Ramanagara to most is where Sholay was filmed, er, immortalised. But that’s the part I like to give a miss. There’s more, and it’s awesome
Tidal waves of tourists washed over Old Goa that Saturday morning and soon I was walking in a trance, the rhubarb-rhubarb of their chatter forming a calming screen of white noise at the back of my head as I explored, wandered entranced and gleaned anecdotes.
Every once in a while, the India of contrasts reveals itself. Driving through Vedaranyam on a muggy afternoon in August 2013, we saw this structure. Not sure if the pinkish brick facade was intentional. On this dozey afternoon, it appeared…
A morning walk in Lodi Garden takes you into the shadow of the 15th century when Delhi was about to receive the Mughal dynasty that changed its destiny
Romantic poets are boring. But that’s because we’re not in touch with nature as they were. One skylark song made me respect Shelley. If just a little.
The Ritz-Carlton Bangalore debuted in India on October 31, 2013 at the cusp of the downtown business and entertainment precinct and the colonial-era neighbourhood of Richmond Town. It didn’t wait long to make itself at home. Read the review in Outlook Traveller Luxe
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!
Having been a Bangalorean for longer than I can remember, I didn’t expect a walk in the park to rearrange the cards in my head. When I joined Vijay Thiruvady on the Green Heritage Walk he leads at Lal Bagh, I was enthusiastic though troubled by a nascent cynicism.