New York! New York!

Journalist Tom Wolfe once said, “One belongs to New York instantly. One belongs to it as much in five minutes as in five years.” I realized how true that statement is when I first visited New York a couple of years ago. As a diehard fan of popular sitcoms such as Gossip Girl and Sex…

10 Travel Quotes That Will Inspire You To Travel The World

You can climb the highest mountain in Asia, snorkel in the Atlantic Ocean, cycle your way through Amsterdam or just experience the sheer joy of sky diving in Australia, all in the comfort of your home. Thanks to the Internet, you can fulfill your wanderlust without even getting out of bed. All those of you…

Chinese Fishing Nets, Kochi, India

When you think about Kochi, the first image that conjures up in the mind is that of the Chinese fishing nets. Also known as ‘Cheenavala’ in Malayalam, these nets are over 500 years old and were first introduced by Chinese emperor Zheng He. Located at Fort Kochi, these cantilevered fishing accessories have over the years…

Happy Holi

Holi also known as the ‘festival of colors’ is one of the most enthusiastically celebrated festivals in India that signifies the victory of good over evil. People leave aside all enmity and come together to enjoy this colorful day by applying various colored gulal on each other amidst loud music and drums. Since today is…