• Destinations
  • 5 things to do in Girona

    The historic city of Girona is the largest city northern Catalonia. Churches, cobbled lanes, medieval walls and only an hour and half drive from Barcelona, Girona is the perfect day trip for history and culture lovers. The river Onyar divides Girona into two parts – the old and the new. The old town -‘Barri Vell’ […]

  • Europe
  • Eating Langoustines in Humarhöfnin, Höfn

    As fish lovers, a trip to Iceland would have felt incomplete without trying the country’s famous seafood. And it’s safe to say that Iceland spoiled us. Every place we went to served absolutely fresh-off-the-dock seafood. The dishes themselves were lightly seasoned and cooked to perfection. One of the most memorable restaurants we visited was Humarhöfnin; a seafood joint […]

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  • 15 day Iceland winter itinerary

    Planning a winter trip to Iceland? My wife Shruti and I traveled to the tiny Nordic island nation at the end of February 2016. We did a self-drive trip around the country (15 days/16 nights) starting and ending in Reykjavík. Read on for some tips on drawing up your itinerary. We did a lot of our own research […]