Shankar  Market smiles again with Street Art: Reviving Connaaught Place Till 90s Connaught Place was  a dream market, you moved around in circles, window-shopping and sometimes buying, drinking milk at Keventer’s, enjoying your stuffed Patties and Pastries at Wenger’s and strolling through the shaded corridors, checking the graffiti made by pan stains ( beetle leaves) on the corners. When you got...
The Tricolor in Connaguht Place Delhi:  Largest National Flag of India I was on a vitamin D accumulation mission in Connaught Place with Pankaj G ( Check post about Nagori, Subzi and Halwa I had at his home). We have gone there to get one of his many watches serviced...

Adventure to get some life: Outlife

Wednesday, Aug 20, 2014, by Prasad

Outlife brings Adventure Travel In India India has not been your conventional adventure travel market, I remember trying all kind of adventure water sports etc in 2000 in Thailand.  Most beaches in India in those days had no option of water sports. Mountaineering etc was restricted to very expensive equipment and was largely done by foreign visitors...
The Kerala Picture that got me in Better Photography Magazine Today is world photography day, a day to celebrate photographers. Although I am not much of a photographer, I sure am one lucky photographer, now and then I am lucky enough to click a good picture.  Recently on my visit to Kerala, as a part of
My Tryst with Authentic Subzi, Nagori Puri, and Halwa Ask and it shall be given Matthew: 7:7-8 “Ask, and it will be given you. Seek, and you will find. Knock, and it will be opened for you.  For everyone who asks receives. He who seeks finds. To him who knocks it will be opened. Drool and it shall be...

Ibrahim Rauza Bijapur Karnataka

Friday, Aug 01, 2014, by Prasad

A Picture from Bijapur: Scooter in front of Ibrahim Rauza Adil Shahi dynasty was one of the 5 Deccan Sultanates that were formed after splintering of Bahmani Sultanate, the first Islamic dynasty in South India that shaped the history of Deccan for centuries.  Even the Qutub Shahi Emperors  of

Tribal Man With Mustache: Guess Where is he from

Wednesday, Jul 23, 2014, by Prasad

Guess The Tribe and Place This Man Belongs To : I have been a little busy on personal front with limited, and chose to be away from online life for some time. But as they say blogging and social media is addictive.  So I thought of quickly posting this picture and ask you this question dear readers:  Which...

So Where is Denwa Backwater Escape Resort ?

Tuesday, Jul 15, 2014, by Prasad

Resort Review: Stay at Denwa Backwater Escape Resort, Pugdundee Safaris The driver who picked us from Itarsi railway station was calling the resort to confirm that he has picked us up. I could over hear him, “OK, so I will call you once I reach the Big Banyan Tree” In the remote hamlet the Big Banyan tree turned out as the...

Sunset over Chinese Fishing Nets Cochin

Friday, Jul 11, 2014, by Prasad

A Beautiful Sunset in Fort Kochi behind Chinese Fishing Nets Clichéd it may sound, but a visit to Fort Kochi in Cochin, Kerala is incomplete without clicking a picture of Sunset behind the Chinese Fishing nets. For us visitors ( tourists, travelers take your pick), it is a photo opportunity but for the fishermen of Kerala it is a lot...

My Travel Wishlist for Beautiful Oman

Wednesday, Jul 09, 2014, by Prasad

Beautiful, Magical and Mystical & Modern Oman Marhaban! Let us take some rugged mountains that are older than time, climb  forts that have seen history changing battles, watch soothing greenery emerging from a deep Wadi, (valley) get surprised by a spring of fresh water coming out of rocks, transforming the color of landscape from sandy to green, and hiding in the...