Travel Article

There are some things which look easy on paper but when you actually attempt it, you realize the factors you need to consider are far more than initially imagined. One such example is booking your international flight to the chosen destination. I am specifically emphasizing on international flights because for...

There is a beautiful scene in front of our eyes. What we do next ? Enjoy the moment ? No. We take out our smart phone and capture it. When I recently visited Brindavan Gardens in Mysore and saw the musical fountains, that was my instant reaction as well. But then I resisted my  reflexes and put my phone back in my...

Stop. Don’t judge the post by the title and assume this post as a philosophical one. This was just my answer to myself when I got a bit concerned about my reduced travel activities. Flash back to two years and I was rolling on a roller coaster of travel plans. On any particular day I would already have bookings for...

What is the first thing that comes to your mind when I ask-“how to explore a new city?” For most of the people, visiting the top 10 spots of the city will be an obvious response. There is nothing wrong with it and in fact most of us follow that. However, if you have some additional time in hand or want to get away...

Quit Your Job and Travel the World – I have come across this statement on numerous travel blogs. Every alternate day I will read someone explaining how awesome it is to leave cubicle life and set off on travel. How they hated their job and now they are on a roll. I am sure it must be a great experience. However not...

Continued from Part 2 Chapter 4: Review A day before your actual start date, you should review your entire plan one more time. Make sure dates are matching on all your bookings(flight tickets/bus tickets/ hotel vouchers) as per your plan. Also read about custom rules of the specific country and make sure you are not...

Preface : I had received many emails/comments from readers who have decided to take a step out of country but not sure where and how to start. After having some overseas travel experience, I thought I would be able to give some pointers. This series of posts is specifically targeted for those people who want to plan...

When we see pictures of beautiful places or read stories about them, the immediate reaction is – I wish I was there. Travel stories appear like fairy tales full of lots of fun. But unless your idea of travel is a luxury trip once in a year to an exotic location, travel has the other side. Like any other thing in life,...

We often want to travel to different places. But we always find ourselves having a hard time affording it and thus it takes a lower precedence than other expense. I am revealing the secret that how do I afford my travels. I have got a kind friend who sponsors my trips. I recently won a big lottery which allows me to...

One of the most interesting aspect of travel for me is opportunity to meet people whom I would have never met otherwise. It may be a 2 minute interaction or a company on a day trip but there is always something which I have learnt from each person I have met. We forget things which we read in books or listen in...