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Sunday Herald travel

Biking to Jaisalmer

Published on 21-May-2016
Desert drama The exterior of Jaisalmer Fort. (Photo by author)

If boredom could kill, I would have been dead last December. As much as I loved the idea of a road trip - that too,...

A city reborn

Published on 21-May-2016
Face of faith The bright-coloured exterior of the  famous Cardboard Cathedral.

For a city resurrected after a natural disaster, Christchurch in New Zealand exudes a strange kind of optimism. Chethana Dinesh explores the culture & spirit...

Things get fishy

Published on 14-May-2016
Sands of time A view of the sea in Cox's Bazar.

With an unbroken 125-km-long sandy beach by the Bay of Bengal, Cox's Bazar, in south eastern Bangladesh, is a strong contender...

Narmada's lore

Published on 14-May-2016

The fury of the thundering Dudh Dhara and Kapil Dhara Falls is drowned by the wild cacophony of high-pitched shrieks...

Land of the Rajputs

Published on 07-May-2016
Artistic past The beautiful mural of Ganesh Pol at the entrance.

It will not be an exaggeration if I say that a trip to Jaipur is incomplete without a visit to the Amer Fort. Built in...

Spirit of Bhutan

Published on 07-May-2016
The great leap A view of the Tiger's Nest monastery

We were at Taktsang Café - a teahouse that marks the halfway point to Bhutan's most famous monastery, Paro Taktsang Palphug, popularly...

Paradise on the hills

Published on 30-Apr-2016
Divine presence The Naina Devi Temple in Nainital.

A zillion stars sparkled high up in the sky. I gazed at them, speechless. It was a rare sight for me. Being from a city...

City with a past

Published on 30-Apr-2016
An eyeful An aerial view of the Ho Chi Minh City.

A few decades ago, Vietnam was known to people as a place where a devastating and long war had been fought. It was the story...

Cats of Kuching

Published on 23-Apr-2016
Interiors of the Cat Museum in Kuching. Photo by author

Susheela Nair takes a tour of Kuching in Borneo, home to the famous cat museum, the beautiful Sarawak river and interesting...

Trip to the last frontier

Published on 23-Apr-2016
A causeway to the sea at Koteshwar. Photos by Author

The joy of discovering a little-known place sure is undescribable. When I set out to the far west of Gujarat through...

Photo Gallery
Girls cover themselves during a dust storm in mathura on Monday...

Girls cover themselves during a dust storm in mathura on Monday...

Renowned sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik creates a sand art to aware people about water scarcity...

Renowned sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik creates a sand art to aware people about water scarcity...

English actor Sir Ian McKellen and Bollywood actor Aamir Khan share lighter moments...

English actor Sir Ian McKellen and Bollywood actor Aamir Khan share lighter moments...

A senior Army Officer presents the Sher-e-Kashmir Sword of Honour to a new recruit...

A senior Army Officer presents the Sher-e-Kashmir Sword of Honour to a new recruit...

People watching the air ambulance which crash landed at Kair village in Najafgarh area...

People watching the air ambulance which crash landed at Kair village in Najafgarh area...

Demi Moore poses for photographers as she arrives for The Vogue 100 Gala Dinner...

Demi Moore poses for photographers as she arrives for The Vogue 100 Gala Dinner...

Nuremberg and Frankfurt players jump for the ball during a German first division Bundesliga soccer..

Nuremberg and Frankfurt players jump for the ball during a German first division Bundesliga soccer..

People hang fish to dry on bamboo poles in Mumbai...

People hang fish to dry on bamboo poles in Mumbai...

A cyclist with his daughter pedals his cycle holding an umbrella...

A cyclist with his daughter pedals his cycle holding an umbrella...

An elderly vendor waits for customers of green grass during rains in Srinagar....

An elderly vendor waits for customers of green grass during rains in Srinagar....

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