Great Himalayan Drive Days 46-49: Back to Delhi via Nepal, Pythons...

That’s it. Time to head back to Delhi to mark the end of the first phase of The Great Himalayan Drive. I started from...

Gallery : Prayer Bells in Manakamana, Nepal

Limited edition prints of this image are for sale. Ordering info is given at the end of the post. Click on the image for...

Jordan / Petra: A city cut into rock by the Nabataeans,...

This is the first in a series of posts on Petra in Jordan. One of the Seven Wonders of the World and a UNESCO...

Mongolia: Wilderness Conservation Holiday Adventure – July & August 2016

The Wilderness Conservation Holiday Adventure is a trip where guests travel by horse, climbing mountain passes, crossing rivers and entering the Khentii wilderness, making...

Travel to Magical and Mystical Bhutan: March 2016

If there is one destination that should be on everyone’s travel wish list, it is Bhutan. A few lucky ones will be travelling to...

Photo of the day: A Sadhu blowing smoke on Shivratri at...

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Great Himalayan Drive Day 14: Sex and drugs for sale on...

Even when sin is for sale, there are no taboos in invoking the Gods to close a deal. Here is the not so surprising part:...

Nepal: A spectacular cable car ride to Manakamana (A Video)

Magic Ropeway to Manakamana from Kunzum on Vimeo. You can watch this video on YouTube as well. Impoverished Nepal sure knows how to throw a...

Hotel Review: The Old Inn, Bandipur, Nepal

Why don’t they make more properties like the Old Inn at Bandipur? It is a charming property, with some of the best interiors I have...

Postcards from Thailand #9: The World War II Cemetery in Kanchanaburi...

The Commonwealth Graves Commission has done a commendable job in honouring those who gave up their lives in World War II. They have set...