Czech Beyond Prague – The South Bohemian Countryside Roadtrip

The South Bohemian Region in The Czech Republic is described as “A landscape of forests and fishponds with beautiful countryside, fairytale chateaux and rural farms” on the country’s official website .I would just pick up the word “fairytale” as the word that describes the region! Travellers would usually do day trips to some highlight places in…

The most beautiful place on earth – Pangong Tso Lake, Leh

Pangong Tso Lake – the highest Salt Water lake in the world in the Ladhak region of the Himalayas. Ladhak is the coldest desert in the world and till date it is isolated from the modern world and thrives on a very distinct & unique lifestyle and culture. Our journey to Pangong Tso was through the high altitude cliffhanging roads with huge bare mountains all around standing like protectors of the place – no trees, no waterfalls, no fauna anywhere to be seen, and yet so beautiful that you cannot take your eyes off the drive. The five hours of the drive from our base left me with one thought – was God trying to make a point – beauty can be created out of even the most drab elements available!

The undiscovered island: Sri Lanka

This emerald shaped island is my neighbouring country and has so much do to with the Hindu Mythology – but it kept itself surprisingly hidden and undiscovered from me till this year. But am I glad it finally happened for me – serene, charming and warm – it so nicely balances to be so quaint…