MAGICAL WONDERLAND OF KALPA FROM THE GRAND SHAMBALA

Imagine brownish-green landscape turning into sheets of white within minutes. And this spectacle coming alive on the Kinnaur Kailash range as I watch from the balcony of my home away from home…

WAKING UP TO THE DUOMO AT THE BRUNELLESCHI SUITE, FLORENCE

When in Florence get real close to the Duomo said an excited heady inner voice. The Brunelleschi suite was about to show me how…

11 DAYS IN TIBET ~ STAY LIKE A LAMA AT SHAMBHALA PALACE

Once you cross the wafer thin doorway just covered with a Tibetan embroidered fabric you see a beautiful sky courtyard to the right. The mythical Shambhala Kingdom and its 25 kings…