India, Jaisalmer

Jaisalmer Diaries: The Legend of Suryagarh

Something becomes ‘bespoke’ to me when service is earnest, non-intrusive yet customized and goes beyond one’s expectations. That’s how i’ll sum up the 3 days spent at the ultra luxurious Suryagarh in Jaisalmer! Breakfast...

Europe, Finland

Roving around in Rovaniemi

In February of 2015, i went exploring Rovaniemi… home to Santa Claus in the Arctic Circle region of Finland. Here are the highlights of my trip! Stay: AirBNB My first AirBNB experience couldn’t have...

Sri Lanka

Offer Alert! ‘See Shop Party Colombo’ package @ Rs. 19, 999/-

Yesterday, i was invited by Cinnamon Hotels & Sri Lankan Airlines for the launch of their new holiday package. While i was expecting a typical operator package, i was pleasantly surprised by the fabulous...

Europe, Germany

Frankly Frankfurt: First impressions of Germany

When you don’t expect something and it still happens, it’s gratifying, humbling and magical at the same time. Especially around a festive time like Christmas! So for a trip that was never supposed to...

Peru

The Pilgrimage of the Incas

It’s been over a year since I came back from the Inca Trail and nostalgia engulfs me. My husband and I did the Inca Trail with another couple that we are really close to,...

Featured, India

Exploring Mahabaleshwar 🍓 LeMeridien Resort & Spa

Confession time! I had never visited Mahabaleshwar until November of 2015. One of the most popular getaways for Mumbaikars seemed so close to home that i often shrugged it off, without realizing what i...

Meininger Hostel Berlin

Europe, Germany

Hostel Review: Meininger Hotel Berlin Mitte “Humboldthaus”

A photo posted by Kaushal Karkhanis (@exoticgringo) on Dec 5, 2015 at 10:52am PST My base in Berlin was this bright and cheerful hotel + hostel that was perfect walking distance from everything i...

Europe, Germany

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....