Tata Hexa – Your new companion on Road Trips

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Road Trips anywhere, are a perfect way to travel and discover places. I absolutely love them as it allows me to discover so many smaller places along the way. I love stopping by those small little restaurants and dhabas for some authentic local food. Some road trips have such gorgeous landscapes that you would otherwise … Read more

12 Types of Travelers

12 Types of Travelers

Happy New Year ! I hope this year brings in lots of luck, love and success for all of you, and of course, lots of travel too. I thought of starting this year with a bit of humor – creating different types of travelers. I have met all kinds during my travels and they seem … Read more

Culinary Tour of Rajasthan

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While you may travel through Rajasthan and experience its amazing history, architecture and royal palaces, your journey is not complete if you have not tried out the Rajasthani cuisine.  Rajasthani dishes aren’t too complicated and are quite basic and simple – yet unusual and tasty. The simple mouth-watering dishes of Rajasthan truly help you soak … Read more

Busting the Wait

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Waiting is a “means to the end” and for a traveler it means that you would have “arrived” at the end of the waiting. For a restless traveler like me, it adds to the restlessness. However, have figured a few sure shot ways of using the wait to add to the ultimate thrill of arriving … Read more

Reflections of 2016 – My Travel Round-Up

Thrilling Travel Reflections of 2016

Happy New Year to all of you! I intended writing this article out last week as a befitting end to a great 2016 — What better way to wrap it all up than a travel round-up. However, since the year was quite good, I decided to relish those last few moments of 2016 in the … Read more

My 2015 through a lens

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2015 comes to an end and it sure has been a year of some crazy travel with friends and family, some discoveries and some upheavals, abrupt changes and lots of memories. It has been extremely tough picking that one thing from myriad others but nonetheless, here are my 10 memorable moments of travel captured through a … Read more

Celebrating One Year of Blogging

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Yes, it is my BLOG-ANNIVERSARY…if that word exists. One year of Blogging and what better way to reward ThrillingTravel with a makeover. It has been crazy the last few days –  with me moving from Blogspot to my own space  – over 72 posts, reformatting them, reconstructing the site and rebuilding a look – and … Read more

My Liebster Award

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Appreciation from followers and readers in form of comments and emails is what makes my day as a blogger. Every morning that I wake up to a word from my readers on my site makes this journey as a blogger worthwhile and this morning, getting a nomination from Arun from mytravelpedia has put me on … Read more

Picking the best Ahmedabad hotels for tourists

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Ahmedabad, known as the Manchester of India, is not just a business center but a very attractive tourist spot for most. From heritage spots to the Vintage car museums, Ahmedabad offers something from everyone.  A few key attractions here are the Akshardham temple, Kankaria lake, Sabarmati Ashram and Adalaj step well. And it is not … Read more

Responsibility in Tourism

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Every country and place has a different charm to it – be it the age-old historic charm or the beautiful landscape. Every place creates memories – some more than others and it is not always the beauty of the place that defines the strength of the memory. More often than not, it is the experience … Read more