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May 052017
 
Dubai with flydubai Business Class

My experience of flying Delhi To Dubai with flydubai Business Class   Dubai has indeed become a gateway to the Middle East and beyond. The world class infrastructure and excellent connectivity make Dubai first choice for point of entry to the Middle East and even Europe etc. I have passed from Dubai Airport en-route to the USA many times but never been inside the city. So when flydubai, the budget carrier from Dubai invited me to join them for Arabian Travel Market was looking forward to seeing Dubai on the sidelines of Arabian Travel Market.  My flight to Dubai [Continue Reading By Clicking Here…]

Apr 112017
 
Hong Kong A Complete Family Fun Holiday Destination

 BEST OF ALL, IT’S IN HONG KONG So I was packing my bags for the next jaunt when my daughter dear asked me, “Papa how come you never take me to these trips? “  As I kept the next T-shirt in the bag, and checked the camera cables, I explained to her that she has school to attend and we go for family trips during their vacations. She smiled back and said, “Yes, and I am already looking forward to my summer vacations because we will sure go to a fun place again this year?” It was part statement [Continue Reading By Clicking Here…]

Apr 062017
 
Buransh Flowers Bring A Crimson Himalayan Spring in Uttarakhand

For The Love Of Mother Nature Let A Billion Buransh Bloom First the prolog by desi Traveler: For me, it was ” OMG ” moment at first sight. On a trek, during my college days, we were introduced to Rhododendron or Buransh flowers in full glory.  As they say, Himalayas were never the same for me. While most of us love the pristine white peaks smiling at us, I like to add a dash of wild Himalayan colors to the canvas to complete the picture, and nothing, let me repeat NOTHING adds colors to a Himalayan Spring that a [Continue Reading By Clicking Here…]

Mar 302017
 
My Favorite Images from Escapers 17 - Myanmar & Singapore

Guess What We Did For Escapers 17 in Myanmar & Singapore So I was missing in action, as I was busy with action, completing one challenge after another as a participant from India for Escapers 17.  If you are following my Instagram account then you may be aware that I was on a whirlwind tour of Singapore, Myanmar and back to Singapore for this one of a kind challenge. For Escapers travel writers/photographers and Instagrammers have gathered together on invitation from Accor Hotels Group and Tiger Air  / Scoot Airlines sponsored  Escapers 17. If you have not followed my [Continue Reading By Clicking Here…]

Mar 112017
 
Burj Khalifa and the Zen of Vertigo Management

desi Traveler Learns about Vertigo  Yesterday: I was walking in our society garden when two 9-year-old kids interrupted my walk and asked me a question “Uncle do you know how many floors are there in Burj Khalifa “ For a moment I felt happy that probably these children are friends of my kids and know that I am a travel blogger who loves to visit new places. Unfortunately, I had no idea how many floors are there in Burj Khalifa, so I just said “I think there are more than 100 “, “Well uncle, that to even we know, [Continue Reading By Clicking Here…]

Feb 022017
 
CashKaro.com : Because We Want To Make Money Online

Why I am Shopping at CashKaro & You Should Too Many times I am asked this question “ How you make money online “ and I never really had a clear answer. But last week  I not only got shown “ How To Make Money Online” I have actually tried it on my own and actually made some real money. The best part of this? I actually made money while my wife was spending it. ? I am sure you are wondering what this funda is? Well, dear reader please read further and I will show “How to make [Continue Reading By Clicking Here…]

Jan 082017
 
What happened on desi Traveler Blog in 2016 ?

data Analysis for 2016 for desi Traveler Blog In the last week of 2016 itself, my timeline was flooded with recap blog posts about 2016. But as always my Lazy desi self-said “What is the big hurry let 2016 pass, then I will do a recap”. But come 1st January 2017 and the flood of posts about 2016 recap became a giant wave that totally drowned me. Somewhere my dD was telling me to do my own dP about 2016 so that my dRs can be flooded with my own version of dRP.  (BTW – dD- desi Dimag , [Continue Reading By Clicking Here…]

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Dec 232016
 
The Vivo V5  for that Perfect Selfie

Looking for Perfect Selfie? Check out the Vivo V5 Question: What is common between tween queens to grannies in 70, to Cool Dudes hovering in malls to desi Boys in small towns?  The answer is pretty simple: They all love to click and share selfies  Just about 2.5 or 3 Years ago, my phone rang  and a dear friend asked “ Hey Bro, I want to buy a new Cell Phone, which one should I buy? I am looking for a good screen, light weight, and something that can play games, what do you suggest? Not that I am an [Continue Reading By Clicking Here…]

Nov 142016
 
A Road Trip with TERRA Real Vegetable Chips

Terra Real Vegetable Chips – A better snack for Road Trips Here is a typical start of our family  road  trip. A night before we will pack everything so that we can leave early morning to avoid the city traffic before we reach the highway.  Just before leaving home wife jee will plead to the kids “  You should eat something as we want to cover as much distance as possible before we stop for lunch” But the answer is always exactly same “We are not hungry”, this is one of the rare occasion when both the kids agree [Continue Reading By Clicking Here…]

Oct 122016
 
Asus Zenfone 3 “Built for Photography”

A review for Zenfone 3 – A Camera Phone Built for Photography Asus the global electronics giant from Taiwan has launched new frontier products in India at a fast pace. I was eagerly awaiting for their latest addition to the Smartphone market the Asus Zenfone 3 built for photography. So when I received a brand-new handset from Asus to test with a focus on its photographic capabilities, I was more than happy to experiment with the various modes, especially the manual mode on Zenfone 3. What does manual mode on a Phone Camera means to a travel photographer: In [Continue Reading By Clicking Here…]