Great Himalayan Drive Day 19: Check out the Vulture Restaurant in...

This is one restaurant you may visit but not order anything for yourself. And if you want to see the patrons having a meal,...

Gallery : Blue walls and Green Windows in Tansen, 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...

Postcards from Thailand #3: A Festival of Lanterns, Lights and Floats...

If you are in love, or want to make any wishes for your future life, head to Chiang Mai a few days before the...

Great Himalayan Drive Day 16: A hidden airport, river crossing and...

How interesting can journeys get? Very, if you are headed to Tiger Tops Jungle Lodge in Chitwan National Park in Nepal. I set out from...

Postcards from Thailand #5: Looking at Bangkok, from the 64th Floor

Go to any city, or landscape for that matter, and they all look different from different altitudes and planes. As also at different times...

Great Himalayan Drive Day 9: Saturday dawn prayers by young women...

Like most days in Nepal, Day 9 of The Great Himalayan Drive also meant an early morning alarm woke me up to check out...

Great Himalayan Drive Day 7: Asia’s biggest trident Bhairavsthan near Tansen...

Religion seems to love to create records of its own kind. At Bhairavsthan near Tansen in Nepal, you can expect to see the largest...

Nepal: Street Chess Anyone in Bandipur? A Video

We have all seen chess boards, but how many of us have seen one made on the street in a market? Very rarely, right?...

If it’s Halloween, go to Ocean Park in Hong Kong

Halloween may be a western festival, but Hong Kong has not only embraced it but added touches that makes it a special treat (no...

Vietnam : Motorcycle Diaries #1

Traveller & Writer: Shivam Gupta I was in Hanoi, the capital city of Vietnam, about three weeks back. Like always, I didn't have a Lonely...