Germany Day 2 – Hamburg Walks

Sept 2, 2018 We came to Hamburg yesterday from Edinburgh. While we have transited through Frankfurt many times as we went to the US or returned to India, we haven’t visited any city in Germany. Our tour of Germany starts from Hamburg. I had booked us on the “Discover Hamburg” walk on the Berlin Walks website that … Read more Germany Day 2 – Hamburg Walks

London Day 5 – Calling on the Queen

Aug 20, 2018 – Monday We started really early to catch the Queen at Buckingham Palace. We were still late ! There were hordes of people outside the gates by 10.15 to watch the change of guard. We walked around a bit trying to find a good spot but they were hard to come by. … Read more London Day 5 – Calling on the Queen

London Day 4 – With Knights and Nuns

Aug 19, 2018 – Sunday We initially planned on doing the Tower of London walk on Sunday at 11 am but didn’t feel like rushing for it from Piyank’s place. So we did a lazy Sunday morning with roti and chana made by Tua. Then I made the variation of bread chana which everyone liked … Read more London Day 4 – With Knights and Nuns

London Day 2 – A walk with Dickens

Day 2, Aug 17 2018. August 17th has a special significance in Krishnan and my life. On Aug 17, 1987 – I landed in Hyderabad to start the second year of my college education. I met Vidya during college and like her sister Padma said to her on meeting me “now you have a friend” … Read more London Day 2 – A walk with Dickens

The morning walk stories – Lucknow

Mom and I have been going for our morning walks around the hotel in Lucknow and have come across interesting things everyday. For starters, there are no rules for drivers, vehicles come in all directions. While that is the case in almost every city in India, its heightened here. The roads are wide, atleast in … Read more The morning walk stories – Lucknow