Samit Bhattacharya

About Samit Bhattacharya

Samit has over twenty years experience in sales, marketing, software consulting and business analysis. He is an avid travel lover and a photo enthusiast. Samit's interests also lie in Art, Music and Movies. Married to Anita for twenty years, they have a teen daughter Aishani and have been living in Dubai, UAE since 2006.

Girl watching boats
By now you probably are aware that we as a family have this penchant for taking family vacations !! And in those little two-week holidays we try and work out the details beforehand as much as we can.  I do not favour travelling with guided tours or tour-packages and always […]

Check out my plan – Family Vacation to Slovenia and ...

Cheap Air Tickets
Are you planning for the next holiday or family vacation to some unknown city or to a far off country?  Have you started on the process of sorting out the details and planning the entire vacation, day by day ?The first thing to do once you have identified the destination and zeroed in […]

Quick Tips for buying cheap air tickets

Experiencing a Masai Mara School : A Short Detour We had our fill of African Safari Game viewing inside Masai Mara for the last two days and a half. Now it is time for us to be heading back to our Eco camp and on our way we took a […]

Inside a Masai Mara School – VII

Bangladesh Map
Bangladesh lies to the eastern side of India, next to the Indian state of West Bengal and  is landlocked on three sides with India. The Bay of Bengal lies to the south of Bangladesh. Somecountries through their foreign missions have sugested on some  Travel Restrictions for Bangladesh to people looking for […]

Travel Restrictions for Bangladesh

In Search of Hippos and the lone Lion at Masai Mara  is the sixth episode of my account of our travels into Kenya. It was also  the third morning of our Masai Mara safari; and we were on the lookout for the Hippos  today. The earlier two days, we had had our […]

In Search of Hippos and the lone Lion at Masai ...

Extreme Hiking : Caminito Del Ray
Have you heard about Caminito Del Ray before ? Well I had never heard of this backpacking and hiker trip before. And the reason is that for the last 10 years the ribbon thin high altitude walkway  was closed and then under repair for another four years. Did you check […]

Caminito Del Ray – Extreme hiking

A Masai Village :  This is part 5 of my Masai Mara Kenya Travelogue No trip of Masai Mara is complete without a visit to a Masai Village. It seemed that our Masai guide was also aware of this and the trip to a Masai Village was always in their cards. […]

Trip to a Masai Village

Salzburg, Austria
As we get bugged by the attraction of the travelling solo or taking a family vacation, the idea germinates and  pulls us with promise of new adventures in far away lands , new places to go, new destinations to tread,  new things to experience and new food to taste. Ultimately we decide to temporarily hang up our […]

Tips For International Travel

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