Hi and welcome,

Welcome to my blog. My name is Madhu.
I love design. I design interiors for a living (at least I did, until I took a long sabbatical.). I love reading, and I love desserts. But travel is my passion. I cannot imagine life without travel.

This blog hopes to convey some of that passion. To inspire you to spread your wings. With a host of exciting virtual explorations accompanied by compelling cultural perspectives and back-stories. Literal and visual. Aimed at independent travelers looking for more from a destination beyond cookie cutter itineraries. Come wander with me………


“As a child, yearning to leave home and go far away, the
image in my mind was of flight – my little self hurrying off
alone. The word “travel” did not occur to me nor did the word
“transformation” which was my unspoken but enduring wish.
I wanted to find a new self in a distant place, and new things
to care about. 
The importance of elsewhere was something
I took on faith. Elsewhere was the place I wanted to be”
~ Paul Theroux in “The Tao of Travel”


Don’t know where to begin? My personal picks widget on the right is a compilation of a few of my favourite posts. The entire categorized index of travel articles can be accessed here or from the main menu above.


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