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...

Coffee at Hodka, sunset with foxes at Kala Dungar: The Great...

Had heard a lot about the temple at Kala Dungar - every morning and evening, sweetened rice is served on a platform and foxes...

On the westernmost motorable point of India: The Great Arabian Sea...

Will today be a momentous day? I am headed to Narayan Sarovar, marked as the westernmost motorable point in India by Gujarat Tourism. Turns out...

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...

The Little Rann of Kutch – Miles of Nothingness: The Great...

So here I am - at the famed Little Rann of Kutch. Home to majestic birds in season and the Wild Ass - all...

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...

Kunzum Route K102: Udaipur (Rajasthan) – Dasada, Little Rann of Kutch,...

Welcome to Kunzum Routes! This is a series of time / distance charts between popular travel destinations covering just two points, or recommended circuits....

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

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

Kunzum TV – Patan, Gujarat: The Famed Patola Saree only for...

If you want to gift your lady an authentic Patola saree, then be prepared to wait for years before you get one. For it...

A Leopard poses for photographs in Gir National Park, Gujarat: The...

I am off - for the first of the big cat safaris on this trip. Hoping to spot some of the last of the...