We had planned to visit Ladakh in late April, and found out that the best way to get there was to either do a road trip from Srinagar to Leh or simply fly there. The route from Manali to Leh via the Rohtang Pass would not be open in April-end because of the snow/weather. Besides,… Read More The day when Jet cancelled flight 2.5 months in advance!
Indian desserts are as diverse and varied as is India’s food. Desserts of all tastes, colours, textures and flavours can be found in various parts of the country. Some of these desserts are very simple in their preparation, while some others are quite elaborate and sophisticated. In most cases, the Indian sweets that are relatively… Read More Sweet Parwal (Dessert of Pointed Gourd)
After an eventful Day 1 in Lonavala, we had time for some more sightseeing on Day 2 before our return train to Mumbai in the afternoon. Check-out time at our hotel was 10 am. So, after breakfast, we pretty much packed up and headed for the reception. After completing the exit formalities, we walked to… Read More Lonavala in 2 days – Day 2
Mumbai is a chaotic city. Lots of noise, pollution and a pace of life which sometimes makes even New York’s lifestyle look relatively slow. With such an environment, there is a strong demand for quick getaways or short trips to calmer, more peaceful locations which are within a few hours drive from Mumbai. Lonavala, a… Read More Lonavala in 2 days – Day 1