University College, Mangalore

There’s a beautiful red building in Mangalore’s bustling city center, Hampankatte. Stone arches and green wooden windows seem to hang…

Offbeat Yelagiri

Have you ever come across a small hill station, charming because of its very nondescript nature, where life follows an…

Christmas Eve at Wonderful Western Hills, Sakleshpur

In our last holiday trip of 2018, we were returning after a wonderful weekend stay at Attihalli, Sakleshpur. Our hearts…

A Short Autumn Trip to Kashmir: Pahalgam and Apple Orchards

Part 1 in a series of posts on Kashmir. The extraordinary, almost unearthly beauty of the Kashmir valley made it…

Hampi – Beauty is Truth, and Truth Beauty

                   Memory (Written by Agni Barathi  – Technologist, philosopher, poet, and wanderer.) Who would…

Coffee, Cardamom, Campfire, and Calmness at Hema Koota

Hema Koota is an authentic homestay that offers the simple pleasures of life (delicious food, friendly people, and nature) making…

Pondicherry- Conversations with the Sea

I want the ocean breeze to wash over me and set me free… Waves splashing and rollicking, spraying their energy…