Austria’s fairytale village Hallstatt

Austria’s fairytale village Hallstatt is nothing short of a story-book village–nestled in the Dachstein mountains on the banks of a lake by the same name. With lush green mountains, pristine lake with graceful swans, pretty little timber houses stacked atop each other–this idyllic postcard-perfect village and its scenic surroundings will take your breath away. Where Hallstatt is a village in… Read More Austria’s fairytale village Hallstatt

Top things to do in Bangkok

Ask anybody which is the first southeast Asian country they visited and usually the answer is Thailand. Bangkok, Thailand’s capital and the second most populous city in Southeast Asia is where southeast Asian travel kicks off for most. Bangkok is a cosmopolitan budget-friendly city, famous for its magnificent temples and palaces, great food, and exciting night-life.… Read More Top things to do in Bangkok

Roman food tour

Traveling in Italy and unthink about Italian food? Well, that’s impossible (at least for me). Italy is synonymous with pasta, pizza, and gelato. And any foodie will want to indulge in the delicious Italian cuisine. But when you have limited time and your eyes are bigger than your stomach (well, that’s me),  it’s better to… Read More Roman food tour

Offbeat Prague: Top 4 suggestions

Prague or Praha (in Czech), Czech Republic’s capital city is on everyone’s ‘must-visit’ or ‘bucket-list’, and it’s easy to see why. With spires dotting its skyline, swan ruled Vltava river, and the 9th century Prague castle overlooking the city from a hill, Prague can be mistaken to be a kingdom right out of a fairytale. No wonder… Read More Offbeat Prague: Top 4 suggestions

Cinque Terre travel guide

In a country like Italy, you need a vacation within a vacation. Huh? – A break from museums, art galleries, historical building hopping, and tours of any kind. Italian riviera is exactly one of those places – a place to chill, dine and sip some wine! And for a hiking lover, there are spectacular coastal hiking trails right outside your door.… Read More Cinque Terre travel guide

Wildlife safari in Kabini Forest Reserve

… or a romantic get-away from the bustling city-life of Bangalore/Mysore. Fancy seeing tuskers in the wild? Elephants not in chains, doing what they like to do. You can watch them in their natural habitat—sand bathing, foraging, or even see them get protective around their babies (if you are lucky that is!). If this is how you prefer watching wildlife, then… Read More Wildlife safari in Kabini Forest Reserve

Snowmobiling in Targhee National Forest

Planning a winter trip to Yellowstone national park? Interested in fun activities outside the park? Let me familiarize you with the surrounding forest areas of  Caribou-Targhee and Gallatin. Endless breathtaking vistas and miles of groomed trails beckon the novice as well as the expert snowmobilers to these forests every winter. Here’s some information and tips for snowmobiling in Targhee… Read More Snowmobiling in Targhee National Forest

Yellowstone in Winter

Yellowstone is the world’s first national park and is the only place with the highest concentration of geysers. It is known for its geothermal features and also considered to be the best place (in the lower 48 states) to view America’s megafauna. Here, you’ll find everything from grizzlies, black bears, bisons, wolves, coyotes, elks, moose, pronghorns, bighorn sheep, and so… Read More Yellowstone in Winter

Best things to do in Florence

Birthplace of Italian Renaissance—particularly Renaissance painting, Florence is an absolute favorite with every other traveller. It is said that the number of tourists outnumber the locals during peak season. And these large numbers are always around Florence’s beautiful cathedral (Duomo di Firenze), and in Piazza della Signoria. But that shouldn’t deter you from visiting Tuscany’s… Read More Best things to do in Florence

Dachstein Ice Cave and 5 Fingers

Dachstein ice cave and 5 fingers – What and Where? 5 fingers is a viewing platform on Mount Krippenstein, Austria. It is considered to be the most spectacular viewing platform in the Alps. The name 5 fingers? Because of its hand-like shape. Dachstein ice cave, as the name suggests, is a cave with giant ice formations. Dachstein… Read More Dachstein Ice Cave and 5 Fingers