A Busy Busy Hour at Queen Victoria Market

If you’ve been following my blog for a while, you would know by now that open markets is one of my favourite topics. This is my first one in Australia…  Well, lets combine Borough from London and Crawford from Mumbai and add a slight touch of live entertainment from European tourist destinations – And you’ve…

Melbourne … a Foodie’s Paradise!

Let me start with the big news first. I’ve moved to Melbourne! Yes! While R is still in Mumbai and will join me soon, I have been exploring the city and trying to settle in in since the last 3 weeks. I’ve found a house in CBD (Central Business District) – sort of like a…

The Island of Capri, in 1 day — Guest Post by BeingRonit.com

Read this blog if you have kept aside 1 day (till 6 pm) for the isle of Capri and you are travelling from Naples or Sorrento, or even Positano. The post will capture the beauty of nature during our fun boat ride to the isle of Capri. Please keep in mind that most of the […]…

5 tips for travel to Italy! 

Having spent 3 long holidays in this country in the last 6 years I have some tips for travel to Italy!  1. September is probably the best month to travel – not too hot and certainly not too cold.  2. Come to Italy with very little luggage – you know very well you are going…

Travel Diary: Paris Day 4 (in Retrospection) 

Day 4 in Paris was our last day and we had a lot to cover especially since we could not do much on day 3.  We started day 2 at Arc de Triomph and continued waking around Paris till late afternoon.  On our way we came across Champs Elysees (where we picked amazing bakery breakfast),…

Travel Diary: Bruges

Today morning we took a train from Paris to Bruges and were here in the romantic town by 10:00 am. We had the whole day to take in the beauty of this enchanting town and enjoy their delicious beers and chocolates.       We started with a casual walk to the city center and when…

Travel Diary: Paris Day 3

Our plan for day 3 was pretty exhaustive. But the places we visited were so great that we couldn’t rush through and we could complete only 2 out of 7-8 major attractions. We started with Louvre and saw about 1/3rd of the major attractions in about 3 hours. The museum is huge and the collection…

Travel Diary: Paris Day 1

After spending 2 days in somewhat warm sunshine in Nice, I am back in the cold European weather again. This morning we took a flight from Nice to Paris. While I plan to write about my visit to Nice a little later, I would certainly like to tell you about my first day in Paris….

Travel Diary: Switzerland Day 4

Today is our last day in Switzerland, before we leave for Nice tomorrow morning. This short stay in Switzerland has been spectacular and I am happy to tell you about today as well.  The original plan for today was to stay in Luzern and explore Mt. Pilatus. However as April is not the main season…

Travel Diary: Switzerland Day 3

Today we went all the way to the ‘Top of Europe’. Jungfraujoch is known as the highest peak in Europe. We spent our all day today in traveling from Luzern to Jungfraujoch and back. The way to Jungfraujoch was quite long and honestly really tiring. There was some rail construction work going on… So we…