My favourite Classics #TheBookBlogTrain

Books are uniquely portable magic said Stephen King and I am sure every booklover will agree..because dont books have the power to magically import us to anywhere in the world as you flip through its pages? Even time travel...to times long lost in history. But of the hundreds books that we read in our lifetime.... …

Anatomy of Choice – Book Review #TheBookBlogTrain

Anatomy of Choice written by Harshali Singh and published by Readomania is the 2nd book in the Haveli series. The Haveli series is about the Sharma family which resides in an old haveli in the bylanes of Old Delhi. While the first book 'A Window to her dreams' is about the eldest daughter of the …

Famous Lines #AtoZChallenge #BlogchatterA2Z

The A to Z challenge is almost here….right there knocking and I am still wondering if I should go for it or not. In fact my brain is going ‘to be or not to be’ right and left (pun intended) as I write this….  Whether tis nobler in the mind to suffer The slings and …

#Xplorebharat reaches Guwahati

We went to Amritsar yesterday, today let me take you along the banks of one of the major rivers of Asia, which flows across China, India and Bangladesh, to Guwahati, the capital of Assam. And the river in question, the mighty Bramhaputra ofcourse! How to reach Guwahati is well connected by Air and Rail from …

Shantiniketan #XploreBharat

‘The highest education is that which does not merely give us information but makes our life in harmony with all existence’ – Rabindranath Tagore Before you think you have landed up at the wrong place because isn’t this supposed to be a travel post? Well then it still is, because today I intend to take …

Spice-Spice baby! #vdayblogtrain

I shoved my laptop into the bag and rushed to the elevator, trying hard not to trip on the folds of the saree which now hung precariously on me. The elevator was almost closing shut, but for the laptop bag which I flung between the closing doors. But newton’s law…the elevator must now stop at …

Valentine’s Day – Romantic movies to binge watch

Its raining cats and dogs in Delhi as I write this, just the perfect set up to cosy up with your valentine with a hot cuppa coffee! But then it’s a Thursday too and people have work to do…Sigh! That’s however no reason to not celebrate love! So whether you are the non-believer ‘Valentines-day-is-just-another-commercial-gimmick-types’ or …

#XploreBharat, come travel with us as we explore India

Oh! What a week this has been, reading some amazing travelogues, welcoming more new bloggers onboard, finalising the #XploreBharat itinerary, late nights, endless cups of chai, rounds and rounds and rounds of discussions…everything that a train journey with friends is supposed to be…just that its virtual…that’s all, but the energy and excitement are real and …

#XploreBharat reaches Jaipur

There is a certain charm that a tier 2 city carries that is probably missing in the metros. As the cities try to strike a balance between heritage and modern, an old world way of life on the cusp of embracing the fast paced life of the metros, the resultant chaos is beautiful and heartwarming …

#XploreBharat blog train begins its journey!

This is that moment…when you are packing in the last items Checking the passport, the tickets, kids…that moment of utter chaos and panic This is also that moment…when you are as excited as a little child…because you have a journey to begin, a new destination to explore and just unwind and be your carefree self! …