During one of our shopping sprees, we spent the entire day with our girlfriends at Commercial Street. We spent time shopping for clothes, shoes, bags – the works! Then one of my friends showed us a place from where she would buy party sandals and fancy accessories during
Wondering where can you bask under the golden rays of the sun on an empty beach? Welcome to Varkala in Kerala. A four hour drive from Fort Kochi, Varkala is a quiet seaside destination on the shores of the Arabian Sea, about 50 km north of Thiruvananthapuram. The
When you reach Balasore Railway Station, it may appear nothing more than a dusty little town. But don’t let this fool you as Balasore has one of the most unique beaches you would have ever seen.
About 100 to 115 kms from Vizag (Visakhapatnam) lies Araku Valley, situated at a height of 600 and 900 metres above the sea level. Though it’s an all year round destination, I recommend monsoons as a good time to visit Araku. The drive up the Ghats amongst
When it comes to sari shopping in Kolkata, you are spoilt for choices. While there are quite a few popular names in the city, like Adi Dhakeshwari Bastralaya, Sari Kutir, the other authentic brands are Tant Ghar and Manjusha.
Located in Park Street, Rajniklal is a name to reckon with. You hear the name Rajaniklal, and the first picture that flashes across your mind is the vibrant coloured ceramic ware. Rajniklal is probably the only company that I can safely add that creates ceramic ware that is both microwave
On my last trip to Bangalore, a visit to Mother Earth made me realize how much I had missed out on during all my previous trips to the city. It was like Disney Land for me, the moment I stepped into the Koramangala branch of Mother Earth in
If you’d like to spend one day like a King or a Queen, where you get more than your money’s worth – then The Lalit at Bekal is the place to be. Not too far from Kannur or Mangalore, The Lalit comes as a blissful oasis in
If you’re a part time student and wish to travel in Europe, you can look for a student discount card meant just for you. So wipe off the frown from your face, just because you are not eligible for an ISIC. The International Student Identity Card (ISIC)
Backpacking and traveling across Europe is fun and adventurous. You open your mind to a whole new life, a country so beautiful that will enrich your life for ever. But backpacking and traveling low budget does have its own side effects, especially when it comes to a