• The Fantastic World of Travel Forums

    Planning a trip is as exciting as going on one. I typically plan mine by reading up on the place in magazines, on the Internet – tourism websites, blogs, travel portals;…

  • Coming Back to Life

    For more than two years I have not made a single post on this blog. I have often wondered if I should just save what I have written so far and…

  • All Seoul

    I have had the opportunity to visit some magnificent cities over the last few years, but nothing has surprised me as much as Seoul, the capital of South Korea. Like most…

  • Tajine!

    I am dealing with my Moroccan hangover and don’t feel like I have said all that there is to say. Today my mind wandered to all the amazing food that we…

  • Chef Chaouen – in pictures

    A picturesque town located in the Rif mountains, Chef Chaouen or Chaouen is only a short 3 hour bus ride from Fes. Known for its white and blue buildings, this town…

  • Fes

    While Casablanca is romance and charm, Fes is mystery, madness and oh so Morocco! A short 3 hour train journey took us to Fes, and the first thing we noticed when…

  • Casablanca

    ‘One of the greatest shows on earth’ is how the Lonely Planet describes Morocco, and what an apt description it is! Perched on the North Western corner of the African continent,…

  • A Chance Encounter with the Rare Karvy Flower…

    Our one day trek up to Tikona fort was a fun Sunday spent outdoors. What made it really special (and we found out later, when I happened to chance upon a…

  • Karpe Wadi – a weekend getaway from Mumbai

    One lucky man bought three acres of land located right on Nagaon beach in Raigad district for a song in the 80s, and then decided to share it with people like…