What makes Taj Mahal a “wonder” is that it isn’t simply architecturally magnificent – and one of a kind – but as a monument it holds a lot of emotions; that of tragedy, death, and most importantly love – the real reason for its existence. It is this bond that forms between religion, architecture, and human nature that makes the Taj Mahal remarkable and in a league of its own.
Early last year, I got a chance to have a quick pass through Belgium which included a day long stopover in Brussels. What I discovered there – in the few hours that I roamed the streets – was that Brussels (and the rest of Belgium for that matter) has […]
Lausanne, I’m sorry; for I judged you based on my first impression, even though one must never judge a “book” by its cover. I threw in all my chips blind without even taking a sneak peek at the cards. I made my decision based on your looks, forgetting […]
For a few days every year people from across the world head over to two small villages in Uttar Pradesh, India to witness and experience a spectacle that never ceases to amaze. Over the years this celebration with colours has especially enticed photographers, enough for them to risk […]
QUIRK IS IN! IF FOOD AND DRINK QUALITY AND TASTE WASN’T ENOUGH, MORE AND MORE RESTAURANTS ARE NOW ATTRACTING GUESTS USING ALTERNATE AND FUN INTERIORS. THERE HAS BEEN A BOOM OF THEME BASED „GASTRO-PUBS“ THAT ARE OPENING AT THE SAME RATE THAT THEY ARE CLOSING. HOWEVER SOME, BACKED […]
Travel is in the veins of my family. My father, and my grandfather before him, were among the first in their extended families to venture outside our nation. My parents especially have been avid travelers for the last half century and continue to do so till this very […]
Lauterbrunnen is one of those picturesque Swiss villages that get featured often in magazines and articles. It comes ready with a natural attraction visible as soon as you get off the train. The cascading Staubbach Falls make for an alluring backdrop to an otherwise homespun main-road of […]