First trip to London

When to visit

A vibrant city like London is best visited during spring and summer season, especially if its your first time. If you catch a clear sky and no signs of a downpour, count it to be your best day in London, weather-wise. Continue reading “First trip to London”

Road trip through California into Nevada & Arizona – Route, Itinerary, Places to see and Things to do

I’ve lost count of all the instances when I’ve felt like jumping on a plane to California and living there. I blame all the gorgeous pictures on social media and other places. It had become a much coveted destination for us. After skipping it for other destinations twice, we flew to California this time. They say third time’s the charm! 🙂 Continue reading “Road trip through California into Nevada & Arizona – Route, Itinerary, Places to see and Things to do”

Pura Vida in Costa Rica

Hola!
Buenos Dias!
Como Estas?
Muy Bien! A Tu?
Bien, Gracias!
Adios!
That was all the Spanish I knew before stepping foot in Costa Rica. Well, that and ‘Pura Vida’.

Christmas vacation and Costa Rica travel plans coincided this year. What made us put a pin on it was the geographic diversity it offered. Costa Rica has everything – mountains, volcanoes, rivers, ocean, rocky beaches, sandy beaches. What’s more, it also offers a new culture, new cuisine and a language that was new to us. Bingo! We had found our new destination. Continue reading “Pura Vida in Costa Rica”