"Nazar Lagi hai humein!"
[This "Nazar" I tell you] While we eagerly await our next road trip together, here I am, sitting in the office which is slowly turning into a sauna, the leather chairs are just about getting stuck to my sweaty pants, and I'm going to begin writing about our numerous unconventional but spellbinding Road Trips around the world!...
Paris - A Start of Something New
Chasing the Northern Lights | Iceland
A Vegetarian Traveler
Little Tibet - "Spiti"
Little Tibet - "Spiti"
Agra to Jaipur - An Exotic Adventure Cycling Trip
Adventure Cycling in Ramanagaram: Sholay Style!
A Taste of Kerala : A Road Bike Tour
Splendid Sikkim & Darjeeling Bike Tour
Bangalore to Goa Bicycle Tour
Two Hours in Skipton, North Yorkshire
Goa - Rainy Season Heaven!!!
More than Backwaters....Alappuzha (Alleppey)
~ The side to Goa that nobody talks about ~
Thailand Sojourn in 2015
Coral Islands Our diving instructor Bangkok Chao Phraya Dinner Cruise I find it real stupid how I kept avoiding going international (on my own & with my money), just because I wanted to start off on a bigger scale, going to Europe or USA and hence kept under-estimating the beautiful experience I would have got by visiting cheaper and nearby countries like Sri Lanka, Thailand, UAE or even Nepal for that matter....
Order In Chaos: The Best Of Jakarta, Indonesia
Night Photography At Varanasi
My Backpacking Diary – Chapter 2(Backwaters and Beaches-West Kerala)
Quirky & Classic: Things To Do In Delhi To Experience The Magic Of The Capital City (3D/ 2N)
Things to do in Shimla for a Fulfilling Experience During A Summer Break
Know your Geographical Indicators-Top 10 Geographical Indicators of India
I Left My Heart In San Francisco
The Flying Car Public Transit (cable cars) Lombard Street steep streets of San Francisco Golden Gate Bridge Pier 39 Fisherman Wharf Pier 39 Alcatraz Prison Island In love with this picture Sealions Twin Peaks view San Francisco from the Treasure Island San Francisco is the city one falls in love with....
Egypt Diaries-A time machine travel
Behind the Scene at The Universal Studios , L.A
One Day in Bombay
From A Daydreamer's Diary: 13 Places To See Before I Die (Part II)
Getting around Istanbul
Insanely Scenic Walking Trails That Are Nature's Gifts To Delhi
Rendezvous with Broadway
Day Tour to Pyramids: Memphis & Sakkara
Giza Pyramids and Sphinx Half Day Tour
Tours & Excursions to Alexandria from Cairo
A Rendezvous with Quebec City, Canada
Beijing Private Day Tour: Great Wall at Jinshanling
Up to 3 hours - spectacular views and guiding tour of Dubrovnik
Messing about in Boats on Phi Phi, Thailand
A Day in Gibraltar
Hinterlands of Lucknow
The Elaphite Islands – Boat Trip to the Untouched
Heart of Kashmir : Pahalgam..
I left pahalgam teary eyed with these lyrics in my heart.. " Iss tarah Aashiqui ka asar chodd jaaungaa, tere chehre pe apni nazar chodd jaungaa" #BEWARE:- There will be many photographers roaming around you , hire them , but do negotiate and don't let them exploit you and don't accept any photographs in CD , get them transferred to ur cell instead....
Love Affair With Portugal
-Stay in any of these areas- would recommend air bnb depending on your budget) -Castelo de s jorge ( castle in lisbon- worth it) -Lisbon Elevador De Santa Justa ( an elevator which gives a great view of lsbon) -Martim moniz ( area)-best place for illegal chinese and vietnamese food (also has a flee market every satruday-if you like)- Fera La Ladra -Barbados Gallery-for art ( but isnt in the centre) Popular places - for food/drinks -If you want to party and drink head to Bairro alto after ten pm -Bibo Bar at Bairro -Jazz bar- Paginas Tantes -Local food ( small restaurant- mercado Da Ribeira) - good choice of local Portuguese dishes -Amazing Mozambique restaurant called Cantona do Aziz (Martim Moniz) -Check out time out market in Lisbon for 22 restaurants and 8 bars -Pink streets-for parties till 5-7am -Parque Eduardo- Marques de Pombal (walk down that street for all the high end brands and small coffee shops -sometimes bands play at these cafes) -Sabotage club( very 70's 80's nightclub- but to crowded) -BeST night club would be LUX) -The park bar(rooftop bar) (Little commercial ) Day 3 go to Belem (BELEM TOWER)and have the pastal de nata from Belem(5 mins walk from the tower)- most famous restaurant.Belem is a nice place to see(train from cais de sodre Day 4-Head to the beach at cascais which is gorgeous if you like the sea ( spend the day) (Sintra is a mesmerising town about an hour by train from Lisbon)- you would need 2 days to see most of it - so i recommend staying a night there - but its quite at night unlike lisbon) You can take the day pass as well (Check options you like, I did Sintra on two separate days and I really liked the below) -Quinta Da Regalaria ( take the 413 or the 415 bus outside the sintra station ) -Pena Palace -Castle of the moors -Check out Carbo da roca ( an hour from Lisbon )- western most point in europe (surreal place) -Azenhas do Mar-( little complicated to reach but is gorgeous) -Stay In Lagos -PORTO- By flight or by train or bus ( romantic city for two days minimum) -NAZARE-for me had the best waves(depends on season-november is the season-so would'nt recommend for july -Fatima ( 2 hours away)- is a beautiful church) -by bus Take the metro pass (its worth it)-All the local places in Lisbon are accessible by metro Cabs are cheap too (Uber) Overall Portugal has some really spectacular places to visit Accommodation Air bnb would be the best option to get some good accommodation Hostelworld for hostels Cost Alcohol -beer at bairro alto is not more than 2-3 euros a mug or pint Food within 10 eurosThis post was originally published on Rebel In Transit....