Couchsurfing – Friends you haven’t met yet

A month before my recent vacation to Europe, while I was casually browsing through some travel websites to get a hang on some accommodation reviews, I came across some reviews about “Couchsurfing”! Well, yes, I had heard of it before and I never really thought that I would take it seriously. I am sure many…

LESSONS LEARNT FROM MY BACKPACKING TRIP IN EUROPE

July 2018 – Taking flights, trains, buses and ferries from India to several countries in Europe is an experience which is going to stay with me long into the onset of my old age dementia. I can’t believe I’ve done it already! Like it’s always been my childhood fantasy to be able to go on…

ONE DAY TOUR LIKE A TOURIST – EXPLORING DELHI

Delhi is indeed one of the prime destinations of the tourism industry of India. Having lived in Delhi for around a decade now, it’s so weird to let you guys know that I had not, until yesterday, visited any of the ancient monuments and structures with a mix of Mughal style of architecture and style….

MY FIRST EXPERIENCE WITH SNOW

Being born and raised in Jammu, J&K, India, I never really thought that Patnitop could ever be one of the best vacay destinations for me. For those of you who have no idea of what I am talking about, Patnitop is one of the hill stations in Jammu & Kashmir, India. It’s been a picnic…

AIRBNB RENTER HACKS AND TIPS

Planning a last-minute trip can always be confusing. To add to the stress is the ever-increasing demand of the hotel industry. AirBnB can be a life saviour, it’s a website which offers a wide range of options from renting an entire apartment or a guest room to a spare couch. That’s a lot, right? You…

SMART TRAVEL PACKING TIPS EVERY TRAVELER SHOULD KNOW

Ever heard of a packing attack? When you have finally left for the trip to Spain which you had been planning since last couple of years, and end up finding that you forgot your wallet at home, how do you feel? A mini heart attack? Well, that’s what I call a packing attack! You don’t…

Meeting him after a long long time

I’m currently in a long-distance relationship. Past six months have been full of those boring weekends, sleepless nights and several tests of patience. They say long-distance is not easy, agreed! But for me, love is not just the happiness and security, it’s also sacrifice and strength. After all the struggle, when you feel it’s worth…

When I saw Eiffel twinkle for the first time

Bonjour all you lovely readers! I had an amazing movie night and family dinner yesterday. Slept late at night, woke up really early and now I am having my 3rd coffee since morning. When I first logged in to my laptop this morning, I was completely overwhelmed at the responses and emails which I have…

HELLO STRANGER!

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Bonjour all you lovely readers! Once again, I thank you all for taking out time and going through my blog. Merci Beaucoup!! 🙂 I love winters, more because summers are too hard on me! I sweat like a pig! HATE SUMMERS! Do let me know in the comment section…

KASOL – A Lifetime Trekking Adventure

Kasol – a small village in Kullu, Himachal Pradesh, India, which is stretched along the river Parvati, was always a part of my bucket list. In March 2016, I finally planned a trip to Kasol along with my husband and some friends. And it was not a spontaneous plan like most of our plans. We…