Hallstatt – An Austrian Ode to Beauty

Hallstatt takes you back to fairytale dreams - honestly, it is one of the best places that we (Sandhya and Vijay) have ever visited. Typically meaning place of salt, it has the world's first salt mine here. As salt was the most important commodity, lots of workers were involved in mining salt out in the … Continue reading Hallstatt – An Austrian Ode to Beauty

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Holland – Amsterdam, windmills, Tulip fest and countryside glory

Netherlands which boasts a wealth of cultural heritage is famous for its art, windmills, clogs, museums, flower gardens and beaches. I have visited the Dutch nation a couple of times now and it has got a lot to offer. Right from the canals of Amsterdam to Volendam, Zaanse Schans and countryside villages to Keukenhof and … Continue reading Holland – Amsterdam, windmills, Tulip fest and countryside glory

Singapore as Art – Scarves, purses, coasters and many more

Singapore is a beautiful place - I have lived here for 10 years now (ya 10 years, can't believe it!). It is the perfect mix of old and new, cultural and modern, colours and monotones - overall just breath-taking and beautiful. But have you ever thought of carrying Singapore around wherever you go? Or displaying … Continue reading Singapore as Art – Scarves, purses, coasters and many more

Ukraine – An unforgettable Soviet Sojourn

After exploring most of Europe, I was running out of places or flights were very expensive to the countries which I hadn't explored. Also having Indian passport requires a visa for majority of countries, currently with Indian passport I can travel to only 59 countries visa free/visa on arrival. I was checking for visa free … Continue reading Ukraine – An unforgettable Soviet Sojourn

Cable Cars: The way I fly

I definitely have a thing for cable cars - I end up taking one and visiting a mountain/hill top or a theme park at almost every city/country I visit 🙂 My husband and kiddo love it too! The thrill of going on a cable car is amazing and the feeling of flying in the air … Continue reading Cable Cars: The way I fly

Turkey – A birthday blast from Istanbul

My birthday got extra special last year in Turkey, as it was the first time did I ever plan a holiday on my birthday. In all the years before I have been celebrating birthday with friends and cutting cakes, this time decided to do something different and booked a solo trip to Turkey all by … Continue reading Turkey – A birthday blast from Istanbul

THE Dress – one dress, two countries

I love visiting the Lifestyle stores in India - I make sure not to miss a visit to that store everytime I am in India. It is a multi-brand store with options to buy Western as well as Indian clothes - various brands including AND, Globaldesi, Neeru's, W, Biba etc. During my visit in December, … Continue reading THE Dress – one dress, two countries

Northern Ireland – Game of Thrones Tour

I have seen Game of Thrones right to the last season and was fascinated by most of the locations shot. It was predominantly shot in Northern Ireland initially, and later in Iceland, Malta, Croatia and few countries. After realising Northern Ireland has most of scenic locations decided to kick off my next trip to Belfast, … Continue reading Northern Ireland – Game of Thrones Tour

South UK Roadtrip – Durdle Door, Cornwall, Brighton and Seven Sisters

After having completed Wales and Cardiff trip successfully, next long holiday loomed by and I wanted to plan my next road trip. Seeing where to go I initially thought of doing Brighton and Seven Sisters. With Durdle Door having excellent views and close-by Brighton got added to my list. I thought I was done with … Continue reading South UK Roadtrip – Durdle Door, Cornwall, Brighton and Seven Sisters

Wales and Cardiff – First UK Venture

Moving to UK three years back, Wales and Cardiff was my first ever long trip in the UK. There began all my ventures exploring Great Britain and Europe. Being my first trip in this wonderful continent, it still remains close to my heart as I planned the whole trip by myself. Finding out where all … Continue reading Wales and Cardiff – First UK Venture