Kinabatangan River Cruise, Sandakan

The one of the rare sight in Borneo is that of Pygmy Elephant, world’s smallest elephant. The only place where your chances of seeing them more is on the Kinabatangan River. Opt for a stay at the lodge at Kinabatangan River and go on a river cruise ride in the morning and evening to increaseContinue reading “Kinabatangan River Cruise, Sandakan”

Mt. Kinabalu Park and Poring Hot Spring, Ranau

The highest mountain in Sabah and in Malaysia is Mt. Kinabalu at approximate height of 4,096 meters above sea level. The first thought which came into my mind – I want to climb this mountain. As days passed and I did my research, I realised that climbing the mountain is not as simple as IContinue reading “Mt. Kinabalu Park and Poring Hot Spring, Ranau”

U Tropicana Alibaug

Over the years, Mumbai has become more and more crowded. Also the fast pace of the life in the city leaves most of us craving for some leisure time. To take a pitstop from the mechanical life, we all crave for a holiday. In order to satiate this desire of leisure and relaxation, I wouldContinue reading “U Tropicana Alibaug”

Kota Kinabalu, Sabah

The capital city in Sabah, Kota Kinabalu gives you the feel of man-made land blended together with the nature. Big buildings with beach and rainforest nearby, tons of places for food, night market, it is the gateway to the island of Borneo. In many ways, Kota Kinabalu gives the feel of being around develop partContinue reading “Kota Kinabalu, Sabah”

Gunung Mulu National Park

Gunung Mulu National Park is in the Sarawak region of Malaysia in Borneo island. UNESCO added Mulu in the World Heritage list. Mulu is only accessible by flight from either Miri, Kuching and Kota Kinabalu. The only operating Airline is Malaysian Airlines in MASWings plane. Except if some brave soul wishes for an adventure, theyContinue reading “Gunung Mulu National Park”

Ranakpur and Kumbhalgarh

Rajasthan has always been my favorite place to visit, not because it is the state of my ancestors, but also because of the culture and its people. Some of the best palaces and forts are built by the King and Maharajah of Rajasthan. The state has some of the best architect, lifestyle of Royalty,  humblenessContinue reading “Ranakpur and Kumbhalgarh”

Taj Mahal – Night View

Agra has always been the famous tourist spot for not just the Indians but also for the foreigners. You will find ‘N’ numbers of tourists in Agra visiting one of the Seven Wonders of the World – the beautiful Taj Mahal. To Read more about Agra and Taj Mahal, visit my earlier blog on AgraContinue reading “Taj Mahal – Night View”

Jaipur – The Pink City

When I moved to Delhi in North India.. Jaipur looked like a weekend destination. Before moving, I always thought of visiting Jaipur only when I will plan to do the entire Rajasthan trip. Anyways, the single city has many things to offer. Often called as Pink City, Jaipur has Palaces, Havelis, old palaces turned intoContinue reading “Jaipur – The Pink City”

Adlabs Imagica, Khopoli

If you have day free and you wish to spend it well.. What will come to your mind?  Trip to nearby hill station.. Done!  Sleep the whole day and watch movies.. Done! Go and meet long lost relatives you stay far away from you.. Done!  Visit an amusement park.. Oh yes! That’s pending..! So weContinue reading “Adlabs Imagica, Khopoli”

Igatpuri Vipassana Center

Apart from a weekend family trip to resort nearby, Igatpuri is a destination well known for its meditation center called Vipassna Meditation. I visit this place on the way towards Nasik. People who wish to get out of the city for a stay in some hilly or quiet place, then Igatpuri is for you. ThereContinue reading “Igatpuri Vipassana Center”

Road Trip – Delhi to Mumbai

From Political capital to financial capital, the Delhi-Mumbai road trip covers the beautiful state of Rajasthan, Gujarat leads to Maharashtra. The total distance between the two cities is around 1400 km via NH8. In a go this distance can be covered in a non stop 24 hour drive, but what’s the fun if you can’tContinue reading “Road Trip – Delhi to Mumbai”

Dazzling Dubai

Some years back from nothing to the city of new businesses, Dubai has turned dessert into the skyscraper. Not just Dubai, but all the cities of United Arab Emirates has been developed in very small time. 7 Emirates are Abu Dhabi, Ajman, Fujairah, Sharjah, Dubai, Ras-Al-Khaimah and Umm-Al-Qaiwain. Dubai, one of the 7 Emirates, andContinue reading “Dazzling Dubai”

Bhutan – Land of Dragon

Bhutan is one of the place where Indian doesn’t need any visa or even passport. Often called as India’s sister, Bhutan is very small but indeed a beautiful country to spend some quality time with nature. It is a place where one can find inner peace. Just like any Buddhist country, Bhutan has very humbleContinue reading “Bhutan – Land of Dragon”

Thailand – Amazing Beaches and Amazing Clubs

When I say Thailand different people will think about different things to do. For ladies, Thailand is equal to shopping mall with season sale every day, for kids, amazing beaches to have fun time and for single guys, it is place to drink and party ;). Sleeping Buddha at Wat Pho, Bangkok Thailand is aContinue reading “Thailand – Amazing Beaches and Amazing Clubs”

Kolad – Weekend Rafting Getaway

There are many small places for rafting in India. Famous ones are in Rishikesh and Ladakh. Both locations are in north India. What about Mumbai people? Where can they go for rafting and if they want to go for short duration? Kolad is answer to these questions. Reside in Roha district. Kolad is an amazingContinue reading “Kolad – Weekend Rafting Getaway”

Auli – India’s Switzerland

People go to Switzerland to experience ski & snow clad mountains but they forget that India too has its own famous ski destination. Overlooking second highest peaks of India, Nanda Devi, Auli is indeed a white world with adrenaline pumping ski tracks. Enroute to Auli Auli lies in the state of Uttarakhand, which is calledContinue reading “Auli – India’s Switzerland”

Kasauli.. Weekend Getaway!

When you are in north India and you have weekend with nothing to do and after already visiting Shimla, Naintal many times, Kasauli is place to be. It is approximately 6 hour drive from Delhi. The road to Kasauli is smooth and easy. Starting with outer ring road then move to Grand Trunk Road andContinue reading “Kasauli.. Weekend Getaway!”

Agra.. India’s Romance-land

A place, resemble love, great architecture and rich history. It also has one of world’s Seven Wonder, which resides in Uttar Pradesh, India – Agra.  Agra has world’s one of the seven wonder and also India’s struggle. My first impression after entering Agra was astonishing. Small uneven roads and not only cow but foreigners walkingContinue reading “Agra.. India’s Romance-land”

New Zealand.. Adventure Paradise!

Auckland City After Dubai, New Zealand was my second international trip. Since childhood I wanted to visit New Zealand for only one thing, ‘Adventure’. New Zealand is also called a land of adventure. In this tiny island situated in southwestern Pacific Ocean lies an opportunity to do anything and everything. Whether it is adventure tourContinue reading “New Zealand.. Adventure Paradise!”