Chantaboon Waterfront Community in Chanthaburi – A melting pot of cultures in Thailand

With European homes, quirky cafes, vibrant street art, and smiling people, the Chantaboon waterfront community in Chanthaburi province of Thailand, can lure any visitor who loves old-world charm. Chantaboon Waterfront Community A smiling old lady welcomes and offers me a local delicacy wrapped in a conically shaped leaf as I enter the one-kilometer stretch of …

Kru Kung Museum

The treasure trove called Kru Kung Museum in Thailand – A photo tour of bygones

Thailand is a land of varied shades. A country that has been culturally so vibrant and has over 4000 years of history in its kitty is bound to offer more than its pristine beaches and happening nightlife to the travellers and tourists who visit its land and sea with equal zest. To emphasize and propagate …

City Palace Jaipur Architecture

City Palace Jaipur Architecture : 30 Photos to get you started on Responsible Tourism

The City Palace Jaipur in India has eluded me for more than a decade, until our trip to Jaipur, the last year.I’ve always been fascinated by the architecture of this Pink Palace, and I consider it one of the elegant and well-preserved of palaces in Rajasthan. Jaipur, the capital city of majestic Rajasthan, has been …

Boat ride

Backwaters of Kerala – An Indulgence with Responsible Tourism

The backwaters of Kerala, particularly the ones near Kochi, offer unmatchable experiences of boat rides, village visits to spice plantations, first-hand experiences of coir-making, a leisure ride across the expansive Vembanad lake and the unmissable lunching experience at village homes across the crisscrossing backwater channels. Best place to experience the charm of Kerala backwaters The …

Dalhousie Dainkund Peak

Dalhousie to Dainkund – Experience the never ending musical notes of the Singing Hills

I was composing a blog-post on the mesmerizing Bhool Bhulaiyya of Lucknow and was reminded of our trek from Dalhousie to Dainkund and return, across the Singing Hills of Chamba in Himachal Pradesh, India. The path through the woods was haphazard, brimming with possibilities of getting lost and gave us a sense of accomplishment upon …