Category: Life

Posted on: November 5, 2017 Posted by: Kunal Comments: 0

Diwali in Dalhousie

Diwali; what comes into my head when I hear this word? Pollution, Smoke, Firecrackers and the resulting cacophony. The very reasons I avoid this festival by miles. And all of it is exacerbated in Delhi, hence, this Diwali I absconded more than 350 miles to Dalhousie. Here’s what it had in store for me…

Posted on: September 10, 2017 Posted by: Kunal Comments: 4

Backpacker’s Guide to Rishikesh

One of the reasons I absolutely love living in Delhi is the sheer number of getaways it has to offer. You have the lush Himalayas, lustrous Punjab, cultural Rajasthan and the historical Uttar Pradesh as your playground. Since I’ve moved here now from Bombay, I try to get out of …

Posted on: February 10, 2014 Posted by: Kunal Comments: 0

On Going Solo…

No, not literally you dirty mind. Anyway, now that I’ve grabbed your attention, read on… I did it, took out the time to go for a solo backpacking trip across certain parts of Northern India. Solo backpacking, I wanted to do this since a long time, since when I was …

Posted on: August 4, 2013 Posted by: Kunal Comments: 0

Wandering Through Bombay–3: Dhobi Ghat

Just off the Mahalaxmi train station is situated Bombay’s largest open air laundry. Called Dhobi Ghat, also made popular by the critically acclaimed (and one of my favorite) movie by the same name. Every day dirty linen from all across the city is brought here to be washed by hundreds …