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Exotic Gringo (Kaushal Karkhanis)

Leading an experimental life as a digital nomad, I started traveling in 2007 while choosing to shuttle between Goa and Mumbai as 'home'. An epic life-changing trip to South America an year later gave birth to this blog, Exotic Gringo.

Zeit Zum Reisen! I’m off to Germany this weekend…

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] This Saturday, i’m off to Germany for a 5-day trip as a guest of Germany Tourism! i’ll be visiting Frankfurt, Rüdesheim and Berlin – a city i’ve heard so many good things about....

Find Facebook friends travelling / nearby

Great news! Facebook seems to rolling out one of my top wishes for the social network…  Nearby Friends not only lets you do what it implies, but also track friends who are travelling. The...

My Tatkaal Passport Renewal Experience

Earlier this month, i started preparing for my passport renewal since my 2nd passport was due for renewal in March. Upon successful submission of my documents, it took a grand total of 2 days...
Festa De Diu 2015-2016

Festa de Diu – Asia’s Longest Beach Festival

Festa De Diu is pegged to be ‘the longest beach festival in Asia’, spanning across three months, from December 2015 to February 2016. With concerts, carnivals, jam sessions and more than 300 artists such...

Kabir Bedi’s Trinidad & Tobago itinerary

Acclaimed Indian actor, Kabir Bedi is in Trinidad & Tobago for the World Premiere of his latest film Bazodee. The world premiere of the film Bazodee took place at MovieTowne, Port of Spain, yesterday...

Switzerland Tourism launches Winter 2015 #InLoveWithSwitzerland

Campaign Launched in India to promote winter holidays 27% increase of tourists from India to Switzerland was observed between Jan – June 2015 Switzerland Tourism has announced the launch of its ‘In Love with...
"We don't like sev!"

Thrifty Drifter Indore Challenge 3 of 3 – Get Indoris to say “i don’t like sev”

OK, i have to admit – the last challenge Ginger Hotels set us up for in Indore was definitely not a cakewalk – it was a LOT of walking, prodding, pleading, frustration and hard...

Thrifty Drifter Indore Challenge 2 of 3 – Get a selfie with the moonwalking cop!

Continuing on my challenge based adventures in Indore with Ginger Hotels as ‘The Thrifty Drifter’, the next task to conquer was to find the quirky ‘moonwalking’ traffic cop of Indore – and get a...