Best Safari Lodges in Central India –

Explore the hidden marvels of Central Indian wildlife in the lap of luxury In my recent visit to India I had this wonderful opportunity to experience some of the best safari lodges in Central India. Having experienced these, they are definitely to be shared with anyone and everyone who loves to stay in comfort and…

Jaipur in a Day

If you had just one day in one of the most beautiful cities in the world, what would you do? A day in Jaipur, Rajasthan – India Jaipur is vast and equally beautiful with its old pink city quaint and full of history and heritage and the new city buying and modern. To explore most…

Wild Life Tours in India – Pench National Park

Pench National Park, just 100 km away from the Nagpur airport is the closest National Park if you are flying from Delhi or Mumbai. It has never failed me in sightings both times that I stepped into it. My first ever Tiger sighting was in Pench so was the rare and amazing sightings of Asiatic…

Arugum Bay Sri Lanka

Walk into a time trapped tunnel where a paradise with no worries , no care exists! Where else could it be other than Arugum Bay – Sri Lanka! Emerge in the ‘now’ where all is possible at Arugum Bay, a small town sprawled in the eastern coast of Sri Lanka, a most sought after destination…

Exploring Jaffna, Sri Lanka in a Day

Jaffna in the northern tip of Sri Lanka is a city with a complex past. I was always  rather reluctant to visit as my memory went back to a place in history that I would rather leave behind due to war and despair.  Now that I have visited I must say it is one of…

Luxury in the Bush

There are places that you say love and say  ‘wow’, there are others that simply take your breath away and you remain literarily  breathless for moments and ponder  for years re-living those moments for ever! Ahaspokuna- Bush Walk Camp  is one  of those ! I am not too sure how to explain my experience in…

Rome, Italy – if you had only a day to visit

A Day in Rome Just Imagine if you got only a day to explore Rome,  one of the most fascinating historical cities in Europe! What will you do? It is just unimaginable because Rome offers so much, so much more than what you can do in a day. So if you are like us having…

Under the Tuscan Sky

Tuscany a dream to conquer I happen to come across this article on the florenceinsider.com that speaks of 10 Tuscan Villages that you must visit. So I quickly browsed through to see if our dreamy, quaint, Tuscany village  – Greve in the Chianti region  is  one of them! Aha …for some reason  has been missed…

Italian Food Trail

Why be discrete ? We are foodies!! We love our food! We both love our food and that makes it super exciting  when we travel together. We are excited  by the flavors of regional  cuisine and  not afraid to try new flavours. So, Italy was  a dream come true, except having to worry about our…

Cinque Terre, Italy – in 2 Days

Cinque Terre – Italy : a place on Earth you can’t miss! It’s 3.00 p.m , we get off the train, kinda groggy and disoriented as the train stops in the middle of a dark tunnel. We are asked to get off, Where on earth are we ?? is the question that comes to our…

A day in Venice! Italy

Venice is a dream and on the bucket list of many . So  when we finally  stepped in to Venice, you can imagine how thrilling it was.. There is so much about Venice everywhere from articles to bloggers to what not.  Writing this we had to consider what many may not tell you.. here we…

Glamping in Sri Lanka

Glamping in Sri Lanka – Yala   Camping across the globe has taken new meaning in the last few years, so if you are like me, loves wilderness but not to be too wild and bothered BUT to  have a comfortable overall experience  then the new meaning to camping is the way to go –…

Hidden Gardens of Bawa

A marriage of modernity and Culture – a seduction Bawa’s Lunuganga – Gardens   On less travelled paths, we chose to visit Geoffrey Bawa’s country home situated in Bentota, Sri Lanka. Bawa is synonymous with Sri Lankan architecture. Despite his late entry to the field of architecture past his 40th year, his work reminds the…

Roads less travelled in Sigiriya – Sri Lanka

Lesser Known paths of Sigiriya Sigiriya, a small town in the central province of  Sri Lanka has been always favored amongst travelers, foreign and local alike as it holds the majestic  Lion Rock, once a fortress built by  King Kasyapa (477-495 CE ). He built this on a top of a rock and adorned it with…

Sun over the Sand

Breathless beauty of Sand, Ocean and Sun The sandy beaches  of the eastern coast of Sri Lanka , treaded by many yet remain simple and beautiful!           The calm waters of the Indian Ocean makes this is super place to let your hair loose, relax or be adventurous..I choose the former…

Just another wild Life Safari ??

