Rani ki Vav, a beautiful carved stepwell in Patan, Gujarat: The...

I have seen many a stepwell, and after a while they all look the same. So it was with some misgivings that I ventured...

7 Places in India to Write Your Next Book

Every author works best in a setting of his or her choosing. Stephen King may prefer a windowless basement where he can transport himself...

Little Rann of Kutch, Gujarat – India | 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...

The white and watery Rann around Dholavira, Gujarat: The Great Arabian...

The Rann region makes for great sightings - the landscapes are unlike any you will see. At once you will see great swatches of...

Gir Safari – Met the Maldharis: The Great Arabian Sea Drive...

The safari in Gir National Park continued, and eventfully even if there were no lions. We passed some Maldhari settlements. They are tribal folks who...

Dholavira and Lothal, Gujarat – India | e-Book

When you stand at Dholavira or Lothal in Gujarat in India, you realize people existed at least 5,000 years ago. On the very spot...

Chasing the Wild Ass in the Rann of Kutch, Gujarat: The...

The Rann of Kutch is best known for the  Indian Wild Ass, or the Ghudkhar as called locally. Thousands roam the desert but they...

Dholavira, Gujarat – People lived here 5,000 years ago: The...

And here I was: on the site where people once lived in the 3rd Millennium B.C. Imagine the remains still exist. Don’t let your...

Endless Desert and Wild Ass Country | The Little Rann of...

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

Great Rann of Kutch, Gujarat – India | e-Book

Start driving from Bhuj and you will cover a highly fascinating route - giving you glimpses of the history, geographical features, culture and food...