Shillim: An Indian sanctuary of wellness and relaxation

The next time you want a break form your fast-moving lives and the hustle bustle of the streets, consider an eco-friendly resort tucked away in the Indian mountains. The healthy savouries and the pure aromatic airs are sure to leave you rejuvenated and refreshed for the year ahead. Such a weekend stay at the Hilton…

2017 Liebster Award!

Thank you Ashley Mae Baum, the writer of Two Sides to Every Story (https://2sides2everystorypress.wordpress.com/) for nominating me for the 2017 Liebster Award. I am delighted to accept the award! The Liebster Award focuses on recognizing new online bloggers who have shown potential. The Award is only offered online and seeks to promote other online bloggers.

An ode to my alma mater

Dear Cambridge, I wouldn’t be mistaken if I say that you have spoiled me for life. The autumn streets of Antwerp or the panoramic views of Mumbai do not come close to the effortless beauty you offer. Walking to lectures through your magestic palace halls and the breathtaking bridges was sure to give us a…

A thing or two about airports

Just like the clothes we wear give others a glimpse of who we are, likewise for airports. As I see it, they are like windows that give us glimpses into the country’s population, politics and economy. Currently on transit via Abu Dhabi airport, not only am I introduced to its male dominated dynamic but also…

Hong Kong Calling 

When we think of Hong Kong, the first things that come to mind are the busy streets of Tsim Tsa Tsui or the loud nights at Lang Kwai Fong. But in addition to these, what I have seen is a very different side of this metropolitan city. A half hour’s drive away from the mainland…

Our Spanish Rhapsody 

If you have ever been on a road trip with your besties, you will know the mixed feeling of independence and safety that we experienced on our little escapade to the Spanish island of Mallorca. Hiring a car was the smartest decision we made as it allowed us to explore the entire island at our…

Do you speak Bohemian?

The historical town of Prague, Czech Republic, has become an increasingly popular tourist destination in recent years. The peaceful town square with its legendary clock and the breathtaking Charles bridge in the background is on the bucket lists of many. But if you want to experience something different in addition to your visit to Prague,…

One foot in the door, one foot out

“Where are you from?” a girl on my summer course, once asked me. And once again, I wished the answer was as simple as naming one country. Having lived in India until I was nine, in Belgium upto age eighteen, then in the United Kingdom for four years, now living back in India and moving…