I am a fan of J.R.R. Tolkien’s Lord of the Rings and I have long wanted to see Hobbiton in New Zealand, where some parts of the movies were shot. The otherworldly movie set, with its little houses and round doors, have always been a […]
I wasn’t in the best state of mind before our Bangkok trip and unlike previous trips. I didn’t research on cafes or food or anything. I went to Bangkok like a zombie. I just planned to go with the flow. Fortunately I have great friends and they did the research for me and one of the best places we went to as After You in Thong Lor.
After You Dessert Café opened its first branch in Bangkok in 2007and it serves some of the best signature desserts in Thailand. If you are ever in Bangkok, the café is something you shouldn’t miss.
I have always had this attachment towards ancient temples and ruins. There is just something so charming, otherworldly and endearing about them. I cannot explain the appeal of ancient structures. Perhaps it is the knowledge that generations of people have made these temples their homes […]
Movies are like magic, they transport us to a bygone era so that we may learn lessons in history; they take us to the future so that we may see the promise of what is to come; and they make everything impossible seem possible. These are pretty much the same things that travel does for me.
Every traveler has a list of movies which inspired him to break away from the norm, seek his own direction and satisfy the inner yearnings of his soul for undiscovered places; strangers with whom they can share their love of travel; and partake of cuisines novel to their palates.
Here is my very own list of movies that inspired my wanderlust. They make my heart go pitter-patter every time I watch them and they make me want to pack my bags and leave everything behind in reckless abandon. My unrestrained desires to travel somewhere new and strange is an addiction with no cure in sight.