Goa diaries

If you've ever made Goa plans with your friends, you know how hard it's to make those work. After all those cancelled plans, we did go to Goa on the Republic day long weekend. The beaches were not exactly pristine blue but they were huge and lively. Frisbee games by the beach, horror stories with chilled …

One day trip to Shivanasamudra falls and Talakadu

7:30 P.M, Friday night. We were debating over the numerous one day trips from Bangalore when we finally settled on Shivanasamudra, the fourth largest delta formed by the Kaveri river. Shivanasamudra, literally translating to 'Sea of Shiva', is an island town where the Kaveri river bifurcates to form the Gaganachukki and Bharachukki falls. While the first …

Intersection of two cultures- Dharamshala and McLeodganj

Seven of us set out to Dharamshala for a final trip of our college days, the so-called 'psenti trip'. Located in the shadow of the Dhauladhar range, Dharamshala is a visual treat for any traveller. Snow-capped mountains, valleys, deodar and pine trees, monasteries and more. In short, religion, nature, serenity and adventure all packed in …