An Enthralling Flight to Lukla, Nepal

By    November 28th 2016    23 Comments  Posted in Asia, Everest Base Camp, Nepal, Trekking

Date – 18th October, 2016. Time – IST 7a.m.  Location – The Domestic Terminal, Tribhuvan International Airport, Kathmandu. That was where the actions were really at. The place was packed by trekkers, all for Lukla bound flights, the tiny airstrip of which is infamous as one of the most dangerous airport of the world. But it […]

The Sunset on Mount Everest

By    November 19th 2016    20 Comments  Posted in Everest Base Camp, Nepal, Trekking

Into the thin air, I was struggling hard for a breath of air. I’ve not climbed above 5300m before and with only 50% oxygen in the air, was struggling even more walking across the ridge. I sat down on a boulder to rest, grasp more air and stop my heart pounding high. This morning, for […]

Gateway of India | Mumbai

By    November 15th 2016    4 Comments  Posted in Maharashtra, Mumbai, West

My visit to Mumbai a year ago was not for travelling but attending my brother for hospital checkup. But this is Mumbai and whatever may be your engagement you will at least end up with visiting the Gateway of India! Gateway of India, a monumental memento of British Rule in India, stands on the waterfront […]