Destination: Vietnam

In preparation for an upcoming trip, I wanted to get details of pre and post journey here. Vietnam is a dramatic mix of Old and New and has taken its rightful place as one of Asia’s most vibrant, romantic, and traditional destinations. Explore dramatic, fascinating history in cities like Hanoi … Read More

Destination: Singapore

Over the last 20 years, it feels like I go to Singapore every year or two. And with every visit I am impressed in how the city has changed. Always hot and muggy, but thank goodness it’s clean and very civilized. The transit system is one of the best in … Read More

Destination: India

The Kumaon Village Gadholi, Kasar Devi, Binsar Road, Almora, India Originally intended as a private estate, this parcel of land in the Indian Himalayas would have been quite simply too stunning not to share. Sri Lankan architects Pradeep Kodikara and Jineshi Samaraweera, disciples of the modernist master Geoffrey Bawa, have … Read More

Destination: Cambodia

In preparation for an upcoming trip, I wanted to get details of pre and post journey here. Tourism has undoubtedly taken off in Cambodia but it still remains relatively off the beaten track, compared to Vietnam. This makes steering clear of crowds – unless you’re at Angkor – much simpler, … Read More

Destination: Tokyo

I love Tokyo, and it was such a pleasure to have lived there for 3-years. Hands down, the most interesting of the major world cities. And it keeps evolving and changing, it is always a new experience to go to Tokyo. But, there will be more added here, I have … Read More