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 …

Memorable things to do in Madras aka Chennai, India

Madras is a feeling, Chennai is the name of the city! I grew up in Madras, while people call it Chennai these days, to me it will always be Madras. I spent a good part of my years here, going to school, hanging out with friends and cousins … I know my Read More …

Dune Eco Village and Spa : A weekend in Pondicherry

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 Pondicherry. Just because Pondicherry is easily accessible by road from Chennai and I can stop at Read More …

Pray for Chennai, but also a Call to action… Help Chennai!

Praying for my home town Chennai. Heavy rains has caused severe flooding in the ‪‎Indian‬ city of Chennai and surrounding areas. The rain is expected to continue causing more damage .. Several areas have 6+ feet of water, roads inaccessible and food and supplies limited! Please try a Google search for the images 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 …