32 Travel Experiences in Malaysia that we have loved!

Malaysia is a country that we have loved exploring over the past few years – from the eclectic neighbourhoods of Penang to the rainforests of Sarawak, from the buzzing Kuala Lumpur to the stunning beaches on the East Coast of the Peninsula – Malaysia has always wooed us beautifully as a traveler! As the country celebrates… Read More 32 Travel Experiences in Malaysia that we have loved!

Day Trip to Sekinchan, Selangor: 8 Things to do on your visit.

A little fishing town on the west coast of peninsular Malaysia, Sekinchan makes for a great day-trip from Kuala Lumpur: it’s 1.5 hours away on the highway (about 95 kms) and has just enough things to do to over 4-5 hours!  Getting there Sekinchan is about 95 kms from Kuala Lumpur. We took the E25… Read More Day Trip to Sekinchan, Selangor: 8 Things to do on your visit.

Penang: 15 Experiences when you explore Penang with kids.

Penang is by far our favourite place in Malaysia! An interesting blend of Peranakan culture, beautiful streets full of art in every corner and food that is possibly the best in the country. On multiple trips to Penang (when our little girl was aged 6 to 10 years), we have largely explored Georgetown – the… Read More Penang: 15 Experiences when you explore Penang with kids.

An afternoon in Ghoti Village, Maharashtra

On the outskirts of Ghoti village, this mud hut had cattle & poultry around it, chillies & beans laid out to dry, two not-so-lush trees providing shade from the scorching sun and the lady of the house busy in the courtyard. The brown barren beauty of the hut compelled us to halt..
The lady must’ve been in her 60’s. Sitting outside her hut, she was flattening out cow-dung into discs so it could be used for cooking (and other) fires… Bio energy at its best – done in most village homes in India.
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