Friday, December 14, 2018

Mesmerizing Bhutan

What comes to the mind when we think of a trip abroad? A long flight, exchange of currency, unknown language, skyscrapers, fascinating locations and some exotic food.  Sometimes...

Inside the World’s only Carbon Negative Country – Bhutan

Bhutan, often perceived as James Hilton’s real-life Shangri-La, is no ordinary place. Comfortably tucked between two of the world’s most populous countries, this landlocked, mountain-clad kingdom is...

My Bhutan Diaries Day 5 — 2nd January, 2017

Umm.. why exactly do we travel? :) After three nights in Thimphu, we’re travelling to a new place, Punakha! We were up and out early today: 9:30 is early...

My Bhutan Diaries – Day 4: 1st January, 2017

WHY do we travel? :) We had a slight glimpse of the world we’d come from, when we walked down from our room that morning, for breakfast. The TV...

Day 3: 31st December, 2016 (Thimphu)

WHY do we travel? :) Not everyday do you wake up to such a view: https://www.instagram.com/p/BP64WuLAdF5/ Multiple times during the trip, I found myself being completely overwhelmed by Bhutan’s beauty: it...

My Bhutan Diaries – Day 2: 30th December, 2016

Why do we travel? :) The Bhutan trip was our attempt to get out and run away from a schedule, a routine, a time table. So when we heard...

My Bhutan Diaries – Day 1: 29th December, 2016

Why do we travel? :) I didn’t have to try and wake up that morning, because I hadn’t slept the previous night. Yeah. I’d put myself in a Passport...

My Bhutan Diaries: Pre-Bhutan Prep

Why do we travel? My friend, Madhuri and I have always dreamt about running away: not from, but to the unexplored, the uncertain and the unconnected. (Cliché much?)...

Magical Paro

The beautiful town of Paro in Bhutan, casts a spell on you, the moment you set eyes on the terrain. We were there in November 2015, when...