Travel Bag Tales

Travel Bag Tales

What to expect on a ride up the Schafberg Mountain Railway

The Scahfbergbahn or the Schafberg mountain railway first caught my attention in one of Michael Palin’s travel documentaries and ever since, I’ve harbored an ardent …

St Gilgen – Things to do and sights to see

The Salzkammergut is our itinerary. Initially, I had planned a self-drive in the Salzkammergut. But owing to India’s archaic IDP regulations, that plan had to …

What a beautiful world #4 – The Longest Train Ride

One of the most fascinating aspects of travel in India, are it’s extensive rail networks. And what better way to explore the diversity of the …

A road trip following the Kaveri

The Kaveri (or Cauvery) has been in the news for all the wrong reasons lately. For peasants and the gentry, it is a source of …