In Road to Mekong, Piya Bahadur chronicles her unique journey through South-East Asia, along with three other women who left their 'regular lives' to travel from Hyderabad, through the East Indian Coast and the North-East of India, past Myanmar, Thailand, Laos and Vietnam along the river Mekong, and ultimately, to Cambodia.
The idea of Mexico comes with certain stock images — tacos and guacamole; a wild night out fuelled by tequila; the ancient Aztec pyramids — accumulated over the years from media and pop culture
With its mix of culture, history, nature and delicious cuisine, a trip to Vilnius in Lithuania should be just what the holiday doctor ordered.
I chose to travel to Spain to visit a culturally, artistically rich country in its off-season, to be lost in a sea of people who speak a language I don't know, to be surrounded by more World UNESCO Heritage sites that I could imagine, and eat all the paella and seafood I could stomach. I wanted to take long siestas, and walk in and around museums all day, hoping to soak in some creative inspiration for myself.
Nautanki Diaries introduces the reader to beautiful locales and cultures across many Indian states, but it is always the people featured in the book who surprise one the most
How visit to Frejus, Saint Raphael and Monaco (and not Paris) led to a love affair with France
As Gowri Jayakumar travels through South Korea, she'll be sharing her stories here. Stay tuned. In part 1 — Seoul.
Idiosyncrasies apart, Stockholm is a very picturesque city.
I fell in love with San Francisco for its beauty, fantastic coffee, undulating roads, warm people, commitment to a liberal discourse, artsy vibe, and copious faults.
Cali, in Colombia, is not called the ‘World’s Salsa Capital’ for nothing
A journey through Puducherry, one dish at a time.
Supposedly, the world can be divided into two kinds of people — those who have been to Kashmir and those who haven’t
Zanzibar has a bit of everything for everyone – for the history buff, the adventurer or a leisure seeking traveller.
Switzerland is 'The Ultimate European Destination' for most Indians, whose indiscipline is unfortunately legendary
61-year -old Bonani Lodge, the first bungalow to be constructed in Kaziranga, Assam (1956) is so charming, even those from the Victorian era would be awed by it, were they to visit today
Zanskar is a valley in the higher Himalayas, about 250 km and an 8-hour drive from Kargil, which is its only connection to the outside world in the summer
Beneath Luxembourg's reputation as a financial/business hub, is an old city longing to tell you its story.
My journey to McLeod Ganj turned out to be quite unexpected. Just like all journeys should be.
Beaches, interesting culture, good food, and no (or minimum) visa hassles made Thailand the perfect destination
Caramel tea, a wall that stares at the moon and strong opinions that are lost in translation; 48 hours in Beijing