Featured Instagram Posts

November 19, 2017 Rajiv Bajaj 0

A lot of travel related images and videos are shared on Instagram every day. Most of them are amazing, posted freely by people wishing to share their travel experiences with the world. We therefore decided to start a new category on the site – Featured Read More…

Shanghai Maglev

La Dolce Vita The Shanghainese Way

October 2, 2018 Punam Mohandas 0

Shanghai – A Travelogue By Punam Mohandas Shanghai had long been one of my bucket list items. Hugely influenced by James Clavell as he described it in ‘Noble House and ‘Taipan’, Shanghai has always held the allure of mystery and romance for me in my Read More…

The Eternal Smile

May 27, 2018 Kasturika 0

We walked past the stony gaze of the lions guarding the giant entrance. Fresh monsoon grass peered from beneath the sandstone tiles. The wings of the Fort kept a keen watch from above. The ninth Queen of Raja Maan Singh surely must have been special Read More…

Lights, Camera, Imagination!

April 9, 2018 Kasturika 0

“Would you like a guide?” The thin balding man stood near the giant entrance of the Fort. “I can tell you about the significance of the art and the stories of each of the halls.” We had refused guides all along the way and saw Read More…

The Magic of Margazhi

February 4, 2018 Kasturika 0

While I was in Chennai last year, I received a message from a friend of mine: ‘So are you coming tomorrow?’ ‘I’m in Chennai right now’, I replied. ‘Ooh Margazhi. Have fun!’ I didn’t understand what she meant by that. We had visited Chennai during Read More…

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Brooklyn Bridge – Featured Instagram

December 3, 2017 Travel Tales 0

Here’s a glimpse of the Brooklyn Bridge from the financial district of Manhattan – through the lens of Lamat Lakshmi. For more such interesting posts, you can follow Lamat Lakshmi on Instagram. Desde la 565 Crown Heights de Brooklyn al Finacial District en Manhattan caminando❗#newyork Read More…

Playa Balandra – Featured Instagram

November 23, 2017 Travel Tales 0

Places like this need to be protected ! Imagine yourself in Playa Balandra – a beach located on the Baja California Sur peninsula of Mexico in La Paz. A place fiercely protected by environmentalists and locals, that has no stores, no hotels, no restaurants nearby Read More…

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Vesuvius, Naples – Featured Instagram

November 22, 2017 Travel Tales 0

Today’s post features Instagrammer Flavio’s picture of Naples with the Vesuvius looming in the backdrop. According to National Geographic, Mount Vesuvius – “the world’s most dangerous volcano looms over the lives of three million people in southern Italy. An eruption in A.D. 79 buried the Read More…

Rumi Darwaza – Featured Instagram

November 20, 2017 Travel Tales 0

Today’s post features Instagrammer Richa Bhardwaj’s picture of the Rumi Darwaza in Lucknow, which is one of the finest examples of Awadhi architecture. For more such interesting posts, you can follow Richa on Instagram. India is one of the most beautiful countries despite the filth, Read More…

Life In Himachal – Featured Instagram

November 19, 2017 Travel Tales 0

Life In Himachal – Fraught With Dangers We city dwellers tend to take life for granted. This post below from Rising Dust Adventures is a grim testimony to how tough life in Himachal actually is, especially in the higher altitude areas. Avalanches are a common Read More…