Gangtok Diaries: Day Trip – 16/4/2019

This is second in series of my Gangtok Diaries. The first one can be read here. Post wedding celebrations, with a day in hand and everyone around, we decided for a day tour on 16th. The plan was initially made with 5 people and 1 cab, which culminated in 12 people in 2 cabs. More…

Gangtok Diaries: #AttuKiGolu

After 15 years, I was back to Gangtok, capital of Sikkim state in India, this time to be a part of #AttuKiGolu, the wedding celebrations of S & A. This blog is more about the onward journey and couple of wedding and city shots to familiarize you with the topology of Gangtok and grandeur of…

Google Maps – Map onward – to – return

This blog stems due to many reasons: I have started driving , Metro rail construction in Bangalore, one of my best friends stays close by and finally the fact that we have become slaves of technology. So the friend I am talking about, stays at a distance of 9-10-11 km from my place, depending on…

A Day Trip to Jerusalem & Dead Sea !

9th March, 2019 – Our trip to Jerusalem and Dead sea started at 9 AM in the morning. Post a heavy breakfast and some stud selfies, we started on our road trip in this beauty. We were 6 of us , plus our guide and driver. The SUV could comfortably seat all. Soon we were…

Herzilya Acadia

On a recent work trip to Herzilya, Israel, we had a day at hand prior to our late night departure. Original plan was to visit the financial capital of Tel Aviv for a much needed retail therapy. However, owing to a missile attack, we had to cancel the visit and rack our brains to come…

Lucknow Travelogue- DAY 1 : 18/1/2019

Lucknow, the city of Nawabs , capital of U.P. and a place loaded with rich cultural heritage and royal etiquette had been on my bucket list for quite a while. It’s something like that thing in your subconscious mind, which nags at times but you never make a conscious effort to achieve it. The knock…

Lucknow Culinary Walk

Tundai Kabab, Bhang, Biryani, Chaats – the list was just going on and on. As the days were drawing close, we went on a strict diet plan to ensure we savor all these delicacies and more on our much awaited trip to Lucknow. Lucknow, the capital city of the state of Uttar Pradesh in India,…

My 2018

31st December, 2018. Am at home with my laptop and a cup of tea, oblivious to the gung-ho of new year eve celebrations around the world. Well, probably not a great way to end an year, by many standards. This got me contemplating, and I realized that best way to bid good by to 2018…

iOS 12

Post the keynote session of iOS 12 and more importantly the introduction of Siri Shortcuts, I had been waiting eagerly for its release. Updated my iPhone 8 to iOS 12 two days after it was launched. The changes I noticed and the verdict. Here it goes: Measure app : Worth the hype? In every way….

A Glimpse Of Rajasthani Gourmet

Rajasthani implies from the state of Rajasthan – an Indian province well known far and wide for its Rajputana heroism, controversial Jauhar, ferocious desert and mouth-watering food. What I am going to concentrate in this photo blog is its FOOD, devoured, during a recent visit to twin cities of Jodhpur and Jaisalmer. In sync with the…