sure that every paisa we spend gets its value justified.
Think of us as cheap or look down at us, But we are not ashamed of our prudence. In fact, it binds us; it celebrates our identities. Yeah! We, the Prudent Indians!
And our’s, the Proud India!

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Singapore, the Abode for Hungry Wandering Souls! #FarMoreSingapore

This post won the Runner-Up Prize for the Take Away Level: Singapore Blogging Contest powered by Indiblogger & Sponsored by Far East Hospitality Header Image: Chef Ben Milbourne Meets Singapore Youtuber Dee Kosh Ever travelled with a ghost of one who died midway between his meals? Mind it, you are just about to! 😯 What’s that yuckyyy……looks…

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