Houseboat cruise on the Palm fringed Kerala backwaters in Alleppey

Have you been to God’s country Kerala?  Mr. Suburbia was born there and spent many of his summer holidays at his grandparents home in Thiruvananthapuram (which is also known as Trivandrum).  One of his favorite things to do is take us around to different places he used to visit during Read More …

5 Reasons Why India Is Every Adventure Traveler’s Dream Destination

India is a country of great beauty and differing cultures and is located within an area of great historical significance. Of late, adventure sports in India have garnered much attention due to the amazing landscape and varied terrains throughout the country. This has been mainly due to the promotion of Read More …

At the lap of the Himalayas : 6 Best Places to visit in Himachal Pradesh, India

Radically popular and adventurous, Himachal Pradesh is a destination that many travelers long to explore. Abundant with exquisite natural beauty, the name of the state literally translates to “At the lap of the Himalayas”. The majestic and stoic presence of the mighty Himalayas lures in an old world charm that Read More …

Dune Eco Village and Spa : A weekend in Pondichery

Most of our trips to India are spent with family, extended family and exxxxtended family, we don’t venture out much. But we always make a weekend or a 2 to 3 day trip to Pondichery. Just because Pondicherry is easily accessible by road from Chennai and I can stop at Read More …

A Day trip from Chennai to Mahabalipuram, a UNESCO World Heritage site

Anytime we are in Singara Chennai, we make our pilgrimage to Mahabalipuram or Mahabs as it called by chennaites.   This UNESCO World Hertitage site is probably the most underrated sites in India.  We typically do this as a day trip from Chennai with family.  Mahabalipuram also known as Mamallapuram is a town in Read More …

Ooty : A toy train ride and visiting tea estates in Nilgiris

A photo blog of a day trip to Ooty and Coonoor tea estates in Nilgiris – TamilNadu, India! Kings cliff – where we stopped for tea in their Sunroom.  Kids loved the apple pie here.  The garden was lush and green. Ooty botanical garden has a great selection of plants and Read More …