From Veraval we drove to almost a 100 km to Junagadh and first landed at Mahabbat ka Maqbara. Tomb of Wazir Bahaduddinbhai Hasainbhai Its location is quite a play on your senses - right opposite the Junagadh District Court - it has accused individuals, their distraught families, busy lawyers, the alert police force all bustling just… Continue reading Junagadh: Of generous gifts and stories of intrigue
Diu was a stark difference in terms of the rest of our trip and a time we were looking forward to spending by the ocean. After a leisurely breakfast, we made our way to the Diu Museum. It is a church converted into a museum and it seemed even more charming with the bustle and… Continue reading Diu : Of lighthouses by the ocean and a labyrinth of caves
The last chapter of an interesting trip through snow, sand dunes, deserts, mountains and rivers.
Continued from here The next morning we proceeded to Nubra valley via one of the world's highest motorable road at 17,582 ft of elevation- the Khardungla Pass. It is used to carry supplies to the Siachen Glacier that is guarded by our armed forces. The scene is quite breathtaking out here, and not just due… Continue reading Ladakh: Of snow fights and sand dunes
The one where we visit learn of perseverence from the monks and being adorable from a marmot.
Tsomoriri and Kyagar Tso- the gleaming dew drops in the desert...
Ladakh : Of surprises and warm wishes in cold places
Travel tips : For the first time China traveler
On of the common concerns, we heard from friends when we went on a trip to China was about food. China is a multicultural country with varied cuisines and here I can speak for the province of Sichuan as a tourist. It's truly blessed and we had opportunities to sample a wonderful variety of delicious… Continue reading China- Sichuan province : What to eat (Even if you’re vegetarian!)
Despite staying a few minutes away from the museum we never got to it for lack of time amidst our other visit choices. The next day we checked out and leaving our luggage at the hotel met Summer for a day of shopping. We met at the point that was literally the centre of the… Continue reading China: Chengdu : Of flavourful food and foot massages