Athens – Hippie Yet Happening!

We landed on 25th Sep’15 afternoon at Eleftherios Venizelos Airport. The immigration process was pretty quick and our backpacks were among the early ones to come out. We downloaded the GreekGuide app (works offline too) for Athens and other cities which has all important information one might need for the trip. As we landed

Eight Day Travel Itinerary For Greece

Greece Itinerary

One of the oldest civilizations in the history of mankind, beautiful landscapes, warm and friendly people and the best place for vegetarians travelling abroad - that’s Hellenic Republic aka Greece for you! I have jotted down on how we planned this trip after a lot of research on the internet. And here

Planning for A Greece Trip?

Plans to Greece

It was one of those conversations between my husband and I to decide which destination we will head to for our coming vacation. Way too many places were on our minds but then I zeroed in on Greece as I wanted to go to Meteora this year. Yes, that single

A quick visit to Bekal Fort, Kerala

Forts in Kerala

We went for a friend’s wedding to Payyanur, Kerala in June 2015. Having travelled from Chennai to North Kerala for the first time, my wandering mind was wondering where to go in the short span of time that we had to explore in between the wedding celebrations. Obvious choice: The Bekal

A day at Trivandrum, Kerala

Thiruvananthapuram aka Trivandrum is the capital of Kerala. Did not have much time to go around the city when I was there early this year but being the traveller that I am, couldn’t afford to miss these two. Place One: Padmanabha Swamy Temple. This has always been a MUST VISIT temple in

Three days in Lucerne (Luzern), Switzerland.

If anyone asks me where would you like to settle down in life - my first choice was and still is Vancouver, BC, Canada (lived there for about a year and half) but this city almost made me reconsider- that too in just THREE DAYS. We headed to Lucerne from Paris,

Best Chaat Shop in Mumbai

This has become my ritual when I land in Mumbai. Head to Guru Krupa in Sion, Mumbai. This place is always crowded, bustling with happy people of all ages. The minute one reaches here, to choose a dish becomes so tough that you look out for what everyone else is having

Have you visited Chennai’s lighthouse yet?

Ask a Chennai-ite to name a few popular landmarks of the city and I’m sure they would definitely bring this one up. I don’t know how many have paid a visit to the Lighthouse because until a few days back, I hadn’t been there myself. August 22nd is celebrated as Madras’s (now

Places to see in Tirupati / Tirumala Hills in under two hours.

Explore Tirupati

One may never imagine that there are site seeing places in the Tirumala Hills. It was a prescribed itinerary - pay a visit to Lord Venkateswara and then head back to Tirupati. In the recent past few places are gaining traction around these beautiful hills which many people are not

Things to know before heading to Tirupati

Here are few tips that may come in handy when you are in Tirupati / Tirumala Hills and before you start your holy trip. How to reach: Air, Railway, Buses and roads are all well connected to reach here. Darshan Duration: My personal experiences have always been under 5 hours - right

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