Travel Bag Tales

Travel Bag Tales

Winter morning and chai at an Indian railway station

It is not even 7 in the morning as I turn on the ignition of my car. In Bangalore, the weather reading on a cold …

A colonial stay in the Nilgiris – Sinnadorai’s bungalow, Mangorange

It is the end of April. Although intermittent rains bring some respite from the summer heat in Bangalore, the heart longs for the solitude and …

Italy’s restaurants and cafes – A photo essay

A short photo essay on the sights we saw on Italy’s streets.   “If your mother cooks Italian food, why should you go to a …

A walk through the touristy sights of Rome

Rome is the last city on our European travel ticket. We have saved the best for the last, the grandest of all the sights and …

30 photos to make you want to visit Venice, Florence and Rome

Here is a photo essay on Italy’s famous troika of Venice, Florence and Rome that is sure to incite travel pangs in people who already …