Soar High…Dad’s lesson

When i was a kid, i was scared of anything which looks,sounds and feels unfamiliar to me. I used to think being unnoticeable is the best protective strategy i have but on the contrary my dad pushed me to do things which in my opinion was impossible for me. He used to see pigeons each…

MEDIEVAL TOUR: DAY 2 , BRUGGS

Goedemorgen Bruggs I was as excited as ever to ride on a horse carriage , tumbling and  tapping across the cobblestoned street admiring the beautiful architecture this city has to offer. We started right on the Markt area early in the morning overlooking the belfry of Brugges towards the Provincial Hof, now used for ceremonial…

Tryst with Brush

love is deeper than its presumed to be, its roots are embedded deep into the ground.. love the feeling of love…

Bruges : The Silent Charmer Day 1

After the hustle bustle weekend in Amsterdam, we packed our bags for Bruges enroute Brussels. We landed in the station nearly around 6 pm and started making our way to our hotel through the cobble stoned pavement. To our surprise we crossed the city center and found not a single soul roaming around. We, as…

HOUSE OF MIRRORS

It was not long before we visited this place in Kuwait…House of Mirrors is a pleasant and a trippy experience with the owner  Lidia al-Qattan, the widow of Khalifa al-Qattan, a renowned Kuwaiti artist. She started decorating one small wall with mirrors and through time more and more walls were decorated until the whole house…

Sultan Qaboos Mosque – Beauty Redefined

Although its the mosque known for possessing the second largest carpet and the chandelier in the world, it doesn’t hamper its beauty and grandeur in anyway..it still remains as one of the most splendid architecture if its time.. It’s also the only mosque in Oman that allows non-Muslims to visit. One of the main attractions here…

Eiffel With Love

Whether you’re lucky enough to have visited Paris or have only ever dreamed of going there, chances are you know of the French capital’s most beloved landmark: the Eiffel Tower. The Eiffel Tower, La Tour Eiffel in French, was the main exhibit of the Paris Exposition — or World’s Fair — of 1889. It was…

PROOST: I AM AMSTERDAMED

Hello folks..its been a great year for me but i was too much stranded with work that i was keeping myself off from the blog world…i missed it so much…It was  dead of the night when we started for our long overdue vacation. After a tiring day at work we just wanted to stretch our…

ZAANSE SCHANS: THE WINDMILL TOWN

Get your bags packed and hop into the train ,catch a train to Koog-Zandik. You will find iconic views of the 6 windmills set on the river Zaan, traditional houses, shops and museums.Zaanse Schans has become a very popular tourist attraction given that entrance into the area is free. There is a visitor information desk…

Waffle story

I am on a waffle trail savouring the best of the waffles through Netherlands and Belgium…and they are incredibly awesome… Stroopwaffel from Amsterdam Cheery sauce and strawberries leige waffle Chocolate leige waffle Me and Brussels waffle

SALAH TIMES: PILLARS OF ISLAM

Salah times refers to times when Muslims perform prayers (salah). The term is primarily used for the five daily prayers plus the Friday prayer. According to Muslim beliefs, the salat times were taught by Allah to Muhammad. Prayer times are standard for Muslims in the world, especially the fard prayer times. They depend on the condition of the Sun and geography. The five daily prayers are obligatory…