As a travel writer, I cannot allow excitement to cloud my opinion. But I could barely suppress the emotion at the prospect of checking into what is rated as the number one hotel in the[Read More…]
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[issuu width=420 height=280 backgroundColor=%23222222 documentId=120405134552-420d44b8c58541a0bb52b553a0e35927 name=kunzum_travel_mag_-_april_12 username=kunzum tag=ajanta unit=px id=24f5081d-f2c3-1d9e-d1a7-3367b6bb0796 v=2] After a break of three months, the Kunzum Travel Mag is back. The 7th edition dated December 2011 is here. As before, it takes a[Read More…]
[issuu width=420 height=280 backgroundColor=%23222222 documentId=111003124818-0bfea3d539d440aeb233b7d6d8ce8058 name=kunzum-travel-mag-oct11 username=kunzum tag=airlines unit=px id=92ae69da-80ae-cb4e-d8e6-189cafe9c17b v=2] The 4th edition of the Kunzum Travel Mag dated October 2011 is here. As before, it takes a refreshing approach to travel writing, it goes[Read More…]
[issuu layout=http%3A%2F%2Fskin.issuu.com%2Fv%2Flight%2Flayout.xml showflipbtn=true documentid=110802071820-a07e8b62c92440e9b8c88e29abd9d5e9 docname=kunzum_travel_mag_-_august_2011 username=kunzum loadinginfotext=Kunzum%20Travel%20Mag%20-%20August%202011 showhtmllink=true tag=airlines width=420 height=280 unit=px] The second edition of the Kunzum Travel Mag dated August 2011 is here. As before, it takes a refreshing approach to travel writing, it[Read More…]
Wheeeee! I am on a toy train ride. Starting from Ooty or Ootacamund, now officially renamed Udagamandalam going downhill all the way to Mettuppalayam in Tamil Nadu. And it figures in UNESCO’s World Heritage List.
The Rain Country Resort sure lives up to its name: as you go off the highway at Lakkidi on the Wayanad – Calicut highway, and drive through tea estates and woods, you know you really[Read More…]
I checked into Banasura Island Retreat in Wayanad in Kerala in the afternoon, least prepared for what awaited. Having driven most day under a blazing sun, I settled into my cottage only to have a[Read More…]
Hotel Review: The Blackbuck Lodge, Velavadar, Gujarat – Where blackbucks come calling to your verandah
Visualise this: You are sitting in the verandah of your cottage in grasslands extending for miles around. A gentle breeze is caressing your face while you sip a hot cuppa of your favourite tea, even[Read More…]
Not too many properties deserve the tag of being destinations in themselves, but Swaswara in Gokarna, Karnataka does. A CGH Earth resort, it sets standards in hotel design and service. Of course, being set against[Read More…]
Missing a Tigress with 4 cubs by a whisker in Bandipur, Karnataka: The Great Arabian Sea Drive Day 29
This will go down as a very disappointing day in my travelogue: I missed spotting a tigress with four cubs by just a couple of minutes. In Bandipur National Park, Karnataka. I was staying in[Read More…]