India

05 must visit beaches of South Goa
India, Beaches, Goa

05 must visit beaches of South Goa

Join us as we present some of South Goa’s fabulous beaches. Far from the crowds of North Goa, South Goa offers some solitude, especially in the off-season months. Our first stop is a more familiar beach of South Goa – Colva. Once a sleepy fishing town, Colva has long lost […]

The Forgotten Fort of South Goa
Travel, India, Goa

The Forgotten Fort of South Goa

We were headed to Cabo de Rama, one of the more remote forts of South Goa. I had heard that the views of the seaside from the fort were brilliant. I was hoping that the fort would live up to it’s reputation. While searching for off-beat locations to visit in […]

The Enchanted Forests of Goa
Wildlife, India, Goa

The Enchanted Forests of Goa

The room overlooks pristine waterfalls and virgin forests. I am in the rain forests of the Western Ghats, in search of the enchanted eerie glowing forests of Goa. I have always had a fascination for darkness and nightscapes. Night brings with it a sense of mystery and enigma and the […]

The Bohemian Goa Road Trip
Adventure, India, Goa

The Bohemian Goa Road Trip

My “road trip” to Goa, started very oddly with a flight to Bangalore. Yes, I know, Bangalore is a good 550+ km from the beach state and 1000+ km from Mumbai, but bear with me, because this is one crazy adventure.   It all started with me reading an article […]

Storm clouds gather over Garbett Plateau
Trekking, India, Maharashtra

Trekking to Garbett Point

We were sitting on top of a beautiful green plateau, looking at the final climb up the hill. It was about time for lunch, when the rain clouds darkened the skies and the heavens poured open on us. I admit I have been a tad lazy of late. After the […]

In search of the Dwarf Kingfisher
Wildlife, India, Maharashtra

In search of the Dwarf Kingfisher

I spotted a small green bird in the dense canopy of the trees in the distance. Even though it had it’s back to me, I recognized it as an Indian Pitta. While this was a good find, I hadn’t traveled close to 300 km from Mumbai to see just the […]