Christmas at Nyhavn, Copenhagen

  The charming old harbor of Copenhagen- crowded streets and backdrop of colored 15th century buildings- is glittering and dazzling with the beautiful decorations this Christmas. Just across the street is the historic building of Hotel D’Angleterre, which will treat your eyes with magnificent display of Christmas decorations. The streets are filled with eateries, and…

Christmas in Copenhagen

And its now the time for Christmas!! Yeah its just November,  and it seems too early for the celebrations with more than a month left, but Copenhagen has already immersed itself in the festive mood. The Christmas Markets in Copenhagen have been inaugurated this weekend with lots of pomp and show. The streets and shops…

Norway- A Beauty beyond words

Norway– Undoubtedly the most beautiful place in the world. Vast landscapes, charismatic views, purest air, and chilling weather- a perfect blend of all the best things you can enjoy sitting in the balcony of your house, with a book and a cup of Hot Chocolate 🙂 I joined my husband at Oslo after almost 8…

Sri Lankan Diaries!! Dambulla!

      The last leg of our Sri Lankan road trip- Dambulla! But before that, time to explore the hidden gem on our journey- Heritance Tea Factory near Nuwara Eliya. The original wooden factory was damaged by fire during the First World War, so in the mid-1930s a hill was scalped to create a…

Sri Lankan Diaries!! The Colonial Town- Nuwara Eliya!

  Time to leave for the next destination in Sri Lanka- Nuwara Eliya. The coolest area in Sri lanka, famous for its picturesque views and temperate climate. The Journey from Bentota to Nuwara Eliya is 200 km, and if you search on Google it says approx 5 hours. Trust me, its not! The journey is…

SriLankan Diaries!! Endless Beaches of Bentota

Sri Lanka! A tiny island to the south of India, a natures marvel, an untouched land of rain forest, beaches and mountains! So now we planned a 6 day road trip at SriLanka covering Bentota, Nuwara Eliya, Dambulla and Colombo. We were skeptical that the monsoons might spoil our trip, but we had only this…

A Tranquil Weekend Getaway

  This has been one of the best beach discoveries!! Shrivardhan- A small village which generally does not feature in weekend itineraries in Google search. We too accidentally came across this place while searching for hotels at Diveagar, which is more commercialized tourist place. We planned a three day road trip to Diveagar- Shrivardhan- Harihareshwar,…

Chor bazaar- Mumbai Diaries!

And after planning for long, we finally decided to go to the busiest and noisiest market of the Mumbai city- Chor bazaar! Famous for the grand collection of antiques, the market lies in narrowest streets of south Mumbai. Tip 1: Do not plan to take car into the streets, park it on highway or Pay-n-park…

Norway – in a nutshell

  So now its time to explore one the most beautiful countries of the world-   Norway   – The land of Midnight Sun! The land of Fjords! The Land of elevated Plateaus and deep valleys! The land where I am experiencing the beauty of the untouched Nature! An attempt to capture this beautiful creation…

Its Asian!!

I am writing today in a new house, a new city, watching the rains from the glass door and sipping hot coffee, with lots of memories from the visit to USA, and of course missing India every moment! Its been four days here. The life has totally changed from USA to Singapore– From barbecue/ pool…

The American Dream— Wake Up Call !!!

The feeling has struck the chords of my heart again. The feeling of getting separated, the feeling of losing something, going far far away from my comfort zone. We were still trying to live the “American way” and I never realized USA trip is already over. The time has come to move to the next…

My Life.. Bollywood Style!!

Few days back, at the dinner table, my husband asked me a very general question he came across an exam. Is there any song that you have lived? A song which you can closely relate to? It was such a random question that I had to think a lot before I could reply, and I…