Betab Valley & Chandanwari

The first part of this series can be found here. The second part of this series can be found here. The third part of this series can be found…

Pahalgam

The first part of this series can be found here. The second part of this series can be found here. On the way to Pahalgam we stopped at…

Sonmarg Kashmir

The first part of this series is available here. Dal Everywhere On our 2nd day in Kashmir we headed to Sonmarg which, along with Pahalgam and Gulmarg is…

Into Kashmir

Apprehension When we first decided that we would celebrate our 3rd anniversary in Kashmir it was a decision driven by budgetary constraints. The unrest in the region was…

Remembering Grandfather

For most children who grew up in India in the 20th century, their grandparents were always a huge part of their lives. Since women move to their husband’s…

Swami & Friends

R.K. Narayan has always been one of my favorite Indian authors along with Ruskin Bond. When I tend to casually ask around friends and family if they have…

Firewatch

I recently acquired Firewatch as part of the annual Steam summer sale. It had been on my radar ever since I had stumbled upon their gorgeous website. The…

Onwards to Bhutan

As we settled ourselves into the airplane the first leg of our journey to Bhutan I recollected the TED talk given by the President of Bhutan about what…

Boyhood

You know how everyone’s always saying seize the moment? I don’t know, I’m kinda thinking it’s the other way around. You know, like the moment seizes us. Richard…

The Journey of the Olive Ridley

Every year Olive Ridley turtles make the journey to beaches around the world to nest. I had the opportunity to witness what happens after the little ones are…