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A Night of Fear in Hayuliang, Arunachal Pradesh | #IndiaisCalling

Fear comes in many forms. Eviction from the only room in town at midnight, after a harrowing two day drive dodging falling stones and landslides, can rank amongst the worst kind. In my earlier posts,[Read More…]

Kibithu, Arunachal Pradesh: Dodging Falling Rocks and Landslides | #IndiaisCalling

Mountain drives are exhilarating. But they can get a little too adventurous, and tricky, at times. Imagine it is raining and clouds at road level are limiting visibility. And then a falling stone misses your[Read More…]

Kibithu, Arunachal Pradesh: Take a U-Turn or Drive Into Chinese Army | #IndiaisCalling

Kibithu is India’s easternmost motorable point, in the north-eastern state of Arunachal Pradesh. When you get there, your only option is to turn back – if you carry on, you will earn the ire of[Read More…]

Driving Into Nepal – And Beyond to the North-East | #IndiaisCalling

Let me share a secret with you. If you like the idea of travel, the best journeys on the planet are road trips in the Indian subcontinent. I have driven over 100,000 kms in this[Read More…]

A Day in Tübingen: SouthWest Germany

If Tübingen was a girl, I would have asked for her hand in marriage. Never have I seen such a pretty town so full of energy and character. Tübingen is a historic university town in[Read More…]

by November 29, 2016 #WhereisAJ, Germany, Travel Tips

A Day in Heidelberg: SouthWest Germany

If you want to feel young, head to a university town of Heidelberg in SouthWest Germany, the common name for the state of Baden-Württemberg. Even if you were one of the backbenchers in class, you[Read More…]

by November 25, 2016 #WhereisAJ, Germany, Travel Ideas, Travel Tips

Sunny Side Up in SouthWest Germany

If you are looking for some sun in Germany, head to the state of Baden-Württemberg, popularly known as SouthWest Germany. I did – and experienced much more than just warmth and glow in the region.[Read More…]

Singapore Airlines: When People Matter More Than Business Class

When you fly on a carrier like Singapore Airlines, good service and features are almost taken for granted. As would be the case with most top rated companies. But great brands are built on one,[Read More…]

Go Wild in Chitwan in Nepal: February 24 – 28, 2016

Jeep safari, boat safari, foot safari and an elephant safari – all these await you in the Chitwan National Park, home to Rhinos and one of the best collections of animals and birds in the[Read More…]

Travel to Tashkent, the ‘City of Stone’: January & February 2016

Rich in Islamic architecture gracing the cities of the old Silk Road, Uzbekistan dazzles with its dramatic mountains, stark deserts and fertile valleys. Tashkent is a city with a blend of modernity and rich cultural[Read More…]