Visiting Blue Canyon Arizona

Blue Canyon is a hidden gem of the American southwest— remote, rugged, mystical, and unknown to most landscape photographers as well as the throngs of tourists visiting the famous Grand Canyon.Of late this impressive place has received some attention. However, I found it difficult to find all the information at one place while planning our trip… Read More Visiting Blue Canyon Arizona

Best hikes on the Big Island Hawaii

The Big Island of Hawaii is the most variegated among all the Hawaiian islands. Hawaii has active  volcanoes, lush rainforests, vast lava-fields, and stunning beaches. Not just your regular white sand beaches, Hawaii has black and even green sand beaches. While some of these unique places are easily accessible, a few of them require some hiking. Here’s my list of the best hikes on the Big Island Hawaii.… Read More Best hikes on the Big Island Hawaii

Best short hikes in Glacier National Park

Glacier national park, often referred to as the ‘Crown of the Continent’, offers bountiful views—mountains carved by glaciers, scores of waterfalls, lakes of all sizes, and the scenic Going-to-the-Sun road. But to get to most of these spectacles you have to put on your hiking shoes, and hit the trail. With over 700 miles of trail (as… Read More Best short hikes in Glacier National Park

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. 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 the… 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. For most backpackers, southeast Asian travel kicks off in Bangkok, Thailand’s capital and the second most populous city in Southeast Asia. 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