coffee with a smile (2)

In continuation of my post on coffee and food, we tried out couple of new places in Auckland this weekend. When I say new, I mean we have not been there earlier and recommendation from a colleague motivated the decision. Simon & Lee is Korean cuisine with a bit of Westernised styling. Whilst I have little…

Sunrise in Wanaka

When I was younger and I used to travel with my father back in India, watching sunrise over the mountain or the sea was a big thing for him and by default me. I remember watching some spectacular sunrises over the Himalayas in Darjeeling and Bay of Bengal. In New Zealand, I have hardly watched…

Photos from Plane

On an airplane I prefer the aisle seat under most circumstances. I say most because this is not the case when I am traveling to the mountains. A long time ago, we traveled to Bhutan from Calcutta. It was a special trip and a special journey too. On our approach to Paro International Airport, the…