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Landscape after Sunset Iceland
Our third day of travel in Iceland started gloomy and wretched. It was raining outside and in fact it had rained half way through the previous night. Not only that, the rain was slowly changing into sleet and as I peeked out of my windows for a glimpse of daylight, […]

Rain, Sleet and Hail.Iceland Travelogue Part 3


Gullfoss Waterfall, Iceland
The wooden cottage room at Uthlid Cottages felt hot when I opened my eyes the next morning. The heat was generated by the thermally heated floor of the cottage. I parted the shades and peeped out of the window. The sun was yet to rise, no sight of rain or clouds, and […]

Elves, Geysir and Gullfoss. Iceland Road Trip, Part 2


Dusk at Uthlid, Iceland 12
This time we were on a Road Trip, Flying Into Reykjavik : Iceland Road Trip Part 1, with Norwegian Airlines from Dubai, and were looking forward to a tough trip under Icelandic extreme weather conditions. It was the 21st  of March 2017.Three families, including five children from the ages 8 to 16, we […]

Flying Into Reykjavik – An Iceland Road Trip Diary. Part ...



Jonapur Village, Nepal 1
Our Nepal Trip, was formally ending. It was the last day with the villagers and the community of Jonapur Village. After some remarkable three days with them, it was finally, time to leave. We were taking back with us some wonderful memories, memories of a sleepy little village wrapped up in fog, […]

Nepal Diary : Memories and the way back – Part ...


Jonapur Dancers 1
I was given a new name – Sahadev to use during my stay at Jonapur, the village in Nepal where we were targeting to reach for the last two days. My friends were given names such as Madhukar Resham – something that matches with their initials. We all became part of  the Chaudhury’s of […]

Nepal Diary : 3 Days at Jonapur village Part III


Early Morning Sunlight at Nagarkot 2
  Yesterday, late afternoon, we had flown into Nepalgunj on a “Buddha Air“ flight and had checked into Hotel Poplife. 🙂 Now isn’t that a funny name ??  The flight itself was uneventful, except the first few minutes which gave me some jitters as the smallish ATR aircraft banked and wobbled while on its ascent […]

Nepal Diary : Visiting Nagarkot and Bhaktpur Part II