Great Pyramid of Giza

The Great Pyramid of Giza is the oldest and largest of the three pyramids in the Giza Necropolis (El Giza), Egypt. It is the oldest of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World

The Beautiful Jama Masjid of Ahmedabad

The Jama Masjid in the old city area of Ahmedabad is a magnificent piece of extravagant artistry which would easily overwhelm anyone who sets his eyes on it.

Hampi Diaries – Vitthala Temple

I am bored of writing and by this time, you might have been bored reading all my monologues on Hampi. So this post will be less words and more photographs. Vitthala Temple is the most splendid among the temples of Hampi and is famous for its rich and ornate design and...

Taj Mahal

aj Mahal, one of the wonders of the world, is a white marble mausoleum located in Agra, India. Known for its excellent architecture, the tomb was built by the Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan for his beloved wife Mumtaz. While Rabindranath...

Cruising the Sea and Uncovering the Unknown

Dreams of cruising the sea into the great unknown seems like a fantasy from yesteryear. In this day and age of internet, satellites and GPS tracking systems, one could be excused for believing there is no unknown, nothing uncharted, unmapped or uninhabited. However,...


A Day Excursion To The West Of Leh

We started the Ladakh trip on a soft note with a half-day excursion towards the West of the Leh, all the way till the Alchi monastery and came back richer, both in terms of experience and photographs.

Banaras: A Mystic Love Story

An ode to the magical Banaras, the oldest living city in the world, a mirror of the Indian civilization and Hinduism, a reflection of our Ganga Jamuni tehzeeb, a place of love and devotion and one of the most unique places to visit in India. Also, my favourite city.


Common Travel Scams and How to Avoid Them

Most travelers will fall prey to a travel scam no matter how hard they try to blend in with the locals. While not all scams can be prevented, it’s important to take extra measures to avoid them. The first step in avoiding a scam is learning how to identify one.


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