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A trip to Jim Corbett National Park in the monsoons

A trip to Jim Corbett National Park in the monsoons

Come monsoon, I see most people heading to the beaches or taking a drive through the hills. But have you ever seen the beauty of the jungle in the rains? I am talking about Jim Corbett National Park. Imagine the endless expanse of tall trees wrapped in a fresh coat of moss and wild vines; it’s no less than a scene out of a fairy tale. Bent upon turning this imagination into reality last year, some friends and I planned…

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Desi Toys Indian Traditional Toys

A lovely discovery: Desi Toys

I’m stuck at home for a while—sort of—thanks to my recent accident and in recovery. I tend to get a bit hyperactive when I am not feeling 100% and drive everyone around me nuts. So—thinking that it is better…

A trip to Chail, Himachal Pradesh

A trip to Chail, Himachal Pradesh

Every summer we try and plan a holiday. Of course, we shortlist places and then go crazy trying to zero in on one or two, or sometimes three. I have this secret agenda of trying to visit as many…

A fabulous trip to Channapatna and its toy factory #OlaRental #toys #incredibleindia #travel

A Fabulous Trip to Channapatna

As the time for my son’s visit home drew close, I started making plans, gloating on the three weeks we would be spending together. He usually has his own list of favorite places to visit and we both enjoy…

Ecofriendly ganesha immersion Vidya Sury
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Eco-friendly Ganesh Chaturthi Ideas

We celebrated Ganesh Chaturthi. (Visit the link for the story of Ganesha). As usual, the deity who says no entry for obstacles has brought with him a deluge of rains, which is no surprise as we are also in…

Puppets Udaipur #HaldighatiRun Vidya Sury

Udaipur the Venice of the east

Rajasthan is one state I am yet to visit in India, and it is on my priority travel wish list. In fact, we had planned a trip for October since my son has a week off, but had to…

Recipe for Happiness stuffed bull

Dirt Hurts #TheGreatIndianLitterbug

I love my incredible India with all her beauty, spirit and spirituality. But if there’s one thing that’s a blot on our fabulous landscape, it is the zero regard for littering. I am not proud to admit that people…