The finest examples of Pattachitra come from villages near Puri, most notably Raghurajpur. We met this young artist by sheer chance at Dakshina Chitra and he cheerfully demonstrated his craft to us.
Nothing packs pure thrill like a chopper ride over Niagara Falls. It’s only 12 minutes with Niagara Helicopters but totally action-packed. Here’s a video I shot with an iPhone 5!
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 Blowhole at Mughsail Beach never disappoints, especially on a stormy day when the sea is choppy