phnom penh

2 Days in Phnom Penh

It is a new year, with new possibilities and obviously the potential of many new destinations. 🙂 If you are a person who cannot stand the cold like me, then January to March is the ideal time for you to think about ticking off those South-East Asian destinations. One of them that I highly recommend … Continue reading 2 Days in Phnom Penh

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Dress like an Off-duty Princess

So, all the Tangled and Frozen and Cinderella that I watched or read as a child were bound to have an effect on me. I mean, I was not going to wait for the prince to rescue me, nor was I going to twiddle my thumbs while someone else ruled (Duh!), but, it has given … Continue reading Dress like an Off-duty Princess

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Highland Eco-organic Cottage – Sholayur – Property review

When most residents of Chennai think of a weekend getaway, images of Pondicherry, Ooty or Kodaikanal inevitably pop into their minds. So, when I heard about an Eco-organic property in the forests of Sholayur, just an hour's drive from Coimbatore, I was initially skeptical. I had lived in Coimbatore for 3 years and had never … Continue reading Highland Eco-organic Cottage – Sholayur – Property review

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Travel Story #4 – My Love Affair with Hiking

The dictionary defines hiking as a walk along trails or in the countryside, as opposed to walks which are largely urban. In contrast, treks are long, arduous journeys, typically on foot. As I consider which of these I like best, I suppose I will have to say hiking. Not that trekking is something I dislike, … Continue reading Travel Story #4 – My Love Affair with Hiking

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Germany – A 16 Day Itinerary

Hello there, fellow wanderers! If you have followed my blog at all, you will know that I write very detailed and long itineraries covering the length and the breadth of the countries that I visit. This time, I am doing it a little differently. I plan on writing a more general plan and then separate … Continue reading Germany – A 16 Day Itinerary