By Mamta Naidu
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May 30th, 2016
Of riding and falling in Germany. If I were my instructor I would have secretly hoped that I would have a smallish accident, break a bone or two and ...
By Mamta Naidu
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Mar 23rd, 2016
Owing to the Velas turtle festival during the turtle nesting and hatching season, there are more tourists in the village than residents! Turtles have b...
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Nov 23rd, 2015
When my university announced an excursion, a day in the town of rum aka Flensburg, I imagined a noisy factory with soiled, scandalous looking, reeking ...
By Mamta Naidu
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Oct 31st, 2015
I look out of my window in the distance, I see the wind gently blowing on the trees and the leaves delicately detaching themselves and swaying to the t...
By Mamta Naidu
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Sep 28th, 2015
Most important prerequisite to be good at anything is, don’t “just do it,” it fits best as a Nike slogan, be passionate as if your life depended on it ...
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Aug 31st, 2015
However, my first impression of Kiel lasted only one night. I went out the next day, I couldn't believe that there were no smokers on the streets, and...
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Jul 29th, 2015
Durbar Square before earthquake reminded me of Florence, it had a tinge of red, yellow, orange, blue and green to it and the place came alive with tour...
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Jun 14th, 2015
Walking through the ubiquitous Rosa Rugosa shrubs aka Sylt Rose to reach the Wadden Sea boarded by Sea Grass buried in Sand Dunes was nothing short of ...
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Apr 16th, 2015
I always thought of Ooty as a place only fit for honeymooners: cold, hilly and romantic. “Ooty and me? no way,” used to be my usual response. When we ...
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Mar 3rd, 2015
When I talk about trekking in the Himalayas, sometimes people ask me, “What is the point in walking or climbing aimlessly from one point to another, in...