Bali Temple Trail

Of all the beautiful beaches, natural aesthetics, cultural riches and friendly people what attracted me the most was Bali’s temples. Although dedicated to the same Hindu deities as in India, the temples here have got a unique touch of Balinese architecture. The concept at the heart remains same but the representation is unique and compelling … Continue reading Bali Temple Trail

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Sunrise Trek to Mt. Batur

The alarm broke the perpetual lull of a dark, humid night. Half asleep, I glanced at my mobile screen, it was 2 a.m. My legs were still sore from the previous day’s temple hopping. Reluctantly I got up from the bed and woke her up from a soothing sleep for the tantalizing task ahead. Today’s … Continue reading Sunrise Trek to Mt. Batur

Mahabaleshwar & Panchgani-A quick departure from the rigors of the mundane life

To save ourselves from the wrath of the sun, we packed our bags and whisked to Mahabaleshwar and Panchgani for a refreshing experience. What can be better than waking up to a beautiful sunrise surrounded by lush green mountains? Like many popular hill stations in India, Mahabaleshwar was also packed with tourists. I must say … Continue reading Mahabaleshwar & Panchgani-A quick departure from the rigors of the mundane life