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  • Maachli

    Most people would associate the term ‘Maachli‘ with fish. It was on a nature walk on a bright morning that Prathamesh, our host at Maachli (an intimate and breathtakingly beautiful home…

  • Skywatch Friday – Bako National Park, Malaysian Borneo

    The moment you set foot on Bako National Park, you will be rewarded with raw, unimaginable beauty. The lush jungles were teeming with life. We were walking around the park head…

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    Hilton Shillim – Waking Up To Bird Song

    The chirp of the red vented bulbul drifted in loud and clear, followed by a faint echo, as the bird probably flew into the distance. Then there was deep silence broken…

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    Malaysian Borneo – Take Your Children There

    Travelling with children can be a very interesting experience for all those involved to say the least and planning ahead is highly recommended. As a parent if my child is having…

  • 5 Things To Do In Chennai With Kids

    I have written about many places and varied experiences, but never about my hometown Chennai. Here’s my pick of top 5 things you should do in Chennai, especially if you are…

  • Oman – Asia’s Best Kept Secret

    There are many reasons why I travel, the foremost is to see new places and experience varied cultures. When I am picking a place to travel too, I most often end…

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    Skywatch Friday – Magical blue skies of Ladakh

    I love looking through all my travel photos over time. Sometimes you come across photos and you stop and think – ‘wow did I witness something so beautiful’. Here’e one from…

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    Tranquebar – Land of the singing waves

    What’s in a name? Well not everything. But a coastal town in the Nagapattinam district of Tamil Nadu with a name like ‘Tranquebar’ certainly had a magical ring to it and…

  • Skywatch Friday – Rumbak village, Ladakh

    As the clouds gather in the sky today, my mind goes back to the pristine blue of the sky as seen in Ladakh. The sky in Ladakh is an azure blue…

  • Kuala Lumpur in 2 Days

    I was in Kuala Lumpur (KL) end of December 2013 with my husband and daughter. Our choices of things to do were obviously driven by what would interest our daughter the…