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Monthly Archives: November 2012


We in Calcutta take matters of the palate very seriously. Almost as seriously as we take literature. Take George Bernard Shaw, for example. “There is no love sincerer than the love of food.” We took that to heart. A little

Troubling Traveler’s Troublesome Traits

Have you traveled with a bunch of nosy parkers who just won’t let you sleep or eat something in peace while on the train, plain or even a bus? I am sure all of us have faced them at some

Life’s a Beach

“At the beach, life is different. Time doesn’t move hour to hour, but mood to moment. We live by the currents, plan by the tides and follow the sun.” Life is a beach for every tourist, traveler, backpacker, and photographer.

When The Valley Calls

In the downhill borders between Andhra Pradesh and Orissa lies this unperturbed stunning little hill town named Araku. Not knowing about it may not come as a surprise to many, thankfully because it hasn’t been as commercialized as many other

More Than Just A Bus Ride

They say Calcutta is a magical city; it grows on you and once you’ve lived here, you’re never the same. True stuff. In my case however, there is this one thing that shows no signs of improvement and that is