In the last two days we have been out in Delhi and Noida. We went by road and by metro. Sharing a few pictures that I clicked of interesting buildings, the traffic and the wonderful Qutub Minar. As I said to my friend Aneesha .. I cannot ever leave Delhi. You walk over 10000 years … Read more Delhi Pics ..
July 31, 2019 This year our decision to revisit Europe for our September travel was taken very late. We also were very confident that we will get the Schengen Visa as we had gotten it last year as well. The first set of tickets I booked were for a round trip to Vienna from Hyderabad … Read more Schengen Visa Drama !
The following picture is of a school in Vienna on the Graf Starhemberger Strasse. Around 2 pm when the school closed for the day, mothers have come to take their children back home. There is not a single child being taken home in a car. They are either walking or being taken on a cycle. … Read more School in Vienna and School in India
We were losing a few days on our Club Mahindra membership points so we decided to take a holiday in the hills during May. As luck would have it, the general elections were on May 12th and we couldn’t miss doing our democratic duty. So I rescheduled our holiday to June and only managed to … Read more A Split Ahuja No. 1 and a mini-Gurgaon in Solan !!
We started out for our road trip from Gurgaon to Pune on Feb 26th. We reached Jaipur on day one and stayed at Jai Niwas as Om Niwas was full and didn’t have any rooms available. The manager at Jai Niwas was ex-army and we spent a few minutes talking about the air strikes that … Read more Postcards from Gurgaon-Jaipur-Vadodara – Day 1 & 2
The above picture is from today afternoon around 2.45 pm. Its a traffic jam that occurs every week day around this time and today was no exception. We were returning home from our meeting at Vidya school. This is the Hamilton Court road that leads to Galleria market in DLF Phase 4. Here’s another pic … Read more Hey Ram, ShriRam !
On Saturday, Aug 11th, we started from Sagar on our way to Hyderabad. We woke up early, took bath and left the hotel by 5.40 am. Its an easy exit from Hotel Deepali back to the national highway. The very first picture I took that day as soon as there was some light – Our … Read more Postcards from Sagar to Hyderabad … Cows and Rains!
We went to Bangalore on the 24th of May for a three day visit, largely to do ShikshaDaan’s work and to meet our Mango boys. (The Mango boys are back!). The first change that happened was we were to leave on the 23rd of May but for some strange reason we shifted it back by … Read more When things change every minute…
On March 14th, we left from home in Gurgaon at 6.30 pm. We had to reach Noida by 8 pm and assumed that like always it would take us about an hour and a half or the worst case scenario would be that it took us 2 hours. At 8.30 pm we were near Shahpur … Read more 4.5 and 3.5