BestJet is the worst third party provider!

Today morning 12 December 2017: “Raksha, there is a problem!” said my friend Vijay in a stressed tone. Background 29 August 2017: Vijay had booked a flight with BestJet on bestjet.com website for 16 December 2017 from Sydney to Santiago in the month of August 2017. The one way ticket had costed him AUD 1820.75.…

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Bucket List – Karnataka & around!

I have been asked a lot of questions about the places I have visited and the places I wish to visit. My bucket list is huge, it can go up to many pages (like any other avid traveller). Hence, I have narrowed it down to a single state (as of now) – for my home…

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Almost an encounter!

The waterfall was extremely pretty. It was called “Harishina gundi” which means “The yellow waterfall” in Kannada. This was the waterfall we had found while hiking in the Kodachadri national park. The waterfall was flowing into a lake/pond. It was very picturesque and the water was very inviting and intriguing. All my friends wanted to…

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Vaccinations for Chile, Bolivia and Peru

Getting vaccinations before traveling to any country is a good idea. As part of my travel checklist, vaccinations are always part of the list. It is advisable to take vaccinations 3 to 4 weeks prior to the travel. Note: The period before which the vaccinations are required to be taken depends on the type of…

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Inca Trail – packing list

Now that itโ€™s only few weeks left for my Inca trail adventure, I start to think of all the things I need to carry in my backpack for the Inca trail. It is a 4 days and 3 nights hike and I would not probably have too much to carry in my backpack. Few things…

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Chile – My planned travel itinerary!

I have always wanted to visit South America. It has been one of my dream destinations. As part of my yearly long vacations during Christmas, I decided to head to the beautiful continent of South America. For me, visiting South America was incomplete without doing the Inca Trail, which meant I had to visit Peru.…

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1 day in Kangaroo Island

Kangaroo Island is an island 20 kilometres off the coast of South Australia. It is rich in flora and fauna. Abundant wildlife makes it one of the most popular islands of Australia. Fun facts: 1. It is the third biggest Island in Australia. 2. The island does not have any traffic signals. 3. The island…

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Colourful streets of Adelaide!

I had never imagined I would see so many graffitis on the streets of Adelaide. Every street in the city, had at least one graffiti! Agreed, that’s exaggeration. Let me correct myself here – most of the streets in the city had at least one graffiti. They were massive, colourful and pretty. I have always…

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Mermaids Pool

No! I did not find any mermaids in the pool. But it is definitely a place where mermaids would have loved to have lived (if they existed!). The place is extremely pretty and worth visiting. About the place: The Mermaids pool is a natural pool created on the Bargo River and the Tahmoor Gorge. The…

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Whale watching – 2017

I had posted a picture on Instagram a while ago: “I don’t care what anyone thinks of me. Except whales… I want whales to like me.” And I really meant it. I definitely want the whales to like me because I like them that much. And this is the reason why I go for whale…

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