Fascinating Wild Life Safari  in Sri Lanka Wild life Safari’s are becoming very ‘in thing’ to do.. whether its a fad or true passion there are many ‘ little things ‘ amongst ‘ big’ things that you would certainly do not want to miss out. For this you don’t necessarily have to spend a fortune…

Sri Lankan Wilderness : Here we go!

Only the Big 3? Sri Lanka has earned a significant reputation for it’s not so elusive leopard in the recent past, being  the only place on earth right now where sightings of the elusive leopards can be done without a major effort. Sadly with this ( due to lack of processes, policies and lack of…

Love Art & Jazz On the Street?

Do You Love a Combo of Art and Music? Fairway Colombo – Art and Jazz on the street, Colombo 1, Sri Lanka     Our Hikes are not confined to nature ,  we explore anywhere we can feast our sense buds! This is just one of those , especially if you are a lover of…

Hiker’s paradise : Summer In Grinderwald, Switzerland

A must visit place : Interlaken, Switzerland in summer, Grindelwald. This beautiful valley, also known for its’ skiing in winter, bursts into a mass of color in summer with all types of Alpine flora. What a feast for the eyes!   There are over 90km hiking trails in the valley that lead through woodland,across the…

Exotic Beaches to explore in Sri Lanka

Beaches – so not known It is kinda funny because Sri Lanka is all about  sandy beaches and sun, from head to toe, east to the west. What we are about to share (this is the first one of hopefully many!) are those little patches of breathlessly awesome sandy pristine  beaches that seem to never…

For Food Lovers Only !

Life without Spice and Heat is unimaginable! The most amazing part of being in the City of Colombo is the sheer variety of food that you can get in every corner. Let us take you to the Lagoon, Cinnamon Grand, Colombo Sri Lanka. @ Lagoon, you can get anything and everything that you desire in terms…

Beatles live on!

Beatles : Music Lives on I will always  remember my first impression of Liverpool, UK as a city thats yet to move with the times.  I am not sure I would call it a simply heritage City! It is laid back , a bit sombre in gloomy English Summer, mixed with the sound of the…

Unusual English Summer

English Summer in Wells English Summer is suppose to be a little bit gloomy, with a sprinkle of rain here and there!  Well guess what I found in a little town in Somerset UK, Wells! The middle of Summer 2017 was fabulous in Wells, the weather was between 20-27 degrees. Flowers in bloom, such exquisite…

Foodie in a City – Soul Food

Melbourne, Australia is a fascinating place. Apart from such a diversified multi cultural environment, what really encapsulate your heart is the fascinating range of food.. Well I did not have the liberty to taste all, unfortunately… Here’s a range of soul food that is seriously revives the soul…  Enjoy ! One of the best ways…

Mount Lavinia Beach, Sri Lanka : the untold stories

  Mount Lavinia Beach, Colombo, Sri Lanka, just 15 minutes drive up on to the south of Colombo, way to the city of Galle. A turn down the path in Mount Lavinia, a suburb of Colombo  and you come across this hidden little patch , a stretch that mesmerizes any city dweller.   Mount Lavinia…

Manchester’s Hidden treasures

Walking through the Grandiosity of Streets of Manchester City – UK Manchester – United Kingdom may be known for lots of things including one of the highest student population across UK. What caught my eyes were the stunningly magnificent buildings of all shapes and sizes. A corner street surrounded by an array of colorful modern…

Galle Fort Sri Lanka – Hidden Treasures

Galle, the port city in the southern coast of Sri Lanka is an amazing place. Galle Fort has captured my heart for different reasons. A  place where the past comes to live, yet manages to have a friendly modern ambience. Your feet can wonder for hours and hours on puzzle like streets without a care…