Category: India

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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...

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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,...

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Let’s Fly, Fly Away! Ma and Little B’s Adventure at Aero India 2015

Ma and Little B’s adventure at the Aero India 2015 were originally published in as What Did My 4-year-old Daughter Do at the Air Show and Was It Worth It? I...

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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...

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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...


Science Express Exhibition Review

I jump at every opportunity where I can do something different with her. Whether it is a local community drive or visit to a how-so-ever-small farm, I am up for it. So when I found out about the Science Express exhibition parked literally right behind my house, I had to go.

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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...