"A man in Delhi once asked me "What is so special about Durga Puja In Kolkata? It's just as big as Diwali is here in the North''. I simply smiled and replied 'You have no idea'. Waiting for my late evening flight to Mumbai at the airport, I thought that there probably isn't any festival … Continue reading What Durga Puja Means To A Bengali
The second day started early for me, as I rose around 5 a.m. and got to witness the absolutely breathtaking sunrise view from the window in my room (at Sinclairs Bay View). We had a cruise to Neil Island at 7 a.m. and we had to get ready for that. Cruise to Neil Island: We … Continue reading Andaman Travelogue: Day 2 [Cruise, Neil Island, Natural Bridge]
Hello people! I just returned from my Andaman trip yesterday, and my, was it a trip! I have never been to a more beautiful place in my life. The Andamans are definitely a fitting example of a beach paradise, complete with pristine white sand beaches and crystal clear blue waters. It is like a place … Continue reading Andaman Travelogue: Day 1 [Port Blair, Corbyn’s Cove, Cellular Jail]
Hello everybody! I am thrilled to let everyone know that soon I will be travelling to the Andaman and Nicobar Islands! For those of you who do not know where it is, it is actually a group of small islands in the Bay of Bengal near the Indian Ocean. As far as beaches go, it … Continue reading Andaman Travelogue: Coming Soon!