India

Durga Puja Pandal Hopping in Bangalore

Durga Puja Pandal Hopping in Bangalore

We had heard it, we knew about it but we never did it ourselves. Yet, this year it seems that it was meant to be. We finally went for our first ever pandal hopping for one of the most romantic celebrations in India, fondly called […]

Fishing at Lagoon at Cola – The Perfect Untouched Beach in Goa

Fishing at Lagoon at Cola – The Perfect Untouched Beach in Goa

When Mr B and I moved in together after our marriage, we brought nobody with us except ourselves. He was already living alone away from his parents for years now, so he had mostly forgotten many of things that his family used to do.  So […]

Impressions – Places to Visit in Hampi

Impressions – Places to Visit in Hampi

Vittala Temple This is the temple of the elusive Stone Chariot and musical pillars that adorn every travelogue written on Indian tourism. The ‘temple’ is actually a sprawling campus with temples, halls and pavilions. And oh! the details on the carving, the symmetry and the […]

Lost in the Bewitching Ruins of Hampi

Lost in the Bewitching Ruins of Hampi

“Not all those who wander are lost.” ~ JRR Tolkien, The Fellowship of the Ring How does ‘wandering in the ruins’ sound? Adventurous? Laid back? Romantic? Perhaps even pensive? I lived every such emotion roaming in the streets of Hampi, like a nomad. As if, if […]

Holiday in Goa – Land of Most Beautiful Sunsets

Holiday in Goa – Land of Most Beautiful Sunsets

We went for a week-long December vacation to Goa. It has been our December tradition for three years now to go to a place with sun, sea and sand. This year it was Goa. Sunset at Anjuna,