Soup’s On!!!!

Originally posted on Israel Dreams:
The winter holidays are over. All of our guests have departed (it was fun!). The weather is cold, windy and stormy (we badly need the rain, so I’m not complaining!). And I’m now valiantly battling a nasty flu. What better time for hearty, healthy, warming soups??? Here in Israel, “Orange…

5/78 Skybar, Indore

Originally posted on My Delicious Journey:
5/78 Skybar is located on the rooftop of BCC Indore. It offers a perfect night view of the city with an amazing food and drinks menu, finely curated by celebrity chef Rakhee Vaswani and chef Mitesh Rangras. And I was fortunate enough to have tasted the food in their presence with the tiniest detail…

Take a Break from December with the Year’s Best Longreads

Originally posted on Discover:
Holidays, vacations, wrapping up the old year, planning for the new year… December can get a little hectic, no matter where you live or what holidays you celebrate (or don’t). If you’re feeling frazzled rather than festive, take a few minutes to do the best kind of self-care: reading. Over at…

Jheel’s Ginger Coffee Bar & Bakery, Udaipur

Originally posted on My Delicious Journey:
Jheel’s Ginger Coffee Bar & Bakery is located right beside the Gangaur Ghat, providing a panoramic view of Lake Pichola. It’s probably the best option to enjoy dining with the lakeside view and at a very reasonable price in ‘The City of Lakes’. Well, it took me quite a time…

Oladar Village Cafe, Udaipur

Originally posted on My Delicious Journey:
Oladar Village Cafe is hardly a 5-minute walk from the City Palace. This cafe is a part of ‘The Haveli of House of Oladar’ and has a story to tell. As the name says, this cafe is based on a village theme with its relic and interior inspired by the…

Signs of the city

Originally posted on The Sketchbook:
I’ve been busy these past few weeks — creating prints of my work and working on commissions, most of them gifts for the holiday season. What could be nicer than a gift of art, whether it be print or original? The series below are sketches I created for friends who…

Alabaster

Originally posted on SLHARPERPOETRY:
Alabaster I am a pink rose petal’s pale glow black ash tamped in furrows between the breaths of the living & the droning of the dead the dawn’s blush unfurling over sand dunes & seagulls soaring on thermal spirits of iodine     salt     & shellfish & sometimes     scattering in the wind I…

Xtasi Gastro Pub, Puducherry

Originally posted on My Delicious Journey:
Xtasi Gastro Pub is yet another house turned cafe among the sea of cafes in White Town. But this two storey building will surely catch your eye with its pop-out blue color during the night. Well, it’s one of the very few cafes which remains open till 11:00 p.m. in…

Wind

Originally posted on O at the Edges:
Wind That it shudders through and presages an untimely end, that it transforms the night’s body and leaves us breathless and wanting, petals strewn about, messenger and message in one, corporeal hosts entwined, that it moves, that it blends, that it withdraws and returns without remorse, without forethought,…

Ni Hao – Radisson Blu Hotel, Indore

Originally posted on My Delicious Journey:
Ni Hao means ‘Hello’ in Mandarin, will surely expatriate you to a world of authentic Chinese and Asian food. My search for some delicious and mouth-watering Asian food did end here. Do savor the meals here while in Indore. I was fortunate enough to get served in an actual Chinese…

Exploring Your Craft: Notes from Writers at the Top of Their Game

Originally posted on Discover:
At our sister site, Longreads, we don’t just publish and curate excellent original longform writing — we also spend time talking to writers, interviewing them to dig more deeply into particular facets of their stories and to learn more about their writing process. Their interviews are educational and motivating — like…

Mitti – Brewing Ideas, Indore

Originally posted on My Delicious Journey:
Mitti Cafe located in the bylanes of old palasia is a small and vibrant one which stands out than the rest. If you’re a vegetarian and looking for a healthy alternative, this is the place. I’ve visited this place just once and have relished their home delivery food many…