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909, 2015

Scuba Diving In India

By | September 9th, 2015|Categories: india, Travel, Travel journal, Write|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Splash! A leap of faith taken! The surface closing overhead, you are sinking in slowly. Buoyancy is working its science but the weights on you help you descend into the colorless waters. You hear the [...]

1205, 2015

Roaming in the Western Ghats

By | May 12th, 2015|Categories: india, Travel, Travel journal|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |4 Comments

Sitting in a sparsely crowded bus station at 5 a.m. and sipping hot tea, I looked around. A few curious faces stared back at me. I was waiting for the daybreak. A sudden plan & I [...]

2602, 2015

Havelock Island: The blue paradise

By | February 26th, 2015|Categories: india, Travel, Travel journal, Write|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |2 Comments

I woke up to the announcement over the intercom saying, “ladies and gentlemen we will be landing shortly…” I sat up groggily rubbing my eyes.  “…please make sure your seats backs and tray tables are [...]

801, 2015

Blue adrenaline rush!

By | January 8th, 2015|Categories: Travel, Travel journal, Write|Tags: , , , , , |7 Comments

I was excited for my first international beach vacation with girl pals. The highlight of the trip was scuba diving in the Andaman Sea – my first dive. Before that, I tried only snorkeling during [...]

601, 2015

How to pack light and travel smart?

By | January 6th, 2015|Categories: Travel, Travel journal, Write|Tags: , , , , , , , |1 Comment

Traveling is exciting and packing bags is like a countdown - excitement building up every minute. As a kid I have seen Papa pack bags with perfection and I am glad I've inherited some of [...]

1411, 2014

Stories from the Mountains

By | November 14th, 2014|Categories: Travel, Travel journal, Write|Tags: , , , , , , , |7 Comments

Lake of moon: Chandratal/Chandertall The cold mountain winds were blowing and making it difficult for me to walk anymore on the rough trek path towards the lake of moon – Chandratal, situated at an altitude [...]