5 amazing things to do in Sri Lanka

off the beaten path Sri Lanka – an island of untold stories Travelling to Sri Lanka – there is always something new and adventurous. Having lived most of my life in this beautiful island, there are so many places I like to visit and things that I still love to do. I would never get…

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 Central India – Pench National Park

Jungle Book is alive 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 . My first ever Tiger sighting in India was in Pench National Park. So was the rare and amazing sightings…

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…

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…

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…

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…

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…

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…