Paragliding in Paradise


When Chris Martin and his friends wrote the song ‘Paradise‘, they were most probably Paragliding, or Parasailing… Wait, there are too many words that start with Para Either ways, you get the point, I suppose 😀 Anyway, so recently I went on a trip to Himachal Pradesh, my second ever. And I went, yes you […]

My Journey to Jaipur


So, I’d gone to Jaipur in August last year and although we ended up staying at a hostel (Le Pension Backpackers’ Hostel) that we didn’t like much, our trip there was pretty good in totality 🙂 One of my friends joined me on this trip that was initially going to be a solo trip for me. We […]

From Asia to Croatia :D


This May, I got the best surprise of my life. My professor from my post graduation college contacted me saying that she’d submitted my paper that I’d worked on in the final year (it was on smartphone apps) to an international journal. The paper had got selected for publishing and we were called to Zagreb, […]

The Bhutan-ical garden of memories – Part II


Our journey to Paro from Thimphu was very scenic. On both sides of the road, there were a number of old disintegrating buildings, I read somewhere that the Bhutanese consider a house inauspicious to move into once all of the people living in that house die. Hence, the house is left vacant and eventually just […]

The Bhutan-ical Garden of memories – Part I


This post is special! It’s not just because it’s the first time that I am writing about a country other than India here but also because I am writing about THIS particular beautiful country in this post! My first visit to Bhutan happened long back when my dad was posted in Assam and we had […]

Spectacular Sikkim – Part III


In my previous posts, I covered my first few days at Sikkim where I’d gone with a group of friends. As our initial plan which was to go to North Sikkim during the last few days in the state fell through because of the area being closed as a result of landslides and rain, we […]