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In my years of working as a corporate professional and a wandering travel freak, I have come across many wonderful women who have inspired and taught me during these past few years, and to them, I remain forever grateful. These women remained with me long after my passport gathered dust or my stint in that company ended. I was encouraged by some of them and stimulated by others. These are what you call, Boss-women. Being a boss-woman does not necessarily mean that you’re the CEO of a company. Anyone can be a boss woman, whether you’re at work or at…

Travel is a great teacher, and wherever you go it becomes a part of you somehow. Wandering like a lonesome cloud in a land faraway where you are not accustomed to anything or anyone, elates your senses and widens your horizons. When I first started traveling a few years back, one of the first cities I visited was Bhubaneswar. What grabbed my immediate attention was the beautiful tribal arts adorning the city walls. I had never thought simple geometric patterns could look so stunning. A local had stopped by to explain that the art is called Saora. This ethnographic art…

It was a cold stormy winter day in Aizawl. The hotel that I was staying in is about 30 kms away from the Lengpui Airport. What usually takes an hour, took about 2.5 hours to get to the airport that day. All this while I was frantically praying that I don’t miss the flight. Breathlessly, I somehow reached the check-in counter, just in time, only to learn that all flights from Aizawl were cancelled that day, and that we’d need to go back to the kiosk outside to re-book our flights and arrange for a place to stay. Two hundred-ish…

Whenever you travel to Singapore, I recommend take the late night flight. You cannot miss the island nation dotted with myriad orange lights which outline the ‘Lion city’. It’s like the rush of caffeine that jerks you from a lazy snooze. As soon as I stepped out of the airport – a warm whiff of breeze suggested a warm day. Taxis are abundant. I always preferred the “comfortdelgro’s” suave blue cabs over Uber. The drivers, those fine, friendly chaps, love to talk. For a 15 minutes ride, they can teach you 150 things to do and avoid in the little…