The precious Patola Sarees of Patan, Gujarat; only made by one...

Left Udaipur for Rann of Kutch. Made a hot cuppa coffee in French Press using freshly ground beans - Peaberry Arabica from south of...

At Narayan Sarovar, where boys dive in the lake to find...

Cannot ignore Narayan Sarovar despite it being pipped to the post by neighbour Koteshwar. For Hindus, it ranks as one the important pilgrimage places. The...

Visiting Lothal, the ancient Harappan Civilization site: The Great Arabian Sea...

After Dholavira a few days ago, I got some readers advising I visit Lothal, another major Harappan town of the ancient Indus River Valley...

Driving from Bhuj to Gir National Park: The Great Arabian Sea...

Another early start - driving from Bhuj to Gir, the home of the Asiatic lions. No one knows for sure the distance, time and...

The Sun Temple at Modhera, Gujarat: The Great Arabian Sea Drive...

It’s early days, rather hours, in Gujarat and I feel one can spend months here. Another hidden gem awaited at Modhera - a Sun...

Spotted in Gir, Gujarat: The Great Arabian Sea Drive Day 9

Spend enough time in a forest and you will cannot fail to spot some of the most memorable sights! It was no different for...

The Road to ancient Harappan civilization site of Dholavira, Gujarat: The...

All of us study about the ancient civilizations of India, but few ever get to visit the excavated sites from those periods. Was excited...

Meeting Blackbucks, the sweetest ones, in Velavadar, Gujarat: The Great Arabian...

As far as sanctuaries go, Velavadar is the sweetest one. It is home to Blackbucks, beautiful members of the deer family. But don’t let the...

Little Rann of Kutch, Gujarat: e-Book

What do you do when you see miles of unbroken surface of dark silt, all bare and without a sign of life? You will...

Explore Gujarat on a Chakkra: The Great Arabian Sea Drive

If you are a traveler with a sense of adventure, hire a Chakkra to explore Gujarat. You just need to be a very patient...