What to take with you on a road trip through India

The open road is every traveller’s best friend. Except in India, it’s more like a temperamental bestie. Every few kilometers you learn to anticipate mood swings, potholes and the frequent bullock and his family. But there isn’t anything quite like the open road in India, especially when you leave the cities behind. The beauty of … Continue reading What to take with you on a road trip through India

Korlai Fort. A taste of Portugal in the Konkan.

The fish are everywhere. Heaped high on tables. Drying in copious quantities on front porches. Flaying in ingenious, net back-pockets of weathered fishermen. Swimming in fiery red curries. And being licked lazily by cats who treat these abundant morsels, less like food and more like extensions of their paws. There’s so much of fish around, … Continue reading Korlai Fort. A taste of Portugal in the Konkan.