Five things I do for FUN

List five things you do for fun.

Daily Writing Prompt

I quite like WordPress’s daily writing prompt that came up on my home page. I’ll get straight to the prompt topic before I get distracted (as I usually do and start writing about something entirely off-topic) and so here’s a list of five things that I do for fun.

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The Timeless Beauty Of The Himalayan Hamlet Of Nako

Tucked away amidst the rows of dusty brown mountains of the Himalayan ranges, is the hidden hamlet of Nako – a timeless beauty. Perched at an elevation of about 12000 ft, this rustic village is located in the Kinnaur district of Himachal Pradesh. The tiny village is situated at a surreal location in the trans-Himalayan region, close to the Indo-China border. Its remote location makes it less-visited but absolutely rewarding.

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Sunset Memories

As the sky turns orange, I sit watching it.

I let my mind drift away with the changing hues.

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Dance, when you’re broken open

“Dance, when you’re broken open.

Dance, if you’ve torn the bandage off.

Dance in the middle of the fighting.

Dance in your blood.

Dance when you’re perfectly free.”

~Rumi

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Brown Pages

The musty smell of old books, so intoxicating, that you can almost taste it.

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Stronger Than Yesterday

I am a different version of myself each day.

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Ultimate Experiences To Savour In Mumbai

Bombay, Mumbai – a melting pot of cultures, languages, religions, art, and diversities, a city – many dream of living in and making big at. The spellbinding charm of this city of dreams welcomes, embraces and shelters the dreamers and the doers. Overlooking the blue expanse of the Arabian Sea, and with its beaches, promenades, modern skyscrapers and charming Victorian buildings, the city itself is an absolute delight.

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Friday Travel Pic: Emerald Hills of Sahyadri

Washed by the rains

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Up Close: Watching Asian Koel

Koel, a member of the cuckoo family, is commonly sighted in India. Having heard their melodious sound/calls since childhood, I wouldn’t pay too much attention to these birds (I confess) until I started appreciating nature more than I used to and also as I developed some interest in ornithology after coming across too many interesting birds on my travels.

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Travelogue – 24 Hours in Amritsar

More often than not, we plan a perfect itinerary for our travels, spending enough time to detail out the routes, places to visit, accommodation, ticket bookings, etc. All this is to ensure a hassle free travel, surely. But sometimes fate is up to a mischief; we overlook a trivial detail and are up for something we didn’t plan.

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