Romania!

It hadn’t really sunk in. When we were told that we’d qualified to the international rounds in┬áRomania, I somehow didn’t think much of it. I’d been to plenty of exotic, faraway lands before and even though, or perhaps because, I didn’t know anyone who’d been to Romania, I wasn’t particularly excited about it. We reached…

Arunachal!

I grew up listening to tales of the beauty and mystique of the eastern Himalayas, of the seven states and their untouched beauty. But never had I realized that one of these days I will land up in the paradise itself, Arunachal Pradesh. From tropical rain forests to snow-capped peaks, from beautiful waterfalls to huge…