Rainbow Ride (“Auto World” Vintage Car Museum in Ahmedabad

Rainbow Ride (“Auto World” Vintage Car Museum in Ahmedabad

How do you like this rainbow ride? :) This is just a small part of the retro car collection exhibited in "Auto World" Vintage Car Museum (Ahmedabad). I'm rather indifferent to automobiles, and I could never understand the fascination around the latest version of this and that model. A car is merely a means of ...read more »

Adalaj Stepwell near Ahmedabad – love at first step

Adalaj Stepwell near Ahmedabad – love at first step

When planning my trip to Ahmedabad, the biggest city in our neigbor state Gujarat, the first thing I researched was Adalaj stepwell. I've never heard of stepwells before coming to India, and exploring a new architectural form sounded like an adventure. And it was. What are stepwells? Stepwells are one of the most original India's contributions to ...read more »

Architectural delights of Old Goa

Architectural delights of Old Goa

It sound like a cliche, but Old Goa is really a gem for an architecture lover - it's a place with a large concentration of art objects and lots of things to see, to touch and to experience. This historical city had kept my expectations high and didn't disappoint. The impact was very strong. How to ...read more »

The charm and atmosphere of Fontainhas – the Latin Quarter of Panjim

The charm and atmosphere of Fontainhas – the Latin Quarter of Panjim

  My acquaintance with Panjim was brief but memorable - I just couldn't miss the chance to see Fontainhas (the Latin Quarter of the city) after everything I've heard about this place. My interest to the fusions of cultures is no secret, and Mumbai has been generously providing a feast for the eyes in the form ...read more »

Unexpected Margao, or My first Goa experience

Unexpected Margao, or My first Goa experience

  I didn't have any particular plans for Margao when getting ready for my Goa trip. The idea was to go straight to Old Goa so as to indulge in the architectural delights of old colonial buildings. But when I saw the artwork at Madgaon railway station it was apparent that a city with such self-irony ...read more »

[GUEST POST] 5 Best Places to Visit in Jaipur

[GUEST POST] 5 Best Places to Visit in Jaipur

Hm, it seems we have a second guest post on Rajasthan here on IndiaPalette. Remember The Ultimate Jodhpur Travel Guide for Busy Travelers ? You think it's by chance? :)  As for me, I'm determined to include Rajasthan in my travel bucketlist 2017 and to visit Jodhpur as well as Jaipur, beautifully described by Rohit ...read more »