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Tagged With: snow

On ticking off the Northern Lights from my bucket list and other stories from Lapland




This article appeared in the March 2015 issue of Hi Blitz So overcome was I with anxiety tinged with just a bit of superstition, that in the days that followed my decision to travel to Lapland, I was afraid to reveal to my friends that my real purpose of heading towards the Arctic Circle was … Continue reading »






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A ski holiday in Verbier #throwback




It is spring in Verbier, Switzerland. Spring brings a lot of sun but also a lot of snow here. Exceptional isn’t it. But then, so is Verbier. Nestled between the Swiss Alps, Verbier lies in the French speaking part of Switzerland and barely 40 minutes away from both Italy and France. Avid skiers ski across … Continue reading »






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Notes from Azerbaijan, Merci Baku




  I was expecting to arrive in a land of hijab clad women called Marjani, Fatima and Hayat walking behind hirsute men. I was expecting to find load-bearing donkeys, reluctantly trotting down narrow streets that disappeared into an arid nothingness. I was expecting chai khanas and bazaars where shisha smoking men traded cattle along with … Continue reading »






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