The sound of splashing waves or the wind blowing through your hair on a mountain top? Enjoying a chilled cocktail on the beach or a steaming cup of chai in the mountains?
The choices may differ for each one of us but personally, I've always been a mountain person. Blame it on my pahadi genes and the endless summer vacations spent at my grandmother's house in Uttarakhand, but there is something inherently admirable about the magnanimity of mountains.
Have you ever been to a place where your heart knew before your head that you’re exactly where you’re meant to be? That's how I feel every time I find myself on the winding Himalayan roads.
But on a recent trip to Krabi, I had a slight change of heart. The dramatic karst islands and relaxed beaches of Krabi changed my perception of a beach holiday. Here is what I realised:
Beaches can be more than just wild parties