Singapore

There are these rare occasions when it is in fact possible to combine business and leisure. And so, between professional engagements on my part in Malaysia and Singapore, we planned in for a long  weekend in The Lion city. Primary objective: Shopping That said, we were very good, keeping up the exercise routine each morning …

Washington DC

Recently I had opportunity to travel to the USA on business to spend time in McLean, VA. I decided to go there early by three days and to explore nearby Washington DC. A little bit of sightseeing of the must see i.e. The Smithsonian … But my attention span to museums last on average for …

Budapest

Like most every year, so this time we headed back to Austria for our annual pilgrimage to see family and put on a few pounds by indulging in all the Austrian delicacies illusive to us for most of the rest of the year. More often than not, we build in at least one secondary destination …

GranMonte Asoke Valley

This long weekend, Liz has found yet another hideout for us to get away from the city buzz and to relax. Did you know that Thailand has got several vineyards? Few might know but Granmonte, about 160km northwest off Bangkok is a jewel of a vineyard. Nestled among green and hilly Khao Yai (National Park), …