Why Kashi?

Traveling solo to Kashi, for Dev Deepawali, was a risk well taken, the net result in the category of good decisions taken in 2017. Call it Varanasi, Benaras or what you will, to me it will always remain Kashi, the holy city of the Hindus. For some inexplicable reason Kashi had always been my dream destination and traveling solo … Continue reading Why Kashi?


Rishikesh sans Adventure Sports

It's a pity that a mention of Rishikesh evokes images of adventure sports (only). A New Year trip to the place with a desire to get away from the social obligation of attending Crazy New Year Eve parties revealed to us the other side of Rishikesh, what the place was meant for originally, before rafting and … Continue reading Rishikesh sans Adventure Sports

6 Destinations, 3 Women, 1 Road Trip

I've generally found Indians to be extremely passionate and territorial when it comes to mangoes! Most of us never give up on the mangoes we grew up on. The consequence of this is that every year my doting father sends across 20-30 kgs of mangoes plucked, packed and transported under his personal jurisdiction for his … Continue reading 6 Destinations, 3 Women, 1 Road Trip