7 Bengali Cultural Traits Reinstated as I attended a Family Wedding! (Photo heavy Blog)

About this blog: This is a photo-blog on traditional Bengali wedding celebration. It illustrates wedding rituals, Bengali culture, what we eat, how we roll and captures moments that I found evocative! One of my cousin brothers got married less than a month back! By the virtue of now-fading-but-once-thriving great Indian joint families, we had spent … Read more 7 Bengali Cultural Traits Reinstated as I attended a Family Wedding! (Photo heavy Blog)

Ultimate Goa Travel Guide for the First Time Travelers!

About this blog: This travel guide to Goa will list out all the practical travel tips to the Coastal state of West India, and the country’s most beloved beach destination. If you are traveling to Goa for the first time, you will ideally find all the answers related to Goa travel in this article! If … Read more Ultimate Goa Travel Guide for the First Time Travelers!

Yab Yum Beach at Ashwem Beach: Best Eco Resort in Goa

Nestled in between a dense coconut grove, Yab Yum Resort is a shy property, safeguarding Goa’s last wild frontier. It is located at the wee end of northern stretch of Goa’s coastal line at Ashwem beach, where not many would tread, even in a country as populous as India. Yab Yum is beautiful and then … Read more Yab Yum Beach at Ashwem Beach: Best Eco Resort in Goa

Experiencing the Divine! A Stay at Mercure Devaaya Retreat, Divar Island, Goa!

About this blog: Goa is India’s most thriving beach destination. Beyond the long stretches of beach, Goa’s idyllic vibes, amicable locals, developed infrastructure and plethora of activities are factors that brings tourists from all over the globe. There is no dearth of luxury stays in Goa. However the most serene and beautiful luxury resort of … Read more Experiencing the Divine! A Stay at Mercure Devaaya Retreat, Divar Island, Goa!

Harbinger of Monsoon at the Ghats: A Cherished experience at The Taj Madikeri Spa and Resort

About this Blog: India’s only rain-forest resort and a delightfully rare wellness retreat, the Taj Madikeri Resort and Spa is located at close vicinity to the urban jungle of Bengaluru. I spent a couple of beautiful nights at the wellness retreat and refueled my soul and body!   From a blissful luxurious retreat in the … Read more Harbinger of Monsoon at the Ghats: A Cherished experience at The Taj Madikeri Spa and Resort

Experiencing Cyclone Kyarr & its Aftermath in Goa!

Cyclone kyarr in Goa and what happened after the rains

A photo blog with pictorial depictions of my 7 days in Goa, when the coastal state was awashed by cyclone Kyarr. I was in Goa by the end of October 2019. The time is generally touted as shoulder season in Goa. Resorts and shacks by the beaches get a new coat of bright paint, gearing … Read more Experiencing Cyclone Kyarr & its Aftermath in Goa!

Beyond Sun and Sand: Offbeat & Fun Things to do in Goa

Offbeat Things to do in Goa: Goa beyond the beaches

About this Blog: Traveling to Goa during monsoon? Or planning for a year end vacation in Goa? Wish to take along your family and the kids? or is it a College friends’ backpacking trip to Goa? Is it your first solo trip to Goa? Wondering where to stay and things to do in Goa except … Read more Beyond Sun and Sand: Offbeat & Fun Things to do in Goa

Indian Woman in Afghanistan: An Extraordinary Solo Travel Story

Solo female traveler in Afghanistan

[About this blog: Traveling to Afghanistan? That too on an Indian passport? Are you sure?Traveling in Afghanistan as a solo woman? Is that even possible? Question about Afghanistan travels plague our minds for all the right reason. An interview with Kanika Gupta who was exploring the Afghanistan by her own in summer months of 2019 … Read more Indian Woman in Afghanistan: An Extraordinary Solo Travel Story

Chittoda’s Dokan at Decker’s Lane: Home to Kolkata’s Finest Street Food!

About this blog: Kolkata, the grandmother of all Indian mega-cities, has received many an accolade for her intense street food culture. Decker’s Lane in Kolkata is one of the oldest surviving street food hubs, that traces back history in the eventful days of British Raj. The fact that Decker’s Lane features few century old food … Read more Chittoda’s Dokan at Decker’s Lane: Home to Kolkata’s Finest Street Food!

50+ Incredible Photos of Kolkata Durgapuja Pandals

About this blog: Kolkata Durgapuja is an enigmatic celebration of life and Bengali culture. Inclusive in nature, Durgapuja in Kolkata touches life at the most obscure points. From marginalized groups of child labor and sex workers from city’s oldest red light zone, to Rabindranath’s nuanced literature, Durgapuja transforms the city into a fairy tale land … Read more 50+ Incredible Photos of Kolkata Durgapuja Pandals