While rummaging through the grocery drawer, I found a few packets of this Arabica coffee powder that the hotel in Luang Prabang, Laos had gifted us. For some reason, I had not opened them at all. Just seeing them brought back all the memories of the nice vacation in Laos in 2016. Do read about … Read more Coffee from Bolaven Plateau – Laos
Sept 30, 2019 – Budapest, Hungary and Vienna, Austria We had to take the 9 am RejioJet bus from the Kelenfold station to get back to Vienna. We decided to take a Bolt taxi rather than use the metro. We got out early by 7.30 a.m and booked a Bolt taxi. The taxi took a … Read more Day 30 – Budapest to Vienna … and back home
Ever since we went off social media in September 2015 for a month, we have made it a habit to take a month’s break each year from Facebook and Whatsapp. We aren’t less social, we just don’t look at these two media. September is also the month we travel, so it’s convenient to tune out. … Read more A month of social silence 🙂
…. Lush Green Landlocked Languid Laos. Spent an interesting month in Laos. Learnt about their culture, food, made new friends, saw historical sights, found connections to India and for the first time, managed to be here before our Prime Minister Mr.Modi. Last year when we went to Mongolia, he went ahead of us and I … Read more We’re on our way back from ….
Are you smiling ? And chuckling that I have finally lost it? Hmmm Shalini must be saying that she has successfully transferred her Friday madness to me. My friend Shalini’s madness starts taking over from Wednesday onwards and progressively becomes unmanageable by Friday :):) And its good, I enjoy it. I just wish she could … Read more 48 hour days and 4 day weekends
On September 11th we were in Phnom Penh, the capital of Cambodia. The plane landed earlier than the scheduled time of 7.20 am and we were on the road by 7.20. The first stop for us was the Killing fields of Choeung Ek which is about 15 kms from the airport. It took us nearly … Read more 15 day holiday from hell … Jam on Earth
Last night we thought we were all prepared, packed and ready to go, till I tried to login to my borderless prepaid card account. At first the website wouldn’t work, but that got resolved through excellent Tele-support. Once I managed to login, I realised that the account had not been uploaded with the dollars I … Read more And a trip begins …
Am sure many read the title as Work life balance and assumed I had done a typo error …. No I haven’t. While most organizations have this as one of their “cultural” pillars, the reality is quite different. What is work life balance and why is it important ? I always say during my town … Read more Work Life Im-balance