Kerala – God’s own country and why!

There is something about picking the right destination for your vacation, so many parameters to consider – chance of getting off at the same time as your husband and child, season, range of activities, finances, the Internet, the opinions of a million and finally the actual interest of wanting to go to that place ,…

Gushaini – unexplored gem of Himachal!

A couple of months back , my husband returned home from one of his official trips with an in-flight magazine. This magazine had lovely pictures of a little known hill station -Gushaini. Ever since the pictures caught our attention, we were eying for the next long weekend to plan a short getaway here. Once we…

Temple trails – Tamilnadu!!

The Mughals created jewels such as the Taj Mahal and Fatehpur Sikri,the Rajputs built enviable forts and palaces and the Cholas, Pandyas and Pallavas built magnificent temples down south. Apart from being just places of worship for Hindus, temples are energy centres where individuals can absorb energy from and are today celebrated as architectural wonders….

Phuket – sun, sand and fun!

During our last visit to Thailand almost a decade ago, we didnt visit Phuket. Friends, family and country men told us that we had committed the biggest mistake by excluding Phuket from our itinerary. With a resolve to undo the sin committed years ago, we booked ourselves an entire vacation just there! Phuket is synonymous…

The best resorts in India!!

Going on holidays is a wonderful break however, planning the logistics for a holiday may not always be the most fun thing to do . To save ourselves from this, resorts provide us a single stop luxury holiday getaway. It’s not always the adventure and the exploring that define a holiday, but just lazing by…

Meghalaya – a bit of heaven on earth!!

About six months ago, one of my friends happened to share a picture of the famous double decker living root bridges and it looked spectacular and was something I had never seen anywhere before. That very day my husband and I decided that this has got to be our next holiday destination. So we googled and…

Rafting @Rishikesh

Every long weekend of ours is truly dedicated to travel. Wanting to stick to the norms set by us, we decided to go on an extended weekend trip to Rishikesh. While planning trips to popular places the first thing that pops up is the choice of property for accomodation. Most of the good properties get…

Hidden treasures – Alwar

Travel rejuvenates.. Travel is cathartic .. Travel is bliss!! After a busy week at work and at home, we always look forward to an exciting weekend. Not always is it possible to plan a weekend getaway but the times that we do , we have hit bulls’s eye! One such weekend was when we decided…

Ayubowan Srilanka!!!

Amidst the huge pile of laundry (courtesy : vacation😂) waiting to be done , I couldn’t resist penning down my thoughts about the beautiful vacation we just had at Srilanka!! ‘World’s best things come in small packages ‘- this holds good not just for people but countries as well! A small country but leaps ahead…

Living the Disney Dream!

Thanks to my  5 yr old daughter Mickey, Minnie, Cinderella , Snow-white have all become an integral part of our family. Needless to say, when I shared with her about our Disney ( Florida, US) trip she was thrilled to bits. She shared about her dream trip with one and all- her teachers, her friends,…