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W Goa & The Experience at Spice Traders

For a brand born out of the chaos of New York City, W Hotels pays the ultimate tribute to Goa. Sitting on the edge of Vagator, just seconds away from its pristine beaches, W Goa – India’s first and the world’s 50th is here to energize and at the same time gives you a glamorous escape into tranquility.   Invited for a tour of the property and a review of

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Ibis Hyderabad | Staycation Review

With more than 1000 hotels in over 64 countries – Ibis, the European hotel economic leader debuts in Hyderabad. When on a budget travel to Singapore, I did have my share of experience with Ibis and it definitely was “The Well-Being at the best price”. So when I was invited for a weekend staycation and review for Hyderabad’s first Ibis, I could’nt but accept it.     Located in the

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Galle Fort | Srilanka

Galle Fort at 173 odd km from Colombo has the distinction of being the best-preserved sea fort in the whole of South Asia.  Apparently, this World Heritage Site was the main port for ships sailing between the east and Europe. A visit to Srilanka should never be complete without witnessing the heritage sites that are a blend of Dutch and the English colonial styles of architecture. Loved visiting the narrow

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Horton Plains | Nuwara Eliya – Srilanka

Horton Plains situated in the Central Province of Srilanka of Nuwara Eliya district is definite recommendation for anyone visiting the Country. One of the coldest and windiest locations of the country, Horton Plains offers one of the best 9 km hike.     Here are some of the pictures of my hike.     Three Kilometers from the main entrance leads to the visitors center which holds an extensive display

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10 Days in Srilanka

Work-Save-Travel-Repeat has been my mantra ever since I’ve started Travel Blogging. In the process of making memories around the world, Srilanka happened! With its 2000 years of culture, fascinating ruins, endless beaches, oodles of elephants, Buddhist temples, ancient monuments, famous tea and delicious cuisine made Srilanka was the perfect destination for a much needed holiday.     Southwest coast and central province of Srilanka are at its best in December

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Ramada Cochin Experience

They say “Once a year, go someplace where you’ve never been before.” After a long wait, Kerala happened and how.   Cochin – a major port city is regarded as the fastest growing second-tier metro in India. With tourism acting as a big draw, it usually is the most common port of entry to the God’s Own Country. My sojourn with Kerala started from Cochin with Ramada Resort as a

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Estuary Island Resort Experience

Thiruvananthapuram – the capital city of Kerala is one of the many gateways to the God’s Own Country. The city is relatively compact but energetic and most often travelers springboard to the nearby beach resorts of Kovalam and Varkala.     12km south of Kovalam in Thiruvananthapuram district is Poovar – an isolated but a spectacular beach destination. Poovar is unspoiled and unexplored, cloaked by the most serene backwaters and

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Nature Zone Resort Munnar Experience

Munnar is breathtakingly beautiful, a picture-postcard hill station which is still untouched by commercialization and rapid urbanization. The first sight of Munnar is definitely the vast expanse of endless tea gardens, but not many know of the hidden sights of scenic towering trees, wild brooks and the vibrant hues.   A 15 minute detour from the mainland Munnar is Nature Zone Resort – an eco-friendly resort with stunning view of

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Eastend Lakesong Kumarakom Experience

Kumarakom is a cluster of scenic islands around the picturesque Vembanad Lake. With lush greenery of a land full of paddy fields, coconut groves and mango groves, Kumarakom was declared as one of world’s 25 remote and exotic destination by Cande Nast Traveller in the year 1998.     Nestled amidst the picturesque backwaters of Kumarakom is Eastend Lakesong Resort – a heaven for nature lovers. Thanks to the management

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Fragrant Nature Resort, Kollam – Experience

  Kollam as a seaport had a sustained commercial reputation from the days of the Phoenicians and the Romans. It is also known for its natural beauty embraced with sea, forests, mountains, lakes, backwaters, plains, rivers, tropical crops and vast green fields. With its lush greenery and vivid natural surroundings, Kollam has become one of the favorite holiday destination.     Located far away from the hustle-bustle of the city

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