Getting To Know UNESCO

In the previous post, we have seen about the UNESCO heritage sites of Tamilnadu. Though I get to know UNESCO in-depth during my college days, I realized, I should have introduced UNESCO before posting about the sites as there is still a vague understanding of this organization and how it works in selecting natural and…… Continue reading Getting To Know UNESCO

ENIGMATIC UNESCO LISTED HERITAGE SITES OF TAMIL NADU

Tamil Nadu, is one of the most prominent states in India, plus my home State, which also houses numerous remarkable history, architectural heritage, and natural heritage. Over time, most of its rich history got disappeared and manipulated, architectures got destroyed, and nature was encroached upon. Still, a vast number of destinations survived and are being…… Continue reading ENIGMATIC UNESCO LISTED HERITAGE SITES OF TAMIL NADU

Yali In Gangaikonda Cholapuram Postcard

Postcard Front Postcard Back I have recently visited Gangaikonda Cholapuram, one of the most ancient and renowned Temple in Tamilnadu which is also a UNESCO Heritage site. I’ll be putting up a blog post real soon about it. Before that, I felt like making a postcard with the illustration of one of the cutest Yali…… Continue reading Yali In Gangaikonda Cholapuram Postcard

Yali Postcard

Yali Postcard Front Yali Postcard Back Yali is a mythical creature that often feels like the dragon version of Tamil architecture that is engraved and carved in some of the oldest temples in Tamil Nadu. There are different types of Yali, the one with the elephant head, horse head, lion head, and so on. Whenever…… Continue reading Yali Postcard

Kandhal Flower Postcard

Flame Lily Podcast Design Using Illustrator The first design that I created by myself using illustrator! Though it took a lot of my time, and effort, and despite coming out with few beginner errors, I am extremely proud of how it turned out. Trust me, learning with tutorials helps but, doing random things hands-on will…… Continue reading Kandhal Flower Postcard

THE SUBTLE BEAUTY OF OOTY

Ooty is the first-ever hill station I ever get to know theoretically as a child. And one of the places I have dreamt about visiting in Tamil Nadu. It has been the epitome of cold weather and it has been the definition of winter throughout my childhood. But eventually, I got to visit Kullu Manali,…… Continue reading THE SUBTLE BEAUTY OF OOTY

Get One Step Closer While Visiting Local Markets & Trying Local Delicacies In Ooty

To know the culture of a destination, you have to experience their food and lifestyle. If you want to feel the oneness with the place, the best option is to visit the local markets and try their foods. There is no better way to feel connected with the community than to be present at the…… Continue reading Get One Step Closer While Visiting Local Markets & Trying Local Delicacies In Ooty

Into The Woods In Nilgiris Toy Train

Toy train has always been on my bucket list. Since my childhood, when I hear about toy trains, my mind directly takes me to Nilgiris. Well, I have read about it. Being someone who loves train rides it has always been a dream, as well as regret, as I was unable to ride it during…… Continue reading Into The Woods In Nilgiris Toy Train

Experience The Liveliness In The Boat House

Ooty Boat House is one of the liveliest places I have visited in Ooty. It feels more like a festival than a place. Whether you are planning to ride a boat or not, this place has more to do than just boating, and that’s what makes it a perfect hangout spot. The scenery is spot…… Continue reading Experience The Liveliness In The Boat House

Treat For Your Eyes In Ooty Rose Garden

Never a fan of Roses? You will be reconsidering it here. Always been a fanatic about Roses? You will eventually want to become one here.A Solivagant’s Shoes There was a brief rain shower, not heavy though… right before the day we visited the most renowned place among the tourists and the pride of the locals…… Continue reading Treat For Your Eyes In Ooty Rose Garden

Heaven On Earth: Ooty Botanical Garden

Well, the title might sound a bit extreme. But, being a mountain person and plant and flower enthusiast, the Ooty Botanical garden is close to what heaven feels like for me. It is one of the most tourist-centric hotspots of Ooty laid down in 1897. Occupying a vast area (55 acres), this garden showcases the…… Continue reading Heaven On Earth: Ooty Botanical Garden

And It’s Here – Chennai Photo Biennale Edition 3!

Hey people, ever heard of Chennai Photo Biennale? If someone have asked the same question to me before 2019, I would have said “No”, but not anymore. The first time I came across Chennai Photo Biennale was in 2019, on Instagram. It was when they were conducting a captivating Photography exhibition “CPB Edition 2” around…… Continue reading And It’s Here – Chennai Photo Biennale Edition 3!

