During our recent trip to Taiwan, we had planned our itinerary in such a way that we would experience Taipei not once, but twice. Given that we wanted to stay close to a metro station and right where the action takes place, we had picked the top two areas where
When friends / a large family decide to go for a quick getaway, the kind of property that gets searched on Google are usually different from when people travel as couples. You know, suddenly you want to check out homestays that are eco-friendly, okay with loud noises and be surrounded
Thanjavur or Tanjore (as the British called it) has been on our bucket list for long. Across time, whenever we passed by Trichy, Madurai or even Salem, the thought always crossed our mind that we take a detour to Thanjavur on our way back to Chennai. Never did that across
I'm glad that my husband and I have started exploring luxury hotels off-late. When I say luxury hotels, let's not immediately draw heavy numbers that will be shooting our pockets down. When we plan in advance (that's what we do in most cases), you can be sure of finding some
This is a guest post by my friend Gayathri Chandrasekhar. She stayed at Kurialacherry House, a homestay in Alleppey, Kerala, and a property that she loved so much that she decided to pen her experience. Read on.
I have been a sucker for rustic rural travel experiences. It unravels you to
The more we explore South East Asia, the more surprises this side of the globe throws at us. This was my first trip to Thailand (Preethika had visited Bangkok before), and say you know by now, we had an awesome time rock climbing, kayaking and snorkelling in Krabi before checking
It is no surprise that Havelock is the most popular island in Andamans as it offers some of the most beautiful sunrise and sunsets that etch in your memory forever. Talk about Radhanagar Beach, my favourite Kalapathar Beach or the Elephant Beach, this island is sure to make you fall
One of the lesser visited islands in Andaman, Neil Island is a place where one can truly shut themselves off from the outside world. This island offers three beautiful beaches - Bharatpur, Laxmanpur and Sitapur Beach. There is also a natural bridge formation that one can visit when in Neil
Usually, people associate backpacking with budget travel, and that is a big misconception. Carrying a backpack (only) and lesser clothes doesn't mean you can't stay in luxury :) Narayanan and I are the kind of travellers who love to experience everything, right from hostels to luxurious resorts across the world.
If you want to stay in a place that offers complete privacy with no one to bother you (but for wildlife :D), read on. This post is all about an offbeat homestay in Yercaud. Imagine waking up to really tall trees, a small lake and birds chirping, no mobile phone