The Farm Chennai: A Rare and Rustic Farm to Table Experience in South India

In the outskirts of the Chennai, away from all the chaos is a rare slice of tranquility.  Set amongst mature trees, bamboos and winding garden pathways is The Farm Chennai, a serene retreat.  Reminiscent of a bygone era this farm serves up a farm to table experience that is rare Read More …

Ultimate Guide for planning family holidays in India

Holidays in India take you far away from the mundane opening up a world of vibrant color, diverse culture and extraordinary landscapes. They are truly an experience of a lifetime. India is the land of abundance. Like its diversity, the country also has a profusion of many cherished travel experiences. Read More …

Road Trip: One week Itinerary for visiting the Spiti Valley in India

Spiti Valley is a desert valley at a high altitude in the mountains of Himalayas, in Himachal Pradesh, India. Spiti means “middle land” gets its name since it separates India from Tibet. To explore at leisure 10 days would be ideal but can be done in 7 days. Here is Read More …

Photos from Snow day in Shirakawa Go, Japan

While we were exploring shrines, looking for torii gates and eating all the sushi in Japan last December, I was secretly counting down to a day in the Japanese Alps.  We normally don’t enjoy cold weather, (we are from Texas after all) or go on group tours, this was one tour Read More …

Discovering different strokes: Street Art Around the World

Do you love finding alleyways filled with murals and street art? Neither confined to the walls of museums nor having to follow anyone’s rules, these murals and graffiti sometimes have political messages, sometimes just splashes of colors but always give us a glimpse of local culture.  The independent artworks may Read More …

Why we loved First Class in Japan Airlines

While we were visiting Japan, we took a JAL flight from Haneda to Osaka and here is a look at why we loved First Class in Japan Airlines.   Our experience flying JAL Airlines We had access to JAL’s Sakura Lounge with our tickets and decided to check out the lounge.  The Sakura Read More …

10 Best Wildlife Sanctuaries in India that you MUST visit

The majestic walk of a tiger, the frightening roar of a lion, or the intense stare of a rhinoceros; wildlife sanctuaries provide travelers with this and much more. In India, wildlife sanctuaries were set up by the government to protect endangered and rare species of animals from any further destruction. Read More …