Ahmedabad

Traveling in Ahmedabad, India

Traveling in Ahmedabad India in the western state of Gujarat is a step back in time, with it’s historical momuments, It is also known as the home state of the current Indian Prime Minister (Modi),…

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Palolem Beach in Goa

There are many beaches in India, though Palolem Beach in Goa India is my favorite to date. It provides elevated beach huts with a balcony overlooking the surf, lots of restaurants and bars on the…

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Traveling in Rajastan

With the two main cities of India — Delhi and Mumbai (Bombay) — to the east and west, and the great Himalayas to the north, traveling in Rajasthan  is a journey into beautiful scenery and…

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Guide to Bangalore

An Expat’s Guide To Bangalore

Though renamed to Bengaluru, the locals and foreigners alike still mostly refer to it as Bangalore. It’s popularity began to rise in the 1980s as a hub for IT services, mostly outsourced at the time,…

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Significance of Maha Shivaratri?

In devotion to Lord Shiva, Maha shivaratri is celebrated annually by Hindus all over the world.  It is observed either on the 13th night or on the 14th day of Phalguna every year. The festival falls between…

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Garden City To Garbage City? The Growing Garbage Crisis in Bangalore

An agreement was signed in 2005 between Bangalore and Mandur village in Hoskote, agreeing to dump the city’s garbage in the village of Mandur for a year, but it was persistent for almost a decade….

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Pondicherry Archives

The French Riviera of India, Pondicherry the former name of Puducherry is one of the biggest tourist attractions of India. From a French ville “Pondicherry” was changed to the Tamil natakam “Puducherry “on the 20th September…

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Things To Do in Seychelles

The republic of Seychelles is an archipelago of islands in the Indian Ocean. With neighboring countries like Madagascar, Mauritius, Comoros, Zanzibar, Mayotte and Reunion, Seychelles tops the least populated charts among the African states. Seychelles…

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A Christmas Story – Why is Christmas Celebrated?

Christmas is an annual celebration; celebrated on 25th December every year also making it one of the cultural festivals celebrated even by the non-Christians. The main purpose of the festival is to celebrate the birth of…

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