Press Esc to close
Monday 30 March 2015
News updated at 12:52 AM IST
Weather
Max: 33.9°C
Min : 20.1°C
In Bengaluru
Sunny day
Sunday Herald travel

A solo traveller's trail

Published on 28-Mar-2015
golden orb Matrimandir at Auroville, Pondicherry.

Pondicherry will awe you with its quaint French influence. Its cafés, pizzerias and often-heard French greetings will ensure...

Water world of Coron

Published on 28-Mar-2015
Waterway 'Bangka', a kind of canoe, is a mode to explore Coron Islands.

As our plane descended below the tangle of clouds and its destination came into view, its cabin was filled with "oohs" and "aahs"...

Post-winter bliss

Published on 28-Mar-2015
Landscape of Whistler

The maple leaves are changing colour as we drive into Whistler, in Canada. They have burst into golden yellow at one avenue......

On wild territories

Published on 23-Mar-2015
SPECTACULAR Sightings at the Corbett National Park. PHOTOS BY AUTHOR

Sitting on the terrace of the homestay in Corbett (Uttarakhand), shivering slightly in the crisp Kumaoni air, we glanced through the photographs from our evening...

Treasure island

Published on 23-Mar-2015

Boasting of dreamy beachfronts, mysteries of hidden loot and azure skies & water is Seychelles, an eden adrift in the Indian Ocean, write Gustasp and...

Rise and fall

Published on 14-Mar-2015
North Theatre

IIn Jordan we found clues to the fall of the Roman Empire. Here, 2,000 years ago, the Romans had changed an Arabian town...

Sun's play on stones

Published on 14-Mar-2015
art & architecture Sun Temple, Modhera; (above) Surya Kund. Photos by author

The place is not on my itinerary. I have to head south from Ahmedabad when a close traveller-friend suggests that I travel...

Montmartre, a Bohemia in Paris

Published on 14-Mar-2015

True, you would no longer find Picasso working on his masterpiece Les Demoiselles d'Avignon. Nor see Monet engrossed...

Sojourns in South Africa

Published on 07-Mar-2015
seat of power Union Buildings in Pretoria, South Africa.

South Africa had always mesmerised me. When an opportunity came my way to visit this country, I went forward to meet my destiny.

Rustle of chinars

Published on 07-Mar-2015
splendour St Mary's Church,  Gulmarg; (below) a persuasive  vendor sells lotus in Hazratbal.

From the skies, Srinagar was painted iridescent green with terraced paddies pleating the slopes in meandering waves...

Photo Gallery
A boy jumps from a raft into the Sabarmati river to cool off on a hot day...

A boy jumps from a raft into the Sabarmati river to cool off on a hot day...

Christian devotees during a procession as they celebrate 'Palm Sunday' in Bhopal on Sunday...

Christian devotees during a procession as they celebrate 'Palm Sunday' in Bhopal on Sunday...

Goats fighting on compound wall in Bengaluru on Sunday...

Goats fighting on compound wall in Bengaluru on Sunday...

A salvaged bank partially under water at Badshah Chowk after the city received rainfall in Srinagar.

A salvaged bank partially under water at Badshah Chowk after the city received rainfall in Srinagar.

Femina Miss India World 2015...

Femina Miss India World 2015...

Eunuch dance at a procession during All India Eunuch Conference in Beawar...

Eunuch dance at a procession during All India Eunuch Conference in Beawar...

A man pulls his camel as he sits in an auto rickshaw during a dust storm in Ahmedabad...

A man pulls his camel as he sits in an auto rickshaw during a dust storm in Ahmedabad...

New Zealand players congratulate the Australian team following their seven wicket win...

New Zealand players congratulate the Australian team following their seven wicket win...

Australian captain Michael Clarke celebrates  seven wicket victory over New Zealand...

Australian captain Michael Clarke celebrates seven wicket victory over New Zealand...

Australia's captain Michael Clarke holds the Cricket World Cup trophy after they defeated...

Australia's captain Michael Clarke holds the Cricket World Cup trophy after they defeated...

Copyright 2014, The Printers (Mysore) Private Ltd., 75, M.G Road, Post Box 5331, Bengaluru - 560001
Tel: +91 (80) 25880000 Fax No. +91 (80) 25880523