Pilani

The car was now zipping. The roads were smooth. But all seemed new. Had never traveled on this route before. And I started feeling good, discovering the new. The destination though, very old. So old yet every day that we think about or see this place, we discover something new. I was on my way…

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Gaya

As a teenager when I moved out of home to join my college, I started hating train travel. Because they used be too long. But then when I moved on in life and train journeys became rare, I started longing for them. Yesterday night was another such opportunity. And after an almost sleepless night when…

Benares

The train it seemed was running on time. To be doubly sure, I cross checked with the tea vendor and he confirmed it was.ย  I was happy. I immediately jumped down from my topย  berth and peeped out of the window. And there in front of me was the platform, the train zipping past. And…

Kali and Deepawali

During the Autumn season, you got to be in India ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ณ. The festive season here has just started with the Durga Puja followed by Dusshera. And yesterday and today are both very special days again. We in Bengal celebrated Kali Puja yesterday and the celebrations are still on. Kali is a Hindu Goddess. Kali’s earliest…

Amarkantak

Happy to be today at the center of this beautiful country, India. We are in ‘Madhya Pradesh’, a land of timeless wonders and incredible nature. In fact we landed up yesterday morning from Kolkata and spent the day enjoying being in a nice little Thermal Power township. And when you are back after long in…

Durga

She came, she conquered our hearts and then left with her blessings leaving us with a void. A void that takes some time and effort to fill. But we wait. Wait for her to be back again. Next year. Amongst us ๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ‘งโ€๐Ÿ‘ง She is our Divine Mother. Ma Durga. Goddess Durga. She is also known…

The Danish Beauty ๐Ÿ‘ฐ

As we got up today morning, the first thought that crossed my mind was “Wish we also had eggs for breakfast”. Sadly Cabinn City has this very important item missing from it’s menu. Eggs, the โค๏ธ of millions. How can you not have it? Come on guys. Think about it ๐Ÿค” The next thought that…

We are in Love ๐Ÿ’•

Yes, We are in Love โค๏ธ In love with you. Everytime we have visited a new city, its been you who has taken us around. Made life so easy for us that visiting all the attractions has been such a smooth & relaxing experience. You are our Love ๐Ÿ’• The Hop-on-hop-off buses. Red, blue or…

The peace abode ๐Ÿ›๏ธ

After a week of being on the road exploring, our days in Stockholm have been till now one of complete relaxation and just enjoying the unspoilt beauty of nature. I hope you too have equally enjoyed the journey with us. I love doing what I love and so today let’s venture out to experience some…

๐ŸŒซ๏ธ Water water everywhere

We are just back to Copenhagen after a lovely day out, going over The Marvel Creation ๐ŸŒ‰ and having a great time in a calm and beautiful city, Malmo, Sweden. This Scandinavian holiday of ours has been such a wonderful revelation. Whether it was Helsinki, Finland, the gateway to this beautiful world called Scandinavia..; Turku,…

The Marvel Creation ๐ŸŒ‰

Is that the one you were talking about? She asked. I looked out and I said. Yes yes, that’s the one. Click that view. Click fast, else you’ll miss it. And it was time to land. And so did we. Smooth landing, nice airport, short wait for our luggage, quick currency exchange & an efficient…

The magic of Loistokari ๐Ÿ–๏ธ

Located on the southwest coast of Finland at the mouth of Aura River is this beautiful small city, Turku. The River Aura is the heart and soul of this city, which happens to be the oldest city in Finland & also at one time the Capital city for hundreds of years. Declared once the official…

This nice & lovely tram city๐ŸšŠ

The morning started with great excitement in anticipation of the next two days. Ready to move to a new destination & get to see a little more of this wonderful part of the world. I have always loved train journeys but only if they are short. But the one and only one that we loved…

India, the beautiful ๐ŸŒ

There is nothing like India. But then you have to come over to experience the majestic beauty of a country, none other can beat. Bringing to you soon, the India Series. But before that let’s have a cool cool drink, Lassi. The favourite drink of India. Experience & taste it here at the spiritual capital…

A cruise on Baltic โ›ด๏ธ

Scandinavia is beautiful but a journey through this region can never be complete without a cruise on the seas. And you will have a variety of options to choose from. There is so much more that you can pack in your holiday, provided you plan your trip well. And talking about planning, well if you…

Oslo landmarks & more, just can’t miss ๐Ÿ•

Today was a get-up-late day after the hectic last night, including some wonderful music from the Two Champions on the streets ๐ŸŽป๐ŸŽธ But we made it early enough, not to miss out on the complimentary breakfast. More so, because Scandic offers truly a wonderful spread ๐Ÿฝ๏ธ Our Scandinavia journey continues and am so happy that…

Oslo, the city of love โค๏ธ

As you land in this beautiful capital city of Norway, you sense a feeling of love & care in the air. Coming out of Oslo Central Station & heading towards our hotel Scandic Karl Johan, we asked a middle aged lady for directions. She seemed to be in a hurry yet stopped, used her own…

It’s all about adding some fun to your life ๐Ÿ‚โ›ท๏ธ

Thank you Readers. It’s been fun being with you & sharing memories. And thank you for your love & support from all across the world โ™ฅ๏ธโ˜”๏ธ 50 days since launch, features among Top 100 India Travel blogs.. Don’t miss out on the fun. Follow to enjoy all new stories & visit exotic destinations ๐Ÿ•๏ธ๐Ÿ๏ธ With…

On top of the world..

When you are in Bergen, one attraction which will draw you towards itself is Mount Floyen. And to reach there you need to use Norway’s another famous attraction, the funicular railway. The trip starts from the city centre, just about 150 metres from the Fish Market and Bryggen ๐Ÿš๏ธ The charm of this beautiful city…

Two Champions on the streets ๐ŸŽป๐ŸŽธ

Oslo, Norway the city of Love & Karl Johans Gate, the street where all fun lovers love to be.. And it’s not just about fun, it’s also about it’s history. This main & the most happening street of the city of Oslo, was named in the honor of King Charles III John who was also…

A riot of colours..

What’s life without colours? And when you get the opportunity to have it all around you, what do you do? Soak it all ๐Ÿ‘ฏ That’s Tivoli for you. Tivoli Gardens, Copenhagen. Dance, Love, Sing, Live..because it seems Heaven is on Earth ๐Ÿ’ƒโค๏ธ๐Ÿ•บ

The Norway Fjord experience..

Nature, beautiful nature..Let’s explore some more of it today. A journey of Bergen Fjord. Bergen – Mostraumen Rodne cruise. As we sail off from Bergen, far into the long and beautiful Osterfjord, the fjord narrows between steep mountains, and the feel of the strong current of Mostraumen straits leaves you with an experience which is…

Bergen, you will love to discover..

Once you reach here, you realise how beautiful this place is. And this world that we live in is so amazing..one that we can never ever discover in entirety. But every small step forward, is a revelation. And for me this was one.. Bergen Today, it’s just about Bryggen, the landmark of Bergen & it’s…