Hummus, Oranges and the Mediterranean Blue – Shalom Israel!

  At the very start, let me share that this trip is in my wishlist too! This begins with a ‘chirping’ sister buzzing around you with exclamations like ‘I love that country!’, ‘amazing people’, ‘simply beautiful’, ‘steeped in history’, ‘gorgeous landscapes’…and the words continue to flow! Of course, am intrigued by elaborate descriptions of her… Continue reading Hummus, Oranges and the Mediterranean Blue – Shalom Israel!

A Silent Night and An Early Morning Ride @ Mandarmani

Mandarmani is a seaside resort village at northern end of Bay of Bengal, and located in West Bengal, India. It is one of the largest and fast developing seaside villages of that area. At a distance of around 180km from Kolkata, the settlement lies on the Kolkata – Digha route. Mandarmani’s beach is argued to… Continue reading A Silent Night and An Early Morning Ride @ Mandarmani