A Rejuvenating 2 Days 1 Night In Nagercoil, Kanyakumari!

Kanyakumari, the farthest end of India is an iconic destination to visit by anyone who tours around Tamil Nadu or live in South India. It harbours the weight of Kumari Kandam’s history. Being born in Tamil Nadu, and living in the southern part of India one cannot miss visiting Kanyakumari. Well, it took 24 years…… Continue reading A Rejuvenating 2 Days 1 Night In Nagercoil, Kanyakumari!

The Charm Of Chilean Culture

Chile! My interest for Chile began when I was doing my Spanish course. And of course, I did an assignment on it too. I used to pronounce the name “Chile” very wrongly before that. Check how to pronounce Chile before starting to read about it. Even though you have come across the name Chile, I…… Continue reading The Charm Of Chilean Culture

The culture of Sámi

Image by David Mark from Pixabay  Finland has become one of my most favourite countries since my third semester in college. It is this country which I desperately wanted to visit now. Before letting you know who Sámi people are and about their culture, let me give you a short overview of Finland. Because most of us wants…… Continue reading The culture of Sámi

Movie Review: We Can’t Change The World. But We Wanna Build A School In Cambodia.

Few days back I stumbled upon this Japanese movie. I don’t watch Japanese movies very often. But I had nothing to watch that day, and decided to go with it. The title of the movie was, “We Can’t Change The World. But We Wanna Build A School In Cambodia”. It had left some impact on…… Continue reading Movie Review: We Can’t Change The World. But We Wanna Build A School In Cambodia.

5 Reasons why you should visit Tuticorin

I have visited Tuticorin many times since I was a kid. It is my parent’s native place also most of our relatives reside there. Back in those days, I haven’t observed much. So, I haven’t found how precious it could be for a newcomer. Recently, after almost seven years, I visited again and travelled around.…… Continue reading 5 Reasons why you should visit Tuticorin

Museum: Where time merges!

Museums are the best getaway when you want to try to go somewhere new and look at something different while you step into each door. My first museum experience was when I was doing my 7th grade. Back then it was too late for me, comparatively. I saw kids smaller than me at that time…… Continue reading Museum: Where time merges!

8 Ways To Bring Out The Responsible Traveller Inside You

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Have you ever thought about how to be a responsible traveller? Or how do you find if you are a responsible traveller? First, let us get to know who are all the responsible travellers… Responsible travellers are also known as a conscious travellers, who thinks about their actions while travelling, by understanding the impact they…… Continue reading 8 Ways To Bring Out The Responsible Traveller Inside You

A Walk Around The Hill On Full Moon Days

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The title might sound like I am about to write some witchcraft story. But no. The following travel experience is not going to be religious or witchcraft but you can get to see a little bit of spiritual side. Some people might judge this. But, I can understand it. As many of us tend to…… Continue reading A Walk Around The Hill On Full Moon Days

Travelling Virtually Around Pacific Asia Like…(Dream To Travel Virtual Event)

Its been 3 months already, staying inside the home which sometimes makes me feels like it’s a cave and sometimes a cocoon. I am trying hard to entertain myself through whatever I can so that my brain nerves won’t turn lethargic and at some point it becomes exhausting. No matter what I do my brain…… Continue reading Travelling Virtually Around Pacific Asia Like…(Dream To Travel Virtual Event)

A place where fishes flew above my head

There are so many creatures, places, and things around us which we are introduced to the right from our childhood days which is only through pictures in the books and through televisions, computers, and smartphones. In the past, people started to quench their thirst for knowledge and curiosity through traveling. They encountered and introduced to…… Continue reading A place where fishes flew above my head

Darjeeling: The memories which haunts

I have decided to write about the trip to Darjeeling today cause I am so desperate. I am so desperate that I don’t want to forget those memories. And I also want you guys to go make memories in that paradise at least once. When you are going with a group of people, under supervision…… Continue reading Darjeeling: The memories which haunts

A Solivagant’s Friend: Books

A TRAVEL AND A BOOK MAKES A PERPLEXING COMRADE “The Backpackers Group My backpack always has a book whenever and wherever I travel. A book is so important for a solivagant. Most of my trips didn’t end up with meeting new people, also the long trips in trains and buses long for a talk or…… Continue reading A Solivagant’s Friend: Books

The Start

This is me. A Solivagant. “You must go on adventures to find out where you belong.”— Sue Fitzmaurice I’ve been thinking to start a blog right from the day I’ve stepped into my class during my Undergraduate program – English literature. But, I wasn’t responsible enough to spend time for something I am not passionate…… Continue reading The Start