When my Dad joined Ministry of Home Affairs, his first posting was in Gangtok. It was the late 1960s and Sikkim was then not a part of India. The day my Dad set foot in Gangtok, he fell in love with the beauty of the place. In those days he was on deputation and had … Continue reading Old and New Memories of Gangtok #WanderfulWednesday
When I see pictures of my friends and family living abroad posting pictures of Spring and Fall on their social media accounts, I often wonder what is so special about Fall and Spring abroad, especially the US? Why do we Indians living in India never go gung-ho about our Spring and Fall? Actually in India … Continue reading Indian Spring #ThursdayTreeLove
When my son was a toddler, he used to be extremely hyperactive, leaving me exhausted. Managing household chores became difficult therefore I kept a cook. One day my husband said with disdain in his voice “you should cook something for him or else your son will never remember what is mom’s cooking.” Perhaps husband was … Continue reading Darjeeling #WanderfulWednesday
This tree in the premise of Qutb Minar in Delhi caught my fancy. It looks like a witness of a bygone era. Sharing this with Parul and #ThursdayTreeLove. I am posting for #ThursdayTreeLove after a long time. I missed taking part in it. I am glad to be back.
There are few places on earth that cannot be described in words, Vysehrad is one such place. I was spellbound and instantly fell in love with Prague upon my visit to Vysehrad. This place is so calm that even your own footstep sounds like a commotion. Vysehrad has a church and a cemetery within its … Continue reading Vysehrad, Prague- #WanderfulWednesday
linking this to Wordless Wednesday hosted by Esha.
Charles Bridge is undoubtedly the most romantic destination of Prague. It is a stone bridge built across the river Vltava. The bridge is adorned with close to 30 statues and statutes. It is a pedestrian bridge. Trust me, the best thing to do in Prague is to walk on the Charles Bridge. The Bridge is … Continue reading Charles Bridge, Prague #WanderfulWednesday
This image was taken on Charles Bridge, Prague. Linking this to Wordless Wednesday
This Valentine's Day I dedicate #WanderfulWednesday post to my son, who is my true love of life (goes without saying) and who made me proud by trekking to the Taktsang Monastery. It is one of the difficult and challenging treks and you gain merit with every step. Like a typical mother, I was worried to no end when … Continue reading Trek to Taktsang #WanderfulWednesday