Become attentive and appreciative of lifes little wonders and gestures  We have been visiting Canada, (Toronto and Calgary) since 2012, to meet and stay with children, on tourist visas. The maximum time spent was 2 to 6 months to enjoy the natural wonders, Canadian cuisine and our children's company. Last year, 2021, we got our… Continue reading Learners

In Search of Paradise….

Waiting to board the long haul direct flight to Toronto I was scrolling Amazon book titles and came across INDIANS ON VACATION by Thomas King. Reading the blurb I was a bit disappointed when it turned out be a fictionalised account of a middle-aged First Nation (indigenous people of Canada) couple on vacation to Prague… Continue reading In Search of Paradise….

U Know U are back home…….

September 2022: When the pounding dhol (drum) beats, raunchy Bollywood movie songs back spin through relatively quiet nights and make you snuggle deeper into your pillow... you know you are back home.  The ten-headed Ravana (centre) Effigy waiting to be torched on the 10th day of Dusshera (Google download) Dusshera celebrations are in full swing… Continue reading U Know U are back home…….