The land of tulips, windmills & much more!

The Netherlands! Yes, those awesome landscapes, wooden houses and windmills of Zaanse Schans, unforgettable sunset at the NEMO science museum behind the Amsterdam central station, cycles, a lot of cycles, walking through the streets and on canal banks of Harleem, tulips and just tulips at the KEUKENHOF tulip gardens, a complete contrast at Rotterdam withContinue reading “The land of tulips, windmills & much more!”

Normandy – France

Here are the captures from my recent travel to Normandy, a region of the Northern France. 1. Claude Monet Giverny garden. This has a flower garden and also a water garden. It has an ultimate collection of flowers. For the ones searching for flower collections: I had posted a dedicated article for the flower collections.Continue reading “Normandy – France”

Road trip – Mont Revard – Annecy – Chamonix-Mont-Blanc

A few weeks earlier my friends and I went on a road trip.  We first visited Mont Revard as suggested by my friend. The route to Mont Revard is breathtaking with stunning surroundings. In between, there are beautiful houses completely surrounded by greenery.  On the top, one can see the mountain ranges on one side andContinue reading “Road trip – Mont Revard – Annecy – Chamonix-Mont-Blanc”

Cassis – Calanque d’En-Vau

Calanques- those beautiful mountains, crystal clear sea, Cliffs to dive from, What else one will need to make the weekend exciting. I recently visited Calanque d’En-Vau located near Cassis, in southern France located on the Mediterranean coast. It’s a port city which commands the view of an old chateau. We started our trek from cassis, in the beginning, itContinue reading “Cassis – Calanque d’En-Vau”

Vienne – France

That was my second weekend in Lyon, I heard from my co-worker that there was a city of Roman history near Lyon(Thank you, Mathis). That was Vienne- a city of south-eastern France around 30km from Lyon, situated on Rhone river. It was a former Roman colony and once a center of textile industry. I left earlyContinue reading “Vienne – France”

Grenoble – La Bastille

Before I shifted to Lyon, I visited a friend in Grenoble – a city in southeastern France, around 100 km from Lyon. It is a beautiful city in the proximity of the Alps. La bastille is a fortress in Chartreuse mountain range and overlooking the city, its one of the most visited places in Grenoble. We can reachContinue reading “Grenoble – La Bastille”

Bonjour Lyon

I am back again, but this time signing in from new place! I recently moved to Lyon, a city of East France for one of the most important beginnings of my life. Lyon is famous for its food and the UNESCO word heritage architectural sites. I spent my first weekend in Lyon and visited fewContinue reading “Bonjour Lyon”

Poland Pravasa

Here are few pictures of my recent travel to Poland. Wherein I visited the capital city-Warsaw, Kraków, and Zakopane. Kraków is one of the oldest cities of Poland situated on Vistula river. St. Mary’s Basilica is one of the main attraction. Zakopane is a city in the base of the Tatra Mountains in southern Poland. Morskie Oko is a must placeContinue reading “Poland Pravasa”

A day to be remembered

It was a one day trip which later turned into an adventure to a city called Chauvigny which is towards the east of Poitiers at a distance of 30km from the city of Poitiers, France. It commands a view of Vienne river which is one of the important rivers in south-western France. I was accompaniedContinue reading “A day to be remembered”