Mauritius: Paradise Rediscovered

Across the laid back, island vibe, sugarcane-laden fields, mountainous backdrops and breezy beaches, Bandana Jain explores a tropical island, which is far more than the quintessential honeymooner’s destination. It’s surely for reasons like these that some travelers...
Trekking in Kashmir

Trekking in Kashmir

My first Kashmir Trek for five days was in the Tosa Maidan and the Greater Lakes in the Bugdam District. We started in the village of Khag Shanglipora where we met the porters and the horses who were tasked with carrying the tents, big backpacks and the food including...
Weekend Break – Salalah

Weekend Break – Salalah

Once again trying to beat the heat of the UAE summer, what is better than a weekend escape to the wonderful and lush green oasis of Salalah? On Thursday evening after work we take off from Dubai with Oman Air. Perfect timing to make the most out of the two days...