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A dash of Yellow- Doors and Windows of Pondicherry

A dash of Yellow- Doors and Windows of Pondicherry

Bright yellow doors ornamented windows, and clean streets – without a second thought you know you are in Pondicherry. This French colonial settlement is one of the most laid-back towns of India. This French Riviera of the East is just…

The Mondal mansion at Chandannagar

The Mondal mansion at Chandannagar

This winter of 2018 saw me roaming around the streets and the bylanes of a small little town in Bengal- Chandannagar- an Erstwhile French town that is lost in the pages of history books now. Not many know that Pondicherry…

Maafushi – The Local Maldivian Island

Maafushi – The Local Maldivian Island

It’s never easy to narrow down to any destination; isn’t it? Convincing myself between beaches Vs Mountain is my biggest tug. But the blue sea won and it was Maafushi – a small little local island of Kaafu Atoll in…

Smart Travel – Choose your AirBnB wisely

Smart Travel – Choose your AirBnB wisely

It was a couple of years back that I was got myself introduced to the concept of AirBnB (Bed and Breakfast accommodation) while I was travelling to Europe for the very first time. I was travelling to Paris, Amsterdam, and…

Few of India’s most beautiful Stepwells

Few of India’s most beautiful Stepwells

India has always been a storehouse of some great cultures, cuisines and not to forget the very fine architecture that one gets to see in her heritage monuments. One such that has always fascinated me are the stepwells or Baoli…