Book Review: River Dog – Gloriously eccentric and entertaining

By Nimish Dubey They do not make too many travel authors like Mark Shand. The Englishman made headlines when he decided to buy an elephant...

Book Review: The book that exposed Mount Everest

By Nimish Dubey For most people, ascending Mount Everest, the tallest mountain on earth, remains the ultimate travel fantasy. For years, Everest had been most...

Books: Scotland, as seen by Bond, James Bond

By Nimish Dubey Whatever you associate Sir Sean Connery with, it is certainly not writing about a country, even his own. The man, who many...

e-Books: Five Great Travel Books that you can Read for Free

Want to read about travel, without blowing a hole in your wallet? Well, you can do so by just heading to Project Gutenberg (http://www.gutenberg.org/)...

Books: 5 books to read about the 1996 Everest disaster

By Nimish Dubey Few events have generated as much interest (albeit morbid) as the 1996 disaster on Mount Everest when several climbers perished in an...

Book Review: If only all travel books were written like this…

By Nimish Dubey There are travel books that tell you about how people went about a particular journey. There are those that tell you about...

Book Review: The Greatest Travel Novel Ever? Probably!

Contributed by Nimish Dubey It's a book that is considered a literary classic, has sold millions of copies, inspired film directors to convert it to...

Wink: Not a Kindle killer, in travel terms

By Nimish Dubey We sparked a fair bit of debate last week when we said that Amazon's e-book reader, the Kindle, was the best option...

The Kindle: Some Basic Information & FAQs

By Nimish Dubey Our post on the Kindle's travel-friendliness has led to a number of queries about the device. While we have answered those made...

Books: The Kunzum Travel List is out – Great holidays to...

The Kunzum Travel List is out. Travellers rejoice. You will now never be short of ideas when planning your next holiday. What is the Kunzum...