The Mindanao Gum Tree is the only species of eucalyptus native to the northern hemisphere. I met this stately individual in Singapore’s Katong Park
Fishing sans hook, line or sinker. Or how to spice up your dinner with an old pan, a tattered towel and a lump of cooked rice!
Here’s a #TravelIST Twitter Chat Archive after ages. Monsoon Travel is such a hot subject.
It’s that time of the year when I ache to be anywhere but in an office, feeling the tug of the breeze on my face, the burst of impatient rain. To be drenched in the news of the sea that the monsoon brings ashore. So much for dreaming. I’m still here. Clacking away on a keyboard, conjuring up visions. So share my pain. With monsoon Instagrams.
As immigration queues go, this one has to be the longest I’ve waited for an Immigration Officer to say nothing, not even ask a question about my destination, purpose of visit or, at least, when I’ll be back. Airports are…
On a plane to the Gulf, don’t expect inflight nirvana. This bird is a galley and its sleeping passengers are tired from rowing hard
The Burj Khalifa is Dubai’s erection. You can see it tower over the flatness of the desert from 90 km away, a haze-blue spire
It’s that kind of day in Bangalore. A spell of twilight rain, glistening streets and a breeze that chases away mosquitoes.
Finding myself wide awake at 3 AM on Valentine’s Day, I sat down to make a little story for my daughter. About a dog. And about love. Two of her favourite things.
The history of Indian rock music is a largely untold one. This is a subculture that has been mostly ignored by the mainstream media though, it emerges, its antiquity in India dates back to the early 1960s