An overnight trip where I spent Rs 500 and spotted peacocks in Chincholi
Where is home?
Mixed feelings had set in already set in with this trip to the peacock town of Chincholi Friend’s friend: Why do you guys have to travel like this? Why cannot you book in advance? We are wasting so much time! Friend: Ummm. We will find a place for the night. Do not worry. In her […]
What I saw as a traveller at the Kalaghoda festival in Mumbai
Where do you belong? Where is home? Whenever I travel, I am always asked this question- Where are you from? Emm… my mind always says- I am a hobo! I cannot be from just one place! Even though I am born and brought up in Mumbai and relate to being more of a Mumbaikar than […]
15 days. 8000 kms. 12 cities. Travelling and living in a train!
Perhaps, the best way to explore a city is to observe it through the lens of art, theater and culture and the social movements deeply rooted in the history. One such event which is synonymous to the city where I am born and brought up- Mumbai is the Kalaghoda Arts Festival which takes place every year in the […]
15 quotable quotes from 15 days of traveling 8000kms and seeing India from a train
Yatra ya·tra /ˈyätrə/ noun Meaning: A procession or pilgrimage, especially one with a religious purpose- Powered by the Oxford Dictionary. Perhaps, the Oxford dictionary got the meaning of Yatra wrong. Eventually, you will know why. Exactly a month before, I got an opportunity to travel in one of the most bizarre ways! It has […]
May you spare 15 days from 365 days? 15 days. It took me 15 days to learn and unlearn. While I keep saying I am a big fan of my country and India has so much to offer, I got this validated by being a participant or as we all are fondly called- Yatris as […]