Hagia Sophia Museum Istanbul


It was 1st of April what we have popularly known as April Fool's Day but this day was not just any ordinary April fool’s day for me. This is the very day I got to see Hagia Sophia ticking it off from my bucket list. If I ever wanted to visit Turkey then it was for two reasons once would … Continue reading Hagia Sophia Museum Istanbul

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Daytrip to Chilka Lake from Puri


For quite some time during my childhood, we used to live in Bangalore (Bengaluru) and that means regular train travel since air travel was simply out of the question. One of the highlights of the train travel was when the train traveled right next to Chilka Lake. We as a family did quite a few … Continue reading Daytrip to Chilka Lake from Puri

Daytrip to Raghurajpur Village


The first vacation that a Bengali family usually takes would be either a trip to Puri or to Darjeeling. For my family, it started with a planned trip to Darjeeling in the mid-1980’s. All the bags were packed and I was super excited especially to see Tiger Hills which I thought was a hill full … Continue reading Daytrip to Raghurajpur Village

Baolis (Stepwell) Of Delhi


It took me three years to complete this project. Some may call me an eccentric but I really do not care for me it’s more important to have a complete story than to have a half cooked and half imagined blog. For the last three years, I have been on a quest to locate all … Continue reading Baolis (Stepwell) Of Delhi

Sick of tourist hotspots? Try these five places


There is a reason that tourist hotspots are so popular; after all they are the places that are seen to be ‘must visit’ areas - whether that’s the Eiffel Tower in Paris, the Empire State Building in New York or The Colosseum in Italy. However, sometimes the best places to explore are a little more … Continue reading Sick of tourist hotspots? Try these five places

A Prison With A Biblical History


I had to reach home early as promised to my wife and as the clock struck 6 I dashed out of the office rushed to the basement to get on my motorcycle for a quick ride back home. Guests had already arrived at the house and I had been warned to reach as soon as … Continue reading A Prison With A Biblical History