Discovering our world: Kolkata, India

Hello my dear readers, How is your week so far? I hope everything is going smooth. We have seen that eggplant or brinjal is grown on nearly 550,000 hectares in India, making the country the second largest producer after China with a 26% world production share, with major producing states West Bengal (30% production share), […]

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My travel bucket-list: El Nido, Palawan, Philippines

Photo credit: Popsicle Society – Google map El Nido it is about 420 kilometres (260 mi) south-west of Manila, and about 238 kilometres (148 mi) north-east of Puerto Princesa, Palawan’s capital, in Philippines. It is ranked currently as # 4 in Condé Nast Traveler’s list of “20 Most Beautiful Beaches in the World” and it is knows for its white-sand beaches, coral […]

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My travel bucket-list: Barcelona, Spain

Barcelona, the cosmopolitan capital of Spain’s Catalonia region, is an charming seaside city with famous architectural treasures, inestimable culture, and a world-class drinking and dining scene. The Catalan Antoni Gaudí, one of the most eminent architects, designed buildings such as the Sagrada Família church, the Casa Milà (known as La Pedrera, the Catalan for stone quarry) and the Casa Batlló, which have […]

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My travel bucket-list: Salar de Uyuni, Bolivia

Photo credit: Popsicle Society-Google map Bolivia’s Salar de Uyuni, or Salar de Tunupa, it is the world’s largest salt flat, located amid the Andes in southwest. Stretching more than 11,000 sq.km. a landscape of bright-white salt and rock formations, left behind by prehistoric lakes that went dry long ago, leaving behind a desert like,  and cacti-studded islands, covered […]

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My travel bucket-list: Geirangerfjord, Norway

The Geirangerfjord is located in the county of Møre og Romsdal, Norway and is part of UNESCO World Heritage List, along with the Nærøyfjord, since 2005 and it is one of most visited tourist sites in Norway. Has a length of 15 km and depth of fjord approx. 260 metres with highest mountain along the […]

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My travel bucket-list: Porto, Portugal

I don’t know you but I love port wine. Porto is a coastal city located in northwest Portugal known for its stately bridges and port wine production. It is situated in a region with stunning scenery and glorious beaches but also rich of history. Porto is located along the Costa Verde, a dramatic coastline of […]

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My travel bucket-list: Mykonos, Greece

Mykonos is an island in the Cyclades group in the Aegean Sea famous for its pristine beaches and great nightlife and it is among the most popular Greek islands. And as many Greek islands, also Mykonos town is characterised by the white houses, blue doors and windows and colourful bougainvilleas. Beside its well known beaches […]

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My travel bucket-list: Zhangye Rainbow Mountains, China

Formerly known as Ganzhou, the town was part of the Western Xia dynasty until it was conquered by Kublai Khan in 1227. Zhangye Danxia National Geological Park (Qicai Danxia) is a small park about 40 km from Zhangye where you can see a unique geological landscape, a painting I would say. The Danxia National Park […]

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My travel bucket-list: Faroe Islands

The Faroe Islands, formed by volcanic activity 30 million of years ago, are located northwest of Scotland and halfway between Iceland and Norway and are not far from the southern end of the Arctic Circle. They are a self-governing community within the Kingdom of Denmark.  The Faroe Islands comprise 18 rocky and volcanic islands, characterised […]

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My travel bucket-list: Langkawi, Malaysia

The Malaysian island of Langkawi is a mixture of picturesque paddy fields and jungle-clad getaway, located at the very bottom of the Andaman Sea on the west coast of Peninsular Malaysia. Almost the size of Singapore, Langkawi is surrounded by turquoise sea with its shoreline fringed by powder-fine sand and swaying coconut trees and is one of Malaysia’s […]

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