Phuket, Thailand 

After much deliberation, reading through scores of holiday recommendations and signing up for travel offers, we finally decided to make Phuket our honeymoon destination. Well the criterion was pretty straight forward- After the fatigue from a wedding, all we wanted was a cushy resort where we could stretch ourselves to a mesmerizing sunset. Phuket gave […]

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Chennai, Tamilnadu 

The beautiful city of Madras always reminds me of old friends and old times. I still love calling its first name which lends character to its old world charm. It wasn’t the first time for either of us and wasn’t certainly going to be our last. To jingoists from the south, a description like “The […]

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New York City: The Big Apple

Everyone has a version of New York and here is our’s!  It is customary to keep the best for the last, and hence we kept New York as the last destination of our string of vacations for 2015. Read this post with a caveat that there is so much to be said, that it was […]

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Holland, Michigan

Holland, was the perfect tryst with small town America. Snugly homes lining up cozy avenues, it had a flowery charm. This former Dutch settlement has all the elements-from the colossal windmills, to shopping at wooden shoe markets, and gazing at the resplendent tulip patches, it takes you to their world. Located on the shores of Lake […]

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Washington, DC

Washington DC is the power epicenter of the United States of America. It is a beautiful city, rather town, with wonderful tree lines avenues and gorgeous parks. However a word to the wise, never go on a public holiday! You will meet the great security wall of America and it will make your trip extremely […]

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Texas: Houston & Austin

Texas has a very stereotypical image in the minds of most, and we were no exception. When we had thought of Texas, we imagined cowboys, westerns and deserts. But the cities of ‘The lone star state’ that we visited were surprisingly green! Visiting friends to spend a hullabaloo weekend has a quality of its own. And so we […]

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Denver, Colorado 

Of all the holidays we have made over the years, if there is one place that keeps calling out to us, it would be Denver. There’s something about it. Nature, the outdoors, the balance of adventure and food, it is pleasing in every sense. While the weather can be confusing with the rains and sunshine […]

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