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Tel Aviv - a happening city

How A Destination Joins A Wish List – A Case Of Israel

I must have first heard of Israel in the pages of my geography books in school. Confession – I have no memory of it except that I knew there is a country called Israel. After...
Sketch of a Peranakan Home

Peranakan Museum – Celebrating Diversity Of Singapore

Peranakan museum celebrates a unique culture – a culture of mixed ancestry, a culture where a lot of us can find bits and pieces of our own culture. A culture that belongs to many...
Forum Romanum

Forum Romanum – Travels In Rome Part II

Forum Romanum : Travels in Rome is a concluding part of the post: A Roman Holiday – Travels in Rome. Forum Romanum Located to the west of the Colosseum is the birthplace of the Roman civilization....
Rome Skyline

A Roman Holiday : Travels in Rome – Part I

The city of Rome was etched in my heart when Audrey Hepburn enchanted me as a young princess. She escaped the royal life for a day of adventure with Gregory Peck in the Hollywood...
Ayutthaya at Night

Ayutthaya – Things To Do In Thailand’s Ancient capital

Ayutthaya is the enigmatic erstwhile capital city of Thailand. Ayutthaya stands on an island created by the three rivers – Chao Phraya, Lopburi & Pa Sak River. The rivers are almost like a natural...
Cliffs at Isle of Skye

Edinburgh & Scottish Highlands Road Trip – Memorable Moments

A trip to Scottish Highlands and Edinburgh - memories of driving around the Castles, Lochs and highlands of Scotland while soaking in a bit of culture at the Royal Mile in Edinburgh.
Gouda Cheese

Gouda Cheese & Taste Of Traditions From Amsterdam

We drove through the scenic wetlands of the Netherlands from Lisse to an area south of Amsterdam, for our first introduction to the Gouda Cheese in its homeland. The rays of the bright morning...
Thiruketheeswaram temple Sri Lanka

Ramayana – Places To See In Sri Lanka

Ramayana related sites are scattered across Sri Lanka. Author Harsha went on a Hanuman trail - retracing the journey of Hanuman from Hampi in India to Sri Lanka. He writes about the Shiva temples, Ravana temples & places related to Sita Devi from Ramayana that he saw in Sri Lanka. After reading this, I am tempted to go for on Ramayana Trail in Sri Lanka.
Aqaba Street Art

Aqaba, Jordan Visit And Adventures At The Red Sea

Trade had been the biggest connector of civilizations since known history. Every era had its trading hubs and the world kind of revolved around them. In our age, these centers are New York, London,...
Art Trail at Changi Airport, Singapore

Discovering Art Trail At Changi Airport, Singapore

Art Trail at Changi Airport is an offbeat thing to do in Singapore, specially of you are flying out of Terminal 3. There are modern art installations by contemporary artists from various countries - interpreting the travel in their own way and in their preferred mediums with sculptures like Birds of flight, Going Home, Wings of Mexico.

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