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A walk through the pols of Ahmedabad

  The capital city of Gujarat was never on my list of must see places in India. I had been to Ahmedabad once before , many years back and had not found it interesting enough to warrant a second visit. But then I had also never heard of its ‘pols’ (which are ┬ásmall neighbourhoods with […]

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A Road Trip through Kerala – Munnar

As we left Kochi airport in our rental car , there was a sense of excitement. Our Kerala adventure was about to begin! We had 7 days to see ‘God’s own country’ and we chose to do a road trip through Munnar , Thekkady and Alleppey. These are the three most popular destinations in Kerala […]

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A Trip to Kolukkumalai Tea estate – the highest organic tea estate in the world

As we made our way in a Mahindra Commander jeep from Chinnakanal to Kolukkumalai , I commented on the many potholes in the road to our driver. He looked back grinning and said the bad road is yet to come. A few minutes later , I realised what he meant. Kolukkumalai is a small village […]

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Matunga – Mumbai’s Mylapore

Though I call myself a Mumbai girl ( been here since last 19 years!) , at heart I am still a TamBram who sometimes misses Chennai’s ‘Tamizh culture ‘ feel. That is why I love Matunga. The minute I step out of bus no 213, which goes from my place to Maheshwari Udyan , I […]

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