Category Archives: Destinasian

Chennai

About my hometown for Destinasian magazine’s April issue. PDF below Chennai

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Kashmir for Destinasian

  Here is a story on Kashmir that just came out in the November issue of Destinasian. Click Kashmir and Dras for the story  

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Hyderabad for Destinasian

Here is a story I wrote for Destinasian magazine. Hyderabad

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Mountain Magic: Chimagalur: Destinasian: August 2009

I am hiking up the lush Baba Budan Hills of Karnataka, carrying little more than a flask of freshly brewed coffee. It’s a bright February morning and the temperature is hovering around 20°C, perfect conditions for a scenic ramble in … Continue reading

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Coonoor and Nilgiris: A Higher Calling: Destinasian Magazine Feb 2009 issue

A Higher Calling The cool Blue Mountains of Tamil Nadu may not be as sedate as they were a generation ago, but they’re still a very special place, as one returning devotee discovers By Shoba NarayanPhotographs by Martin Westlake Residents … Continue reading

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Nilgiris, Blue Mountains: Destinasian March 2009

A Higher Calling While not as sedate as they were a generation ago, the cool Blue Mountains of Tamil Nadu are still a very special place, as one returning devotee discovers between visits to tea estates and hill stations story … Continue reading

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