Category: India

Stories from my country

Varanasi Part 1 – The Food

pritamsukumar Food, India

Even before getting to Varanasi, I had been told that the food was special here. But (and there’s no exaggeration on my part here), little did I know how special special actually was. I came away very happy indeed. Here are the highlights. Chaat I ate street food all over the city. The pictures of… continue reading »

A walk in Gokarna

pritamsukumar Hiking and Adventure, India, Travel Stories

I started walking from the hostel on the so-called “Five Beach Trek” at 7 AM, a full hour later than what the manager had told me. “You have to start at 6. It gets hot very fast after that!” I spent a few minutes chasing a peacock trying to get the bird, the light, and… continue reading »