All Aboard The Magical Le Train du Chocolat!

Chocolate Train

The Chocolate Train – A Travelogue By Punam Mohandas Switzerland’s Chocolate Train is a tour that is eagerly anticipated by children and adults alike. I left Fribourg on a crisp and somewhat chilly morning, to reach Montreux by 8.30am. The train, which looks rather grand in its black and golden… Continue reading

Sariska Tiger Reserve – #RajasthanDiaries Part 2

Sariska Tiger Reserve

Sariska – The Tiger Safari That Wasn’t ! After the hectic day we had yesterday, getting up in the morning was quite a task in itself. Nevertheless, the day found all of us rising early and we met for breakfast in the hotel’s restaurant at about 0800. As our safari… Continue reading

Alwar, Anyone ? Well, Why Not ! – #RajasthanDiaries Part 1

City Palace Alwar

The four musketeers, i.e., Sanjay and his better half, Laveena, my better half, Rani & myself, were itching to go on a road trip again. We had started the year right, with a trip to Paonta Sahib and Chandigarh, but almost three months had passed by, and restlessness had begun… Continue reading

Landour – A Beautiful Offbeat Hill Station

Clouds End Landour

Born and brought up in a beautiful hill station (Nainital) myself, there is something about these small towns that attracts me and they are my first pick every time I want a vacation. My friends don’t understand why after spending 20 years in Nainital, I still crave to be in… Continue reading

Dubai & Abu Dhabi – A Travelogue

Dubai - Image courtesy Unsplash

UAE is made of the 7 emirates of Abu Dhabi, Ajman, Fujairah, Sharjah, Dubai, Ras al-Khaimah and Umm al-Qaiwain. My third international trip this time was to Dubai and Abu Dhabi. With the year approaching an end, and the holiday season coming up, my travel soul was nudging me to… Continue reading