Overwhelmed by the aroma & a vast selection of dishes and flavors, I walked around the room in awe of what lay before my very own eyes. As I made way talking to myself & filled with much curiosity towards the proceedings, I made sure no moment went uncaptured. “All that food!” I thought to … More The Last Ifthar
April is an opportune month to explore and dabble in Dubai’s rich and pristine variety. Far from lectures, far from routine and with so many things happening, one would need to get their groove on! Activities to selfishly engage one’s fancy. These include though not limited to, the following: hugging penguins, beach polo, Arabia travel … More Introducing Viceroy Dubai!
Having had my thoughts of swimming in the Zambezi River rendered null & void on my last excursion because of the threats posed by the Nile crocodile which is considered as the second largest extant reptile on planet earth. Crazy as it may sound, I could not wait to be first in line for an … More Crocodile Cage Thriller
In as much as binoculars & a camera are essential for birdwatching, patience too is a good virtue if you intend on observing fascinating behavioral traits coming to the fore! The rainy season in the Zambezi Valley is a great time of year for bird-watching, and around Victoria Falls is no exception. Known as the … More A melody unsung
Having spent most of the night reminiscing on the statistic – Hippos kill more people than any other animal in Africa each year. I couldn’t help but dream of the much dreaded population of hippopotamus that lurk in the waters of the Zambezi River Valley. At around 0400 in the morning and much like a … More I dreamt of The Zambezi
“Every great dream begins with a dreamer. Always remember you have within you the strength, the patience & passion to reach for the stars, to change the world.” -Harriet Tubman Faith without Action is dead! Probably that’s subject to debate for … More Child of Rotary
“Captain James Captain James, help me!” Those were the words I uttered right after tipping over and being rapidly devoured by raging rapids. My last memory was of smiles and celebrations with the crew after successfully manoeuvring seventeen previous rapids and, the trepidation reserved for the dreaded rapid #18 (aka Oblivion). Never a day in … More RAPID #18!