Title: The Bamboo Skywalk Location: Nohwet Village, Meghalaya, North East India You’ll rarely find its mention in any Meghalaya itinerary found online … Continue reading SlowRover Snapshots #22
Given our love for food, this post was long coming. It is a proof of how nice things happen to you when you travel. 2015 was a year of joyful travels for the Slowrover team. Individually, we travelled to distant parts of this beautiful country, getting unbelievably lucky when it came to food, This post celebrates our love for Indian Food, and we share with you, the best treats we had in 2015 (and where to find them). Here it goes
Disclaimer : You will feel very hungry. And you will need to travel.
Omelette Indulgence at Lovely Omelette Centre, Mussorie
Foodgasm in the making
Lovely Omelette Centre is considered to be one of the best omelette experiences in India. Extensively covered by all the leading travel/food journals of India (Lonely Planet, Outlook Traveller, Trip Advisor, Highway on my Plate), this Omelette paradise is adored by all. It offers a limited variety of omelettes (Oil/Butter/Cheese being the prominent ones).
The Joy of Looking At Fresh Banana Chips Being Prepared
Travelling through Kerala meant being exposed to both banana chips and coconut water in plenty. And they don’t love their banana chips for nothing. Check out a fresh batch being prepared in Thekkady :
Location : Malabar Chips, Thekkady. There is lots on offer here – sweet, salty, tangy banana chips and several kinds of other specialities like tapioca chips.
‘Tikki-Chaat’ of Vrindavan
.. she gave an expression that was part happiness and part disbelief. After all, this was the first time she was watching her own face on a phone screen! Continue reading SLOWROVER SNAPSHOTS #18
The compartment was abuzz with a distinct sound. Our train had stopped at Manamadurai Junction, a small station that falls on the route from Madurai and Rameshwaram. Continue reading SLOWROVER SNAPSHOTS #17
Title: Old Man and his Fish
Location: Gangasagar, West Bengal Continue reading SlowRover Snapshots #16
Title: Behroopiya Location: Vrindavan, Uttar Pradesh He claims to be Kishan from a small UP village- I doubt if either of that is … Continue reading SlowRover Snapshots #15
Title: Anaconda’s lair in Kerala Location: Poovar, Kerala I hope you won’t judge me for admitting that I haven’t seen … Continue reading SlowRover Snapshots #14
Take a long walk on the Charles Bridge and it will be difficult to not be overpowered by the delicious scent of fresh trdelník in the air. Krusta is one good place to try the traditional Czech pastry. Continue reading SlowRover Snapshots #13
SR Snapshots #12: Backpacking in Nepal is a serendipity in itself. I met this little guy during a backpacking expedition in Pokhara.
“Do you know what I am doing bhaiya? I am trying to break the hula-hoop world record!” Continue reading SlowRover Snapshots #12
While exploring the Hemis monastery, I ran into this young man. Instantly, my hands whipped out my camera, thinking about how good his red robes would look against the white. But he shook his face in anger and turned away. But as I stowed away my camera, he beckoned. He simply took the chocolate I held in my other hand and asked me to proceed with the photo.
So, by renouncing a bar of chocolate I managed to click this image. Continue reading SlowRover Snapshots #10
Title: After the Petrichor
Location: New Delhi, India
Clicked on a lazy Sunday morning. Reading a book while witnessing the spectacle of a passing monsoon is heavenly! Continue reading SlowRover Snapshots #8
SlowRover Snapshots #7
Location: Begnas Lake, Pokhara, Nepal
Where the land is beautiful, the sky is pure. Clicked at the shore of the Begnas Lake near Pokhara, Nepal.
Title: Playing On
Location: Mcleod Ganj, India
While backpacking in the Bhagsunag area of Mcleod Ganj, India, this stringed-instrument (Sarangi) player caught my eye. Dressed in a traditional Rajasthani attire, he played the tunes of god, while I sat there listening with rapt attention. Continue reading SlowRover Snapshots #6
SlowRover Snapshots #5
Title : Sound of the Rain
Location: Delhi, India
Clicked during the onset of the Monsoon of 2015. When the smell of petrichor lit up the senses of all living things alike.
Continue reading SlowRover Snapshots #5
Caught a glimpse of the never-say-die spirit of Kolkata at a traffic signal. Continue reading SlowRover Snapshots #4