The Minion Travel – Stuart’s Adventure in Goa

Zuri in Goa

Goa needs no introduction, for it is the most popular and probably the most written about beach destination of India. Most loved and the most frequented, Goa never fails to enchant its visitors. Everyone gets bitten by the “Goa Bug” that forces them to return year after year. And that is exactly what my dear … Read more

A walk-through the Doge’s Palace in Venice

The courtyard of Doge's palace

There is enough written about Venice – the romantic spirit of the city, the gondolas and the bridges, the Venice Film Festival, and so on. My visit to Venice was included a lot of these and hence, I am not going to really dwell on these right now. While I may decide to add a … Read more

10 marvellous things to do in Mahabalipuram

Carved out of a single hillock - the Pancha Rathas

60 odd kilometers from Chennai, along the East Coast Road, lies this little town called as Mahabalipuram or Mamallapuram. This town is a popular weekend getaway for the people in Chennai and a great stop-over for people traveling to or coming from Pondicherry. I have been here at least twice and each time, have found something unique … Read more

Tips for a Healthy Holiday

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Being under-weather feels awful – no matter when it is- whether at home or at work or worse, when you are on a holiday. It has been a crazy last week where each one of us at home fell ill, nothing too serious but enough to keep us away from our daily routine. It is … Read more

Camping at Bheemeshwari Nature & Adventure Camp

At the Bheemeshwari Fishing Camp

I had heard quite a bit about the Bheemeshwari Nature & Adventure Camp (also, called the Cauvery Fishing Camp or Bheemeshwari Fishing Camp) and was rearing to go – not for a day trip but an overnight one. Having ear-marked it for the next long weekend, I made sure that we had prior bookings and … Read more

The Glitz of the Swarovski Museum

At the Entrance of Swarovski Museum

Frankly, going to the Swarovski Museum was not a part of my agenda for Austria and it happened by chance. I had to go with the flow with a little reluctance for I really wanted to spend some more time at Innsbruck. I had this preconceived notion that the Swarovski museum would just be another … Read more