Generally on your way to the Cape of Good Hope, you would be well advised to take a short halt at the Boulder's beach in Simon's Town and observe the colony of South African penguins which calls this beach its home. And while you are there do make a stop over to the icecream shop … Continue reading Boulder’s beach – a home to the South African penguins…and an Icecream shop!
A Shamrock Cobra, a couple with romance baked by age, a coffee shack, the seashore offering unending views, and a back drop of Table Mountain! What more could you ask out of life? Oh! I forgot! And a stream of recreational runners and cyclists to give you company!
A few friends, a craving to get out into the nature, and a few youngsters out to get their first taste of trekking in the Sahyadris this weekend resulted in an impromptu trek to Kothaligad. This is a beginners' trek but the hot weather has made the trek incredibly hard! The initial few kms was … Continue reading A hot weather trek to Kothaligad, Peth!
The main attraction of Porbandar is its Chaupatty, a vehicle free zone, always busy and remarkably safe! And you get the best sunset views here, sipping on hot kawa - lemon coffee! Divine! And, after sunset, this festive fair would keep you busy with its eclectic mix of eating options and rides!
The best thing about Porbandar is its Chaupatty. And the best thing about the Chaupatty is its sunset views!
At this beautiful beach - chaupaty - in Porbandar this weekend, this picture summarizes all the happy things of my childhood! Yearning to live by the sea again.
This is the 3rd, and final part, of the three part Stok Kangri series. You can find the Part 1 and Part 2 here. 26-27th July After an early dinner, we went to the tent to sleep…but obviously couldn’t due to anxiety and the fear of missing out on some preparatory and need-to-carry stuff. When … Continue reading Stok Kangri – Part 3 – The Stok Kangri summit, and back to Leh