Great Living Chola Temples – Dharasuram
Part 2 – Dharasuram – Airavateeswarar Temple My quest to see all the 3 great living Chola temples led me to my second stop at...
Cherry Blossom Guide, Washington DC
         I was living near Washington DC in Gaithersburg, Maryland for almost a year in 2000 and had traveled to the city several...
Aruba
Aruba is a Dutch Territory located on the outside fringes of the Hurricane belt in Caribbean sea, making it a perfect island/beach getaway...
The Legend of Nian
       Nian is a Chinese mythological giant creature, which lived in the mountains or under the sea and would come down to during the...
Hogenakkal – An underrated experience
       I have travelled to many countries and have been treated to some mind-boggling visuals, combination of white sands/bluish waters...
San Pedro, Belize
  San Pedro is not the 1980s island, which Madonna found  “La Isla Bonita” in her ‘True Blue” album of 1986. 30 years since,...
Flores, Guatemala
              Flores, a quaint little island town in Peten Itza lake in Northern Guatemala is a very offbeat but certain to get...
ChungKing Mansions of Hong Kong
I was traveling to Denpasar, Bali, Indonesia from Chicago, US in May of 2015 through Cathay Pacific and I felt the opportunity to explore...
Temples of Bali – Part 1 – Pura Tanah...
Background         Bali is an island where more than 95% of the people follow hinduism as their belief and the temples are part of...
Saigon (aka) Ho Chi Minh City
Saigon or Ho Chi Minh City, 2008 – Brought back  memories of my childhood from Madras (today called as Chennai), India of 1970s....