Chaukori, Uttarakhand – Holiday Haven

09/11/2018 Ashit Narain 1

Travellers look for lesser known and unfrequented destinations that offer a complete break from the daily monotony and pressures of city life. My wife and I were looking for just […]


Travelogues – Puri : Holy Beach Resort

08/11/2018 Sumanta RoyChowdhry 1

Sumanta Roy Chowdhury is an intrepid traveller and regular trekker with several high altitude treks to his credit. A keen photographer, he shoots both still and video. Here he shares […]

famed Hyderabad bangles

Hyderabad – Past and Present intermingle

03/11/2018 Cheshta 0

Cheshta, a finance professional who wishes she was a travel writer instead, sends her impressions of Hyderabad, and hopes more people will share her enthusiasm for the city. One built […]

Gwalior fort

Time Travel: Baolis of Delhi

Sudarshana Srinivasan, a student of History joins a Breakaway walk with Himanshu Verma and fellow-walkers, and falls in love with the past and a heritage that lives on outside the […]

Koraigarh Fort

Koraigarh Fort in the Monsoons

29/10/2018 Xerxes Adrianwala 0

Brig (retd.) Xerxes P Adrianwalla spends a day in the monsoons driving from Lonavala past the many waterfalls that line the drive to walk up to Koraigarh fort. He recommends […]

Scuba Diving

Spell of the Sea

26/10/2018 Manuel Fernandes 0

Manuel Fernandes has contemplated the sea from varied beaches along the vast Indian coastline. Ratnagiri, Goa, Kerala, and on the east, Puri, in Orissa. He has also made a few […]

Bhangarh Fort

Bhangarh Fort – Spooky Tales

23/10/2018 Anu Brahma 2

Anu Brahma of SBBJ attracted by stories of Bhangarh Fort, near Jaipur, being haunted, visits it to check out whether the spooky tales have any merit.   On the National […]

Himalaya from Binsar

Binsar Forest Retreat

17/10/2018 Romola Butalia 0

Binsar Forest, 30 kms from Almora in the Kumaon Himalayas of Uttarakhand has called me to return again and again for three decades now. My steps have retraced paths there […]


Paragliding in Himalaya – Paragliding Odyssey

15/10/2018 Mark Wills 0

Will Marks is the author of a novel, “The Highway”, which was published in India in Jun 2004. Here he shares his paragliding experiences. Snow covered mountains ripple down to […]