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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…]

Oct 102016
 
My First Day in Leh: Overcoming  Fears of AMS or Acute Mountain Sickness

How I spent my first day in Leh trying to avoid AMS  So this is a monologue and some boring details about my first day in Leh. Those of you looking for something interesting about “ How going to Leh changed my life” kind of post, please stop reading right here, remember, this is desi Traveler Blog not desi Giani Baba blog. Anyways those of you still with me let us begin my Leh Yatra: It was not my first trip to high altitude, but first via a flight. Experienced Himalayan explorers say a road trip acclimatize you better [Continue Reading By Clicking Here…]

Sep 302016
 
October 2016 Calendar Desktop Wallpaper

Download  October 2016 Calendar Desktop Wallpaper – Super Blood Moon The October 2016 desktop calendar for download presents a unique astronomical phenomenon, known as Super Blood Moon, which is actually different from Blood Moon. Blood Moon, Super Blood Moon you must be wondering what am I talking about ? Well, I have not given these names, these are an astronomical phenomenon to photograph which some people travel thousands to miles to capture them. Check this earlier post if you are wondering “What Is Super Blood Moon” and how I clicked the images of Super Blood Moon and earlier of Blood [Continue Reading By Clicking Here…]

Sep 292016
 
How To Overcome Low Internet Bandwidth in Remote Travel Locations

Traveling in slow internet bandwidth areas I take pride in calling myself an early adopter of technology and have been a power user of Internet for almost two decades.  At my home and office, I use a 100 Mbps dedicated leased line and a 4G connection on my mobile phone.  I think I left patience in last century somewhere and decided never to wait for my videos and images. I love the high-speed internet, but the major challenge is that not all places have high-speed internet, especially all my favorite places to travel like Spiti or recently visited Ladakh [Continue Reading By Clicking Here…]

Sep 122016
 
The All New Audi A4 Launch at Audi Gurgaon

The Launch of Audi A4 at Audi Gurgaon What is the sign of a booming economy? Well, you can read all those statistics that are printed in pink papers or you can simply check how many new products are being launched in a country. Going by the launch of new cars one can safely say that there is a big market for high-end luxury cars like Audi A4 in India. This weekend I was invited by Audi Gurgaon the flagship dealership of Audi Cars in India for the launch of the all-new Audi A4. The Audi Group, with its [Continue Reading By Clicking Here…]

Aug 192016
 
Honor 5C Mobile Review

A detailed review of Honor 5C Mobile from Huawei India This post is about my first-hand experience and review of Honor 5C mobile phone from the budget range of Huawei India, a global giant in electronics. Not a day passes when a new Smartphone is not launched in Indian market. We have now Smartphone in India at every price point for every budget and need. As an early adopter of mobiles in India, I have watched the mobile market evolve from close quarter. I have lost count of the mobile phones I have used, personal as well as given [Continue Reading By Clicking Here…]

Jul 172016
 
How To Kill your Blog in 10 Steps

10 Easy Steps to Kill Your Travel Blog Some time back I was in Goa in a large gathering of bloggers. Some of the folks I was meeting for the first time in person but I had interacted with them earlier on social media like twitter and Facebook etc.  After the event, we all sat down for some gossip and like all blogger meet the topic of discussion soon was how to make money from blogging.  One of the conclusions of the discussion was that to make money from blogging you need to grow your blog and get loads [Continue Reading By Clicking Here…]

Jul 012016
 
Most Viewed Writer on Quora

A different Achievement: One of the most viewed Quora writers OK, Bragging Times: When I started writing desi Traveler in its previous avatar of  Kids and Car it was on Blogspot and the idea was to share our family road trip. Over the years the blog continued to grow and evolved in its current form where I write about travel, photography, wildlife and sometimes try an odd & lame attempt at humor. When desi Traveler was still in its earlier avatar of  Kids and Car I wrote more about family travel and kids as focus trying to answer queries that [Continue Reading By Clicking Here…]

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