Finding Feni: The Spirit Of Goa

Last month, i was back in my favorite place in the whole wide world – Goa! This time, it was an invitation by Goa Tourism to attend the Spirit Of Goa festival, a unique new 3-day fest that celebrates the cashew harvest season and promotes the heritage spirit of the state – feni. Launched 2 years ago as the Coconut & Cashew Festival, this year the state has rebranded the fest to make it more fun, educational as well as entertaining. In...

Travel Questions? Find the best answers on Quora!

I get a ton of travel related queries across social media, and sometimes they tend to get repetitive. So i’ve been trying to answer them all in one place – on Quora. In case...

Stockholm in 2 Days: Things to Do & See

Although my ‘home’ for the first night in Stockholm was a great find – very close to the central station and complete with a sauna room (and an amazing breakfast), i was looking forward...

How to travel anywhere in the world under Rs.1 Lakh

This is a longer version of my answer for a travel question on Quora. Travelling doesn’t have to be a super expensive proposition if you’re smart and lean about your choices and know where...

My travel gear & the best budget backpack for packing light

From carrying only my laptop bag to Thailand for 10 days to carrying a slightly larger cabin bag for 2 weeks in Europe (with NO check-in bags)… i’ve managed brilliantly well on my travels...

Deal Alert!! Budget Maldives trip under Rs.25K (all-in)

As i write this post, i’m almost tempted to book this sweet deal myself – i just stumbled upon a great flight route to Gan, Maldives for just Rs.15K via Colombo. If you combine...

First time Australia: Discovering Canberra (and how to win a trip)!

Honestly, besides knowing that it is the capital of Australia as a geeky Geography kid, i knew nothing about Canberra until last month, when i was invited to visit Canberra onboard Singapore Airlines’ new...

Opening the ‘doors of India’ – a unique mission!

Travel blogging doesn’t always pay monetarily – it’s more about expression, a way to journal one’s experiences and stories and often fulfilling because it helps others with their own planning and inspiration. But every...