Indian food you should definitely try in your lifetime

Indian food you should definitely try in your lifetime

Regional Indian food - Indian food you should definitely try in your lifetime

Indian food you should definitely try in your lifetime

Travel broadens the mind and I think it also broadens the taste buds, travel enables one to indulge the senses in a wide array of exotic tastes and aromas. Travel and food go hand in hand and a keen traveler would never give up the opportunity of exploring the different tastes of the region in addition to the different sights.

The Magic of Indian Cooking

The Magic of Indian Cooking

The Magic of Indian Cooking

Indian cooking

Traditionally, most if not all Indian dishes other than sweets from all parts of the country are embellished with what is called ‘Tadka’, in the northern part of the country, ‘Bhagaar’ or ‘Vagaar’, in the western parts of the country and ‘oggarane’ in some areas of the southern region of the country.

The enduring romance of trains

The enduring romance of trains

The enduring romance of trains

A young boy is playing in his backyard and he suddenly stops and strains his ears listening to something.

His eyes light up and gleam with innocent joy, he jumps the wall of his house and sprints as if he is running for his life, he comes to a stop, panting and out of breath besides the railway tracks, just in time to see a steam engine majestically chugging along the tracks leaving behind it billowing white clouds of smoke.

Ravishing Rapperswil, Switzerland

Ravishing Rapperswil, Switzerland

Ravishing Rapperswil, Switzerland

Ravishing Rapperswil, Switzerland

Switzerland is a country which must have inspired the great masterpieces of art and literature, it is like a painting come to life, a poem wafting tantalizingly in the air, a sculpture skillfully etched by Nature. One relatively unknown gem where you can listen to the sound of your own footfalls and gaze reverently at the lake and soak in nature is Rapperswil.

Pelling – A Pristine Destination

Pelling – A Pristine Destination in Sikkim

 

Kanchenjunga - Pelling – A Pristine Destination in Sikkim

Pelling – A Pristine Destination in Sikkim

Pelling is a gem of a place, still pristine and pure, it is about 135 Kms. from Siliguri and about 115 Kms from Gangtok, the Capital of Sikkim.

The road trip from Siliguri to Pelling is really exhilarating and you feel sanctified as you breathe in the fresh mountain air and take in the unalloyed terrain, which is a feast to the eyes.