Posts by NR Venkatesh:
Brasov Romania– a small town, close to big attractions! By NR Venkatesh Any visit to Romania would be embellished by a brief history lesson, given the country’s fascinating evolution. And a visit to Transylvania and its medieval fortresses, whose inhabitants, tales and myths have inspired best-selling novels and Hollywood films would also be in order. Transylvania (Latin […]
>If our visit to Kyiv is anything to go by, Ukraine is a ‘diamond in the rough’ By NR Venkatesh >Most people know little about Ukraine. Some may find it hard to even place it mentally on a world map. >For those with an interest in geopolitics, the mention of Ukraine likely conjures up negative […]
NR Venkatesh writes on Day trips from Mexico City: Taxco, Puebla, and Cholulu, founded around 500 B.C., home to the largest pyramid in the world
Mexico City – a heady must-see destination By NR Venkatesh with Arjun and Nirmala Many of us love to travel. Besides being hard-wired for curiosity, our urge to travel is propelled by our desire so see new places, meet new peoples and enjoy new experiences. Mexico City had always fascinated us, but reports of violence […]
A road trip through Portugal with its historical monuments, gastronomical indulgences, and generous hospitality, including Lisbon, Porto and Cuenca.
London. Visiting the city and using a London Pass to save on many attractions such as Globe Theatre and Charles Dicken’s house.