Meeting Paris in a small town of India

When iVolunteered I lived technology free for five days. By living technology free I mean I traveled solo without using a phone, camera and internet! I do not want to tell which place I go to when I need to be with myself. However, I am always here to share my experiences and more so […]

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Solo travel without the use of technology. Yes, I did it!

Use and abuse of technology As much as I use technology, I despise it too. Our worlds are constantly dependent on a mobile phone, internet and a camera. I travelled solo without technology.   @mariascrivan Good old days without a mobile But hey! Once upon a time, I did not have a phone. I was […]

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One festival. Different legends. Different states. Diwali.

One festival. One country. Different legends. Different states. Diwali. The festival of lights. While elsewhere in the country, Diwali is celebrated by welcoming the goddess of wealth and celebrating Lord’s Rama’s home coming  after winning the battle in Lanka, Diwali has many legends attached to it. I have my reservations attached to some of the […]

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How Bird-watching and spotting Flamingos in Mumbai helped me break some stereotypes.
Flamingos:  So many of them!

This time when I was suprised to spot some Flamingos in Mumbai I am not a morning person. I love to see a sunrise, but would seldom get up in the morning for the same! The few times I have seen the rising sun is when I have been up all night.  Never by choice, […]

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Best Moustache destinations in 2016!

Lonely Planet brings out the best of travel in 2016. It also brings out a list of the best moustache destinations to look for in the coming year! Well the writer said- “A well-groomed upper lip never goes out of style.” This hobo couldn’t agree more! Any guesses which place tops the list? It’s our own […]

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5 travel words (beyond wanderlust) from different countries
Five travel words beyond wanderlust

I know I said I am a big fan of my country and I will write about things I love about India. But then, travel has no language and to talk about the common language of travel, I asked people from different countries who have traveled extensively to India, fallen in love with the country […]

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The irony of quitting my job for a travel fellowship, but not allowed to travel!

I quit my job for a fellowship that would have allowed me to travel. Ironically, now I cannot travel. Well not by choice, but by accident. Pun intended. You will know the pun shortly. Life is funny. Meh. Humor is the only way to deal with it.  Bah. The random ramblings. I never plan things […]

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A mind map of my trip to Goa!

  Goa: A state of Mind Goa is one place I love the most. I have become a Goa Baba and I do not know what Goa has done to me. I yearn to go back to Goa. The place brings out the best of people. And to do these differently, I thought to create […]

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9 Funny and silly travel quotes

We usually talk about travel and say how it changed our lives or inspired us. There are quotes all over that spark our wanderlust. This hobo thought to tickle your funny bone with some quotes which otherwise may not have caught your eye. These images say it all! And in the end, here’s the one […]

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