Cruising the Sea and Uncovering the Unknown

Dreams of cruising the sea into the great unknown seems like a fantasy from yesteryear. In this day and age of internet, satellites and GPS tracking systems, one could be excused for believing there is no unknown, nothing uncharted, unmapped or uninhabited. However,...

Christ the Redeemer

Christ the Redeemer is the statue of Jesus Christ in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. It is considered as the largest Art Deco statue and the 5th tallest statue in the world. 

Jerash – A Historical Gem in Jordan

Jerash – Gerasa of Antiquity. Also referred to as Antioch on the Golden River or Pompeii of the Middle East, Jerash dates back to the neolithic period and rose to prominence from the time of Alexander the Great (333 BC).

Drass and Kargil

After a peaceful stay at Meenmarg, we started towards Drass and Kargil, two very beautiful place the names of which remain etched in the mind of every Indian

Why You Should Get Travel Insurance for Your Vacation

That trip to London didn't just come about. You've been saving for two years to make sure you could see the sites there, including Big Ben, the Old Bailey and, of course, London Bridge. That's why you want to spend a little more money and purchase travel insurance....


The Sun Temple At Modhera

A hot October morning in Mehsana took me to Modhera, to a beautiful Sun Temple dating back to the 11th Century AD. A glowing specimen of the Solanki architecture, the ruins of this temple left me both awestruck and sad!

A Day Excursion To The West Of Leh

We started the Ladakh trip on a soft note with a half-day excursion towards the West of the Leh, all the way till the Alchi monastery and came back richer, both in terms of experience and photographs.


Common Travel Scams and How to Avoid Them

Most travelers will fall prey to a travel scam no matter how hard they try to blend in with the locals. While not all scams can be prevented, it’s important to take extra measures to avoid them. The first step in avoiding a scam is learning how to identify one.


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