Mithila Mehta

A journalist, intrepid traveler and occasional doodler, I love wandering off the beaten path. Is it any wonder then that my favourite place in the world is the window seat of an airplane?
  • 48 Hours in Bangalore

    48 Hours in Bangalore Mithila Mehta A lot has been said about the places to explore around Bangalore (I’ve told you guys about trips to Coonoor, Mysore, Ooty, Coonoor, Pondicherry and more). But Bangalore itself should not be discounted. Sure it’s ‘just a city’- or not. As some of...
  • Postcards from Galle, Sri Lanka

    Just over two hours (120kms) from the Sri Lankan capital of Colombo lies Galle – a place that was the highlight of my time in Sri Lanka. This quaint town boasts of some beautiful architecture from Sri Lanka’s time under the Portuguese and Dutch (it is a UNESCO world heritage...
  • I Spent 15 days on One Train, Exploring Incredible India

    Divya was part of the Jagriti Yatra, which is