Category Archives: Tours and Travel

Feel of Florida

by Shriniwas Joshi AS the aeroplane landed at Orlando in Florida, I felt a pleasantly warm whiff of Atlantic touching me – away from the cold of St. Louis in Midwest. Much of Florida is situated on a peninsula between … Continue reading

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City of three cultures

Ranjita Biswas Toledo’s different periods are reflected in the varied styles of the Alcazar (royal palace for the Moors), churches, synagogues and buildings Photo by the writer TOLEDO — the name brings images of a place steeped in romance and … Continue reading

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The Alps – scenery and songs

The_Alps_scenery_and_songs More PowerPoint presentations from Navtej Singh

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A towering experience

by Raj Kadyan IT is difficult to think of France without the image of the Eiffel Tower running through one’s mind. The monument is the symbol of their national pride. A visit to the country is not complete without climbing … Continue reading

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The second class

by P. Lal We were 10 officers of the IPS on a 14-week training programme to the United Kingdom. As we came out of the Heathrow Airport terminal building at London, we were met by a representative of the British … Continue reading

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Valley of Happiness

by P.C. Sharma A journey by road from Gangtok to Yumthang that snakes through high mountains, spawning gurgling rivers giving recurring glimpses of snow capped mountains, took me first to Chungthang, Lachung and finally to Yumthang — all the beauty … Continue reading

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An evening in Paris

Aprinder Sodhi What better way to spend the summer holidays than enjoying the cool climes of Switzerland and away from the heat and dust of Ludhiana? My daughter Anayat and I flew to join my husband Navdeep in Zurich. He … Continue reading

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