Monthly Archives: October 2015


Photoframe in front of Meteor Crater Arizona
A LAYMAN’S SCIENCE OF HEAVENLY BODIES: A METEOROID is a small rock or particle of debris in our solar system. They range in size from dust to the size of a pebble and even to 10 meters in diameter. Objects larger than that are usually referred to as asteroids. A […]

Meteor Crater, Arizona – 3


THE CRATER ON THE OTHER SIDE: After parking the car at the parking lot of  Meteor Crater, Arizona and getting out you are enticed by a number of signs in the form of dinosaur footprints preparing us to be ready for the ‘IMPACT’ guiding us towards the entrance of the […]

Meteor Crater, Arizona – 2


Meteor Crater Background, US
WAY TO THE  METEOR CRATER, ARIZONA: Visiting the Meteor Crater was not exactly on our priority list but we were going to Arizona from the Grand Canyon to Dad’s place since he lived there and it fell on the way. This visit actually took place all because of my daughter […]

Meteor Crater, Arizona, USA : Travelogue



Masai Mara Safari Game Drives : This is part 4 of my Masai Mara Kenya Travelogue The rains had stopped inside Masai Mara, Kenya by then, but it had already left large and treacherous puddles of water in the muddy road and small streamlets seemed to have emerged from everywhere. The vehicle […]

Masai Mara Safari Game Drives – IV


Lioness Mara
What is the secret of Kenya’s fame as a Travel Destination? Kenya is now a very discernable fixture for all travel and wildlife lovers. People from all around the world long to visit Masai Mara – the star attraction of Kenya’s wildlife offering. Other important destinations in Kenya  include Amboselli, Lake […]

Secret of Kenya’s fame


A Witch's Workshop
It was more than ten years back in 2004 that I traveled to Sydney, Australia. I was travelling this time not on a family vacation or a holiday, but on work. I was there on a software consulting project (don’t want to go into more  of this boring topic), and this was my second trip […]

The Witch of OZ- A Modern Day witch in Australia ...



We were staying at Elsamere Camp at Naivasha , Kenya. This was in Nov 2011 and we were here after a two day Masai Mara safari tour. The camp is absolutely THE place to stay when you are in Naivasha. This is not only because of its locale or the ambience, […]

Do not venture out at night. Elsamere camp, Kenya


Though the Chopta to Tunganath trek is open for most times of the year, however my suggestion would be to take this during the months of March  Mayor the months of  September October. The weather during these months are better and is suallly not known to have much rains. Though we did […]

Reaching Tunganath


Driving to the Scenic Lake Naivasha, Kenya After our short safari trip to Masai Mara , our plans were to travel to Lake Naivasha, Kenya. Basically we had two more days  in our budget travel calendar, and the choice was either to go to Lake Naivasha or To Lake Nakuru. […]

From Masai Mara to Scenic Lake Naivasha, Kenya- Part I