The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo

Are all marriages for love? Monique Grant is on cloud 9 when she is assigned to interview Evelyn Hugo, one of the most-sought Hollywood actress and philanthropist, who is now reclusive. An interview for Vivant magazine is scheduled as to cover the most-talked about auction for Evelyn’s legendary dresses. On meeting the glamourous superstar, MoniqueContinue reading “The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo”

I Love Cakes

I love cake. Period. Cake is one of those desserts I can have even at 2 AM night. It’s the perfect bae. Here are my 5 lawful reasons why you should have cakes: 1. I will be there for you: No amount of blues can over power the sunshine of the chocolaty molten stream from ChocoContinue reading “I Love Cakes”

Sasan Gir National Forest : Home to Asiatic Lions

Located in Talala Gir in Gujarat, Sasan Gir National Forest is an entirely protected National Park for endangered species of Asiatic lions. The National forest is counted as the brightest jewel on crown of Gujarat tourism. How to reach:By Road :  Located 55 km from Junagadh City, 348 km from Ahmedabad and 156 kms fromContinue reading “Sasan Gir National Forest : Home to Asiatic Lions”

Trip to Vetnai : Serene Life in No Network Zone

Three friends living across states and yet planning for a quick getaway can be a Herculean task. After office hours, we put in full efforts for travel planning. We chose Gopalpur-on-sea as our destination. After meticulous planning, we reached our destination without much ado. We stayed in Hotel Seaside breeze. Local sightseeing included Chilka lakeContinue reading “Trip to Vetnai : Serene Life in No Network Zone”

Desher Bari: My Ancestral Home

Hugged by palm trees and a pond on one side, my ancestral home used to be my refuge for summer holidays. An hour’s drive from Howrah Station, my ancestral home “Santa Villa” as named after my grandmother evokes the warmth of generations. Though over years now we have moved out and built our own Home-sweet-home,Continue reading “Desher Bari: My Ancestral Home”

Stay in Swapnagandha resort

Who hasn’t looked up infinity pool? The magical reflection of limitless sky with floating clouds on pool – its on wishlist for most wanderbugs. We zeroed in on Swapnagandha resort, on our trip back from Goa. The resort is cradled in lush green Chorla Ghats. You can reach this resort hid behind high tree canopyContinue reading “Stay in Swapnagandha resort”

Travel to Kutch

Kutch Nahi Dekha to Kuchh Nahi Dekha Initially kicked off in 2005, Rann Utsav was a 3 day festival to promote tourism in the Kutch salt beds. With Amitabh Bachchan campaigning for the festival, it caught attention of lot of tourists. Now it is held over a 4 month period with much pomp, with celebritiesContinue reading “Travel to Kutch”

Bhuj

The Forgotten gem of Gujarat Bhuj, broken in spirit by the massive earthquake in 2001, has revived over the years. There are numerous places of interest in and around Bhuj, apart from the famous Rann of Kutch. You can easily hire auto from station or bus stand for a day trip in Mandvi and localContinue reading “Bhuj”

Nonet

Sonali Dabade’s collection of 9 short stories Nonet. When I had heard about it first time on Bookstagram, I was intrigued with the name of the book. An apt name for 9 short narratives woven together in string – all standalone stories but the underlying “inspired from real life” current is quite palpable. Sonali Dabade‘sContinue reading “Nonet”

Weekend in Pondicherry : A Gastronomic Journey of French Styled Town

Craving for a vacation, we decided for a quick 3 day trip to Pondicherry. The trip turned out to be more of gastronomic nature than sightseeing itself! Some of the best places to eat out in Pondicherry. La Villa : Pondicherry has early lunch hours – most places don’t serve lunch after 1 PM. We hadContinue reading “Weekend in Pondicherry : A Gastronomic Journey of French Styled Town”