Medical Tourism, My Recent Discovery

Medical Tourism in India There are so many incidents and horror stories which make one feel unsafe and vulnerable. Rapes and molestation have become so common that not a day goes by without such incidents...

My first encounter with the Port City Vizag

My first encounter with the Port City Vizag My trip to Vizag aka Vishakhapatnam was in order before I could blink my eyes. Flights were booked the next minute and I was all set to...

Mysteries around Padmanabhaswamy Temple

Padmanabhaswamy Temple Padmanabhaswamy Temple, located in Trivandrum, dedicated to Lord Vishnu should definitely be on your “Places to see in Trivandrum” list. The temple is always in news for various mysteries associated with it. Be it...

Padmanabhapuram Palace: The Wooden Marvel of Travancore Kingdom

Padmanabhapuram Palace: The Wooden Marvel of Travancore Kingdom Padmanabhapuram Palace is a bundle of surprises wrapped in wooden layers with intricate design carvings. To begin with, the palace is located in Kanyakumari district of Tamil Nadu....

Discoveries and Disappointments in Kanyakumari

Discoveries and Disappointments in Kanyakumari My association with Kanyakumari was very blurred until this trip. I know the place from my geography book as the “Southernmost tip of the country”. Located in the state of...

The Magical Sunrise in Kanyakumari

I woke up to some quintessential South Indian melody. The alarm was yet to go off and me getting up before that doesn’t happen that often. Following the music, I opened the door that...

This Village in Maharashtra is the first Book Village of India

Bhilar in Maharashtra: The first Book Village of India My search for unique stories brought me to a small village Bhilar in Maharashtra. Located between Panchgani and Mahabaleshwar in Satara district, Bhilar is a quiet...

Pamban Bridge: India’s Answer to London’s Tower Bridge

Pamban Bridge: India's Answer to London's Tower Bridge Pamban Bridge connects Rameshwaram, the holiest city in India to the mainland India. The bridge is nothing less than an architectural marvel. Rameshwaram, one of the holiest towns...

Rameshwaram: How to Reach and Things to Do

You must have definitely heard the name Rameshwaram either from your parents or grandparents. Primarily because Rameshwaram is one of the chaar dhaams of Hindu religion along with Dwarka, Puri and Badrinath. I have...

Ponmudi: Hill Station near Trivandrum

My quest for discovering interesting places brought me to Ponmudi. Ponmudi, a small hill station located approximately 65 kilometres away from Trivandrum will leave you wondering how marvellous Mother Nature can be. You think...