Category: travel

Tree

The Tree in the Lake #ThursdayTreeLove

The Rabindra Sarobar Lake in Calcutta is one of my favorite places for tree spotting. I scored some good shots this time on my visit home. This one is currently my phone wallpaper and...

Pondicherry

Pondicherry on the cake

A road trip this year March culminated at Pondicherry. A sleepy town with French influence, it felt out of India. Although we were only there for a couple of days, we still remember the...

Tiger Triumph

Tiger Tiger, burning bright- finally Blake’s lines made sense. The danger was palpable. I thought the tiger’s face would not have so much white. I decided to enjoy the sight rather than focus on...

Nahargarh Fort

The Rajasthan Forts

Nahargarh Fort, in yellow, is a cute, compact fort. It was used for the King’s army, so the rooms are simple and small. Jaigarh Fort’s main USP is the huge cannon. It is connected...

The Call of the Tiger

Staying in a luxury tent in Ranthambore, trying to spot the elusive tiger, will have us coming back for more. We took the morning safari as we had heard the chances of seeing a...

Albert Hall

Albert Hall Museum

Albert Hall caught my eye whenever I passed it. The flurry of pigeons in the front, the delicate architecture, made me want to go in. This museum seemed alive, unlike the usual fossil houses....

Tower Bridge

Tripping on The City

Why does a trip appeal to us? A change of locale, a holiday from work, time to spend with family and friends…what’s not to like? A trip is also hard work. You need to...

V & A Museum

Victoria and Albert Museum

It can rightly call itself the world’s greatest museum of design and art. I did three tours there back to back. Saw the Ware bed, where travellers would rest and that could seat 16....

Museum of Childhood

Museum of Childhood

I stumbled upon the Museum of Childhood while I was looking for another place. It had the most delicious dollhouses, from different eras. There were also train sets, car models, rocking horses, Action Man,...

Oxbridge

Oxbridge & Madame Tussaud’s

Although Oxford has grander buildings, the punting at Cambridge was fun. it also seems more modern than Oxford. Saw the place where Pink Floy first played. there were ice bits on the river. The...