ROADTRIPPING ~ WOW VIEWS ENROUTE TO CHAMONIX, TUSCANY & LUCERNE

Unforgettable were the freshest greens carpeting the mountains dotted with wooden cabins, the tinkling of bells telling me cheese and milk was around the corner. Aah! the sounds and sights of road trips…

WHY MY 1st HIMALAYAN TRYST WAS FROM TIBET

What choice would you make if you knew you could beat the oft trodden but familiar path for the unspoiled, unexplored journey into Tibet? Sometimes it’s just your calling and the Himalayas sent an invitation one September…

SEDUCED BY THE MOUNTAINS ON A ROAD TRIP TO KALPA, KINNAUR

Road trips have always left me wanting more. And as my first ever in India that too in the mountains leading to Kalpa, they kept me hooked yet on the edge…

COLORFUL WINTER TALE FROM 4 NIGHTS IN COLMAR

As the rows of vines flitted past me, I thought to myself, “I am in Alsace the wine terrain and those luscious grapes creating a palette of purple, green and brown are invisible”. A sigh escaped my lips…

WHEN THE ROMANTIC ROAD LED TO MEDIEVAL ROTHENBURG

Medieval towns make you wonder whether you are lost in a story book from your childhood. I have always loved colorful streets and Rothenburg had tiny colorful tales too, in every turn…

BEST PLACES TO VISIT IN SAMARKAND

Did you know Genghis Khan demolished this city in the 13th century? And Timurlane made it his capital, restoring the glory of what was once called Maracanda by the Greeks…