Everest Movie

It’s unusual from me to write about movie in a blog which is essentially a travelogue, and more unusual since I don’t watch movies.  This movie in particular has captured my attention. Watching those places in 3D has brought some of my own memories to life. The movie is based on this wonderful book “Into…

Exploring Goa

Guest post by Devarshi Patel. If you are a beach bum, like me, I am sure you can never have enough of beaches in your life, right? Goa, the beach paradise of India is the most favored vacation spot among the beach lovers. Besides beaches, there are plenty of other beautiful places to visit most…

Dwaraka & Somnath

After visiting Pasupathinath temple in Kathmandu and from the time wearing ‘Rudraksha’ which I bought it from shop outside Pasupathinath my spritual fevour has stepped to the next level. I boarded a bus from Ahmedabad and travelled over night to Dwaraka. As soon as I boarded the bus, there was a gentleman already sitting and…

Everest Base Camp 5364m

I have come back ten years younger or I have come back with fitness of a marathon runner. My hair has become silky, jaw line is well defined and my skin has got 14 days free spa treatment. Nothing came easy. I was fully put into test mentally, physically and emotionally. Once I sat down…

I ate this in Ahmedabad, Gujarat

Ahmedabad is a place for foodies. There is a restaurant or snack shop every hundred feet, The food is rich and inexpensive. Fresh Ghee, butter and cheese are part of almost every receipe. Ahmedabad aka Amdavad is a abode for those with sweet tooth. Those exclusive snack shop always leaves me confused with options. And…

Gandhinagar – Gujarat

Gandhinagar is very sparsely populated. There are few place inside city to be visited and many place at around thirty kilometer radius. I had boarded on a overcrowded Jeep from Taltej, Ahmadabad. The jeep drove through S.G highway, a wonderful road which took only 25 minutes on a 21 km stretch to reach the destination.…

Auroville, India

Auroville, near to pondicherry is a place to explore and experience culture, people and life as a whole. Unity and peace is the mantra here. Auroville itself is made of many settlements. I had packed my bags to Auorville for a weekend. I had already booked my guest house: Samarpan, is run by a wonderful…