Shangri-la in North Carolina – VisitNC-4
                  I felt like Gulliver in the island of Lilliput as I stood next to the water-tank of the village. It was a bright...
Christmas Lights of McAdenville – VisitNC-3
             The brightly lit trees provide a soothing relief to my mild winterblues. The unusually cold winter night did not bother...
Exploring Native American Civilization of Cahokia
           When I lived in Maryland Heights near St. Louis for a few months in 2000, I did not hear about Cahokia mounds across the...
Bridges of Madison County
       I am a voracious book reader, having started reading Sidney Sheldon at the age of 10 to kill the boredom of having moved to a...
Franklin Street – Food Haven in the RTP...
         I had just moved to Chapel Hill, North Carolina in February of 2016, wondering what was in store for me as I was preparing...
Chinese Lantern Festival – VisitNC-2
               As I walk through the magical Chinese Gate and into the gallery of the bright red lanterns, my holiday triggered...
The Legend of Nian
           As I sat with my brother and a friend of mine in the foodcourt of the New World Mall, Chinatown, Flushing, Queens in New...
Fall Colors Around USA
With the upcoming fall season, this blog will be about the fall colors in different regions of USA I have visited. Fall season has a...
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...
16 Things to do in NewYork in Winter
Cold winters are here and people often stay indoors as they feel there is not much to do outside. Contrary to popular belief  winters are...