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Visiting third highest peak of A&N Islands: Mt Harriet

  Outside normal tourist regime of Port Blair, A & N Islands, at 383 meters above sea level on the South Andaman Island lies the second highest peak of the Andaman islands & third highest peak of A&N Islands: Mount Harriet, with incredible 360º views of the surrounding. On a clear day, one can see the […]

Spending less than a day in Helsinki!

Helsinki, capital of Finland, is a great Scandinavian city with home to over 300 islands and 120 kms of coastline. It even has a underground church blasted out of rock with only the tomb visible over the surface and a UNESCO World Heritage inhabited sea fortress: Suomenlinna Sea Fortress.  And when you are in such a lovely city for […]

‘Pest’ side of Budapest & Margaret Island

As mentioned regarding Buda in our earlier post, Budapest is made up of two sides – Buda & Pest. Where on one hand Buda is hilly, Pest is almost flat and is the business/commerce center with thriving night life. The best way to explore Pest is on foot, as things to see are close to each other. Strolling the […]

Exploring ‘Buda’ of Budapest

Budapest, the capital of Hungary, is a huge city with a mix of Western & Eastern culture. In reality it’s two sides: Buda & Pest divided by river Danube with a small Margaret Island in the middle towards North which constitutes the city of Budapest. There are 8 bridges connecting these two sides with totally different character […]

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