Personal Picks

 

This page lists a few of my favourite posts, and is a good place to begin your exploration of The Urge To Wander.
(The index menu lists all my posts country-wise, and in chronological order.).

AFRICA

TANZANIA

The Gnu & Its Wanderlust
The Masai Of Tanzania
Zanzibar – The Allure Of The Familiar

EGYPT

Star Gazing In Dendera

Ozymandias & The Cult Of Personality

The Sacred Guide Of The Celestial Barge

ASIA

CHINA

The Underground Army Of Han Yangling

Laitan Ancient Town

INDIA

Chettinad –The Mansions Of Merchant Princes

Jodhpur – Marwar Meets Andalucia In Mehrangarh

Mangalore – A Tryst With Divine Spirits

Sarnath – Where the Wheel of Dharma Was Set In Motion

Kolkata – A Graveyard Of Colonial Memories

Kolkata –Art Inspired By Faith

Agra – The Incredible Destiny Of Mirza Ghiyas Beg

Agra – The Simplicity Of Perfection

New Delhi – The Architecture Of Silence

New Delhi – Giving Delhi Its Due

Varanasi – The Light Of Faith

INDO CHINA

The Serpent Guardians Of Indo China

A Glimpse Of The Sacred

Why?

Breathtaking Desolation

The Frozen Smile of The Bayon

A Walk Through A Khmer Psah

The Temple Mountain Of Angkor Wat

Meditating Beneath Metal Spires

JAPAN

The Grand Gate On The Sea

The Karakuri Marionettes Of Takayama

The Takayama Hachiman Matsuri

JORDAN

A Rose Red City, Half As Old As Time

The Stone Of The Desert

EUROPE

A Passion For Egypt

Paris – L’ancien Et Le Moderne

A Hi-Tech Mashrabiyya

The Blue Shutters Of Provence

The Window Tower Of Uzes

 

TURKEY

The Shrine of The Mevlana

Bridging Cultures In Instanbul

The Subterranean Cities Of Cappadocia

SOUTH AMERICA

The Mystical Inca Ruins Of Moray

The Old Peak Of The Inca

Celebrating The Wonder That Is Iguassu