Category Archives: Travel


To explore the world is an innate desire of human beings. A quest for life begins at the end of one’s comfort zone. Travelling is one such experience which caters to this along with providing innumerable lessons to learn from the prismatic diversity of a place. Travelling enriches one’s experience. Also, it enables one to fall down, get up and start up fresh in the journey called life. Space and time do play a pivotal [...]

Okhla Bird Sanctuary

Far from the humdrum existence and chaotic fast-paced life of Metropolis, Okhla Bird Sanctuary offers respite and provides solace to the residents of the capital city of Delhi along with those of Uttar Pradesh. Okhla Bird Sanctuary is a favorite among birdwatchers. Okhla Bird Sanctuary is situated right on the Yamuna river between Delhi and Uttar Pradesh. It is located in Noida, Gautam Budh Nagar District of the state of Uttar Pradesh. Okhla Bird Sanctuary [...]

September 23, 2017
Temples of Varanasi

Varanasi or Benaras is the epicentre of Hindu religious tradition and the very soul of spirituality in the country. Mark Twain recognized the importance of this city when he wrote – “Varanasi is older than history, older than tradition, older even than legend, and looks twice as old as all of them put together”. It comes as no surprise then, that there are number of very important temples in this 2000 year old centre of [...]

Beautiful Lakes in India

Nature plays a pivotal role in uplifting one’s mood, provides solace and at times inspires the best creations of artists. A serene world away from the fast-paced life of metropolitan cities, nature encourages humans to feel the presence of the divine and realize man’s minuscule existence in this vast world. Nature is superior to man’s ego and is unfathomable. The natural beauty of mountains, lakes, valleys, forests, rivers, sky, sun, to name a few ignites [...]

United Coffee House CP

While I was growing up, I heard stories about United Coffee House and, how once a month my parents, newly married and settling down in Delhi, went to watch a movie in Plaza, Odeon, Rivoli or Regal in Connaught Place and, post movie walk to either United Coffee House for Cona Coffee and Portuguese Fish or to Nirula’s for Fish Orly. I have a recall of going twice with my parents in late 70s and [...]

funcity chandigarh

Spending the weekend at Funcity with family or friends after a hectic work week is a splendid way to unwind and rejuvenate your energy. Situated near Chandigarh and spread over an area of 43 acres, Funcity is popular amusement park drawing visitors from all parts of India. Funcity, which is a spectacular combination of all the three – resort, amusement park, and water park – offers tourists a number of attractions and is popular among [...]

anandi water park lucknow

While many may not be aware, but the experience of being on a beach or a water park during the rainy season is exhilarating. Today we are going to share information on Anandi Water Park in Lucknow. Known to be the biggest water park of North India, Anandi Water Park has an innumerable number of slider and events. With 32 rides, this water park is certain to pump up the adrenaline flow and thrill the [...]


Following the hot, blazing summer that leaves a blistering trail of restlessness across the length and breadth of the country, are the sweet, sultry monsoon months. If you want more out of your monsoon months then mere chai and pakode, if you’re more of the trek in the mountains than the saawan ke jhoole kind of person, India has much to offer. Southern India, in particular, has a number of monsoon getaways that are popular [...]

medical tourism in india

World class medical and healthcare facilities, highly trained doctors and healthcare professionals, and a fraction of the cost – these are the three major attractions that are bringing more and more medical tourists to India. While most of them coming in from the US, the UK, and other European countries are looking at getting the best of medical care at a cost that could be a dream back home, there are also quite a number [...]


Train journey is the most pleasurable way of travelling, when for the length of the journey, one is cut off from the rest of the world, and can relax, and in a way refresh oneself before joining back the rat race. India is the fourth largest where railway network is concerned and comprises 119,630 kilometres of total track length, and 92,081 km of running track over a route of 66,687 km, with 7,216 stations at [...]