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Buzz by the coastline

Published on 03-Dec-2016
iconic building Santa Cruz Basilica, Fort Kochi. Photos by author

I peeped out of the flight window and saw the mighty Periyar meandering her way across the lush green acres of land dominated...

Post from Phuket

Published on 03-Dec-2016
high-ground advantage The point from where the three beaches of Patong, a resort town in Thailand, can be seen in succession.

S awadee kha (Thai for 'hello'). I wish I could tell you that I'm writing this as I lie on a beach in some island...

Floored in Fiji

Published on 26-Nov-2016
Awesome archipelago Fiji boasts of 300-plus islands.

Within the realm of the South Pacific Ocean lies Fiji, the archipelago of 300-plus islands. Sure, diving with the sharks...

The Euro edge

Published on 26-Nov-2016
acing the test of time Bandel Basilica came to life in the 16th century.

Kolkata is surely one of the most fascinating places in India, and has a charm like none other. With myriad experiences to offer...

Cavorting around caves

Published on 19-Nov-2016
arched The 'chaityagriha' (prayer hall), part of Karla Caves, Karli. Photos by author

In Pune recently, a few of our relatives wanted a trip of the Karla Caves, the ancient rock-cut caves in the town of Karli...

PS: where are you?

Published on 19-Nov-2016
wondrous waterbody A peaceful pier on Coniston Water, a ribbon lake situated in a U-shaped valley, formed by glaciation during the last Ice Age.

Don't blame me, blame Hollywood and the British film industry. In film after film (The French Lieutenant's Woman, Miss Potter...

The world so high!

Published on 12-Nov-2016
altitude allure Kali Tibba; (top) a landscape of Chail, Himachal Pradesh.

Rolling hills of green till the eye can see, punctuated by clusters of trees and cute little houses at regular intervals....

Pharaonic praise

Published on 12-Nov-2016
Mountainous The entrance to the temples of Abu Simbel.

Defying destruction, the mammoth temples of Abu Simbel in Egypt let Hugh & Colleen Gantzer...

The depth of love

Published on 05-Nov-2016
Queen's tribute A section of Rani-ki-Vav, an intricate stepwell in Gujarat.

The 11th-century Rani-ki-Vav (the Queen's Stepwell) - in Patan district of Gujarat - made it to the UNESCO World Heritage Sites....

It's a shore thing

Published on 05-Nov-2016
native notes (Clockwise) A landscape of Lombok; 'saput poleng', the chequered cloth over the statue, symbolises dualities; 'sate ikan tanjung', a grilled dish made of fish, is a delicacy. Photo by author

Sonia Nazareth vouches for Lombok as the Indonesian island to visit for many serene, near-nature experiences....

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A woman walks past a portrait of J. Jayalalithaa, Chief Minister of the southern state...

A woman walks past a portrait of J. Jayalalithaa, Chief Minister of the southern state...

A cleaner machine cleans Dal Lake during heavy fog in Srinagar on Monday...

A cleaner machine cleans Dal Lake during heavy fog in Srinagar on Monday...

Artists paint graffiti on a wall to promote cleanliness in Civil Line in Gurugram on Monday...

Artists paint graffiti on a wall to promote cleanliness in Civil Line in Gurugram on Monday...

Bollywood actors Salman Khan and Shahrukh Khan during the 23rd Annual Star Screen Awards 2016...

Bollywood actors Salman Khan and Shahrukh Khan during the 23rd Annual Star Screen Awards 2016...

Bollywood actress Rekha performs during the 23rd Annual Star Screen Awards 2016 in Mumbai...

Bollywood actress Rekha performs during the 23rd Annual Star Screen Awards 2016 in Mumbai...

Bollywood actors Salman Khan and Daisy Shahi during the 23rd Annual Star Screen Awards 2016...

Bollywood actors Salman Khan and Daisy Shahi during the 23rd Annual Star Screen Awards 2016...

India's Srinidhi Shetty after being crowned as Miss Supranational 2016 title in Poland...

India's Srinidhi Shetty after being crowned as Miss Supranational 2016 title in Poland...

Migratory Siberial sea gulls flying at Sangam during a cold and foggy morning at Sangam...

Migratory Siberial sea gulls flying at Sangam during a cold and foggy morning at Sangam...

Trainee soldiers undergoing obstacle trainings during a media visit to Army Service Corps....

Trainee soldiers undergoing obstacle trainings during a media visit to Army Service Corps....

The trainee soldiers undergoe obstacle trainings during a media visit to Army Service Corps....

The trainee soldiers undergoe obstacle trainings during a media visit to Army Service Corps....

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