8 Things To Do in Athens

The sea bluer than the sky, freshly whitewashed houses creating a stark contrast against the aforementioned blue sea and bright pink bougainvillea flowers framing doorways is how Google Image Search and Instagram give you a glimpse of Greece.  However, the same google image search for Greece also comes up with a few pictures of the … Continue reading 8 Things To Do in Athens

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My Itinerary: Greece on a Budget

Greece had always been on my bucket list and it was more than just the whitewashed houses on the edges of the blue Mediterranean sea and the Acropolis that I wanted to see. I knew that there was more to the birthplace of the Western civilization than what Google images and Instagram let on... So … Continue reading My Itinerary: Greece on a Budget

My Journal: Rome Day 1 – The Vatican, Gelato, Innamorati, Punto et al

Roam with me... In Rome... Roaming is exactly how one must experience Rome. Apart from the much trodden touristy paths that constitute the Vatican, the Colosseum and the Fontana di Trevi there is so much more to this historic city than meets the eye and can be discovered only when you aimlessly wander the lanes … Continue reading My Journal: Rome Day 1 – The Vatican, Gelato, Innamorati, Punto et al

My Journal: First Timers in Rome – Fiumicino to Termini

Take me to Rome, I said to myself... And so when I got the opportunity to travel to Europe, I chose Roma (in Italian) as my first destination. The Schengen Visa process is nuts but well I am sure there are countries in the world that sure make things a hell lot more difficult. But … Continue reading My Journal: First Timers in Rome – Fiumicino to Termini