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Why Bogor, Indonesia is on our travel list

Bogor isn’t among the first places that come to mind while considering a trip to Indonesia, is it? We hadn’t even heard of Bogor, Indonesia until a short while ago! Charles has been to the more famous Bali, and although he was there on work and didn’t really manage to get out of the plush Four Seasons at Jimbaran Bay where he was holed up (poor thing), I Facetimed him

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Tips on choosing the right accommodation for your next travel

One of the most important details while you plan a vacation is deciding where to stay. While you pick from amongst various options like hotels, service apartments, etc. the price is of course the main determining factor; as the hotel rate needs to fit your budget. However besides this there are various other things you need to consider to make your stay an enjoyable and memorable one. Whether you are

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How to Plan a Road Trip – Lessons from our drives

We’ve been big fans of roadtrips for a while now. What began as quick jaunts from Mumbai like driving down to Nashik or Pune snowballed into a massive roadtrip across Australia’s Great Ocean Road and most recently we did a small part of Tuscany the way it should be done – on a drive. Map your path   This is the first step when you plan a roadtrip. Whether it’s

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How to Score the Best Flights

We’re constantly on the prowl when it comes to being ready to jump and book our next trip. Whether it’s a quick spontaneous getaway or a large bucket list trip we’ve been planning forever, here’s how we make it happen by scoring great flights. Set a price alert There are several aggregator services that let you set up a price alert on flights. Key in your destinations, enter your email ID,

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Things We Should Learn from Ladakh and its People

Life and learning are simply inseparable! It is either life following learning, or it is learning that completes different phases of life! Starting from our very first day on this earth, to the endless moments we spend here, life always offers us something new, something unknown and something mysterious! And while talking about learning from life, there is this one place that will always inspire you to explore life, discover

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Festivals in Kerala – A gala time for everyone.

Shimmering beaches lined with sprawling coconut trees, silent backwaters that usher in tranquillity, the cheering crowd during a snake boat race or the enigmatic Kathakali performance! You’ve certainly guessed that we’re talking about none other than God’s Own Country – Kerala. Owing to its enchanting and magical beauty, Kerala entices a large number of visitors every year. More than its bountiful beauty, it is the indigenous culture, the warm lifestyle

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Lonavala: A beautiful distraction from the monotony of everyday

Setting itself apart from the chaotic and bustling metropolis of Mumbai, Lonavala is the perfect getaway for those looking to evade the endless humdrum of city life. Located towards the western part of Maharashtra, the hill station is an ideal tourist attraction for locals and foreigners alike. Boasting a breathtaking backdrop of scenic delight, the hill station is particularly popular among honeymooners – those seeking a quiet and private time.

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Why You Should Visit Manali

Manali is a different kind of getaway. Not a vacation destination for the unadventurous, Manali is nestled on the banks of the Beas River in the mountains of the Himalayas. It is one of the premier places in the world to backpack as well as honeymoon. It offers skiing and trekking adventures and is the launching point for many Himalayan adventures. Here are some reasons why you need to visit

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Lufthansa Diwali Surprise – Win flights with your loved ones

Lufthansa’s been fast evolving into quite the likeable airline brand with all of the Indian touches they’ve been adding lately. Charles last flew what we imagined to be a quintessentially German Airline when he popped over to Bucharest earlier in the year. And while the Business Class kits were upto the German quality standards, the hospitality was refreshingly Indian. And this year, Lufthansa is celebrating Diwali in great style particularly with our two

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Guest Post – Cinque Terre, Rio Maggiore, Italy

Riomaggiore is one of five small towns and communes in the Cinque Terre National Park area of northwest Italy’s Ligura region. Despite its French name referring to the ‘five lands’, Cinque Terre is as Italian as pasta and is one of Italy’s most beautiful locations. Riomaggiore, dating from the 13th century, is known for its pleasant and welcoming atmosphere. Nestled between rugged cliffs and the seashore, it’s also well-known for

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Helium – Now you can be a travel blogger!

This one’s specially for you dear readers! We love how you guys respond when we ask questions, especially when it’s for recommendations to someplace we haven’t been before. As travel bloggers, we’re so glad it isn’t a one-way conversation, and why should it be, when you guys as travellers have this wealth of information to share from your own experiences! Now we know it isn’t possible for everyone to up

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