A New-Year Call

Nostalgia stays, to grey our evening sky, in the yellowing of our windowsill in the dusk, like the last blooming birdsong of the day. It stays so we can look forward to living more beautiful moments until they become memories that visit on such evenings again. And our calling is also travel, to explore, because that…

The Top Toehold Moments of 2015

As 2015 approaches its expiry date, we pulled out our rose-tinted glasses, and through a pair of moderately moist eyes, looked fondly back at the goings-on of the year.  And from hunting Mustelidae to leopards feigning nonexistence, we found many ‘Toehold moments’ (moments that make you go: “Crikey, look!” or “Blistering barnacles!” or equivalent), while Mother Earth was busy…

Business Standard, 24 October 2015

“Leisure learning” Here’s the transcript: A ‘learning holiday’ offers an intimate glimpse into a region and its culture along with an opportunity to get creative. Roopa Venkatkrishnan was keen on combining her love for wildlife and travel with a penchant for picking up new skills but didn’t know how to go about it – until…