Delhi 101: #30 Hire a wedding band and a mare –...

If you are married, or have no plans to tie the knot in a hurry, what use can a wedding band be to you? This...

Delhi 101: Welcome to Delhi…or is it Dihli, Daidala, Dilli or...

What is in a name? A lot if it is a matter of identity and history. Leading to the toponymy of the city being full of...

Cronuts With Hugh Jackman at Speedos Cafe – Sydney, Australia |...

https://youtu.be/o1X8LRCCc5o Where do Hugh Jackman, Oprah, Paris Hilton and Kim Kardashian have coffee when at the Bondi Beach in Sydney, Australia? Speedos Cafe. Would you...

Photo of the Day: Shey Palace in the Setting Sun in...

High quality, archival prints of this image are for sale. Ordering info is given at the end of the post.

The EU Travel Challenge – Part 7: The Old Town in...

By Harshvardhan Is it possible to be objective about the definition of fun? Before I visited Poland, I might have argued against the motion, because what...

Velavadar Blackbuck Sanctuary, Gujarat – India | e-Book

Meeting Blackbucks, the Sweetest Ones As far as sanctuaries go, Velavadar in Gujarat is the sweetest one. It is home to Blackbucks, beautiful members of...

Postcards from Thailand #14: Wat Lokayasutharam in Ayutthaya

The main attraction at the Wat Lokayasutharam in Ayutthaya is the image of a reclining Buddha. Called Phra Buddhasaiyart, it is made of bricks...

Would I like to become a Buddhist Monk?

On a visit to the Phyang Monastery near Leh, I got an unexpected offer: of becoming a Buddhist monk, or Lama. I was sitting around...

Searching for King Cobras in Agumbe, Karnataka: The Great Arabian Sea...

I am not kidding when I say this - Agumbe is the home of King Cobras. Go at the right time, and you could...

Photo of the Day: Amused Buddhist Nuns at Hemis Monastery, Ladakh

This shot of Buddhist nuns was captured during the annual festival of the Hemis Monastery in Ladakh. Click on the image for a larger...