To all my concerned friends: I am back from Vegas and safe at home!

Right, she was lucky enough to escape the shooting carnage, and while this food and travel writer's heart goes out for the victims, she cannot deny Las Vegas its due as the entertainment capital of the world, even as she recalls the stuff she did. Read more...

Las Vegas


This place is not only like 'Rome' but also almost like 'Egypt'. And it's in India!

Being a daughter of the soil, I cannot resist writing about the divinity of this peaceful haven called Old Goa, which is where I go for peace and prayers not for parties . Read more...


Breakfast in Nice, lunch in Cannes, dinner in Monaco... This couple brings the zing back on their 23rd wedding anniversary

Little did we know when we started our lives together in London 23 years ago, that we would end up, still together, just us, minus the kids, at this magical place called Monaco, celebrating a bond built on love, trust and romance. Read more...

Shalini Arora Kochhar in Monaco


Bored with the normal? Then experience the paranormal at Kuldhara, a cursed village near Jaisalmer

Time: midnight. Place: Jaisalmer. Mode of conveyance: Toyota Fortuner. Destination: A village. Mood: Apprehensive. How would they make their presence felt? Would we hear screams? Or wails? What would be their shape if at all they decide to make an appearance? Read more...


In a fit of rage the writer leaves his girlfriend alone to holiday in Coorg

What happens next is heartbreaking! He is upset and ashamed. A luxurious, romantic escapade in Coorg in Karnataka meant for him and his girlfriend becomes a project of torture and lonliness. So he writes decides to write her a letter. Read more...

It looks like a primitive murder weapon, and freaks us out!

“Come on, get on the Gypsy,” Shashi Ranakoti, small in size, big on energy, tells our group of four and a quarter, the quarter being my 5 year old. “But who is driving?” wifey asks. “I, didi,” he says, much to our horror. How on earth will he drive!? Read More..

Monsoon break: It Takes Tea To Tango

Nishiraj A. Baruah turns tourist in his own town as he discovers the rainsoaked joys of Dibrugarh in Assam through the eyes of his Delhi-bred better half. The orgasmic sounds that my wife is making has got nothing to do with sex. The oohs and aahs are actually inspired by the rain washed tea garden right in front of my house in Dibrugarh, Upper Assam. Read More..