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Planning a Trip to Mauritius Part-1 (Why, When, How?)

By Juhi Bansal There are two reasons Mauritius happened for us. One, it was in the consideration list because well it’s gorgeous and it was also the top destination of 2018 as per a variety of travel magazines and Two, because it was perfect for a last minute getaway. Visa on arrival, self drive destination […]

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Must Visit Eateries in Udaipur Part- 2

By Juhi Bansal Udaipur is our city of dreams, our escape from reality, our happy place. Only in Udaipur are we creatures of habit- we stay at the same place, eat at the same eateries and do the same old things we do on all trips to Udaipur- which is absolutely nothing! It is also […]

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Busting Travel Myths

By Juhi Bansal A couple of months ago I was invited by a local travel club to speak about my travel experiences. The husband and I are not really travel bloggers . We’ve only covered a small fraction of the world averaging at about 3 countries a year in the last 9 years, with full time jobs!- […]

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Planning a trip to China Part 2

By Juhi Bansal Read Part 1 here Beijing We were in Beijing for less than 2 days and our whole purpose of making the trip to the city was because of the Great Wall. We travelled to the Badaling side of the Great Wall since it is more popular and better maintained. Also, the connectivity […]

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Planning a Trip to China- Part 1

By Juhi Bansal We travelled to China late last year and it was one of the best impromptu trips we have ever done. We had about 8 days to ourselves so we decided to limit our trip to Shanghai and Beijing only. Shanghai is like any other metropolitan city across the world- fast, clean, “drop […]

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Must Visit Eateries in Auroville

By Juhi Bansal Food is a very important factor for K and I before we zero in on a place to holiday. Having said that, so far, we’ve never had a bad food experience on any of our trips. While cooking using local produce and ingredients is our usual modus operandi when travelling  abroad (apart from […]

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Auroville- The City of Dawn

By Juhi Bansal This Diwali break K, Iy and I decided to spend a week in Auroville. The moment I posted the first story on Instagram, I was bombarded with messages (I love personal messages) and most of them revolved around one or both of the following: I didn’t know you were spiritual. Are you […]

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END OF THE WORLD TO NEW BEGINNINGS- A travel tale to Antarctica

By Tanisha Arora (Guest Blogger) As a designer, I find it absolutely thrilling and satisfying to create something beautiful from waste materials, things that would otherwise end up in a landfill, whether it is a window display, an entire space or simply an up-cycled gift for a friend.  If we look at what is happening […]

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