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Trekster goes to Japan !!!
Travel, Japan

Trekster goes to Japan !!!

In November, I am off for a short 2-week trip to Japan, the land of the rising sun. Hopefully, I’ll be back with many more tales to tell… Japan has been on my list of places to visit for quite some time now. For me, the mix of culture and modernity […]

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 Great Holi Drive to Tarkarli
Travel, India, Beaches, Maharashtra

The Great Holi Drive to Tarkarli

We booked our car at midnight. And we were leaving at 05:00 am that very day. With no plan in mind and just a general destination – the golden beaches of Tarkarli, in Malvan. It promised to be an epic road trip. I’ll be the first to admit that I […]

The Queen of the Arabian Sea
Travel, India, Kerala

The Queen of the Arabian Sea

The Chinese fishing nets descended into the waters, rising in an almost hypnotic rhythm. The cool breeze blew in from the sea. Ships passed by in the distance. I’m in Cochin or Kochi, this week. Cochin is that veritable multicultural melting pot of humanity in Kerala and things couldn’t be […]

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Welcome to Trekster

Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things you didn’t do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines, sail away from the safe harbour. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover. – Mark Twain Welcome to Trekster, my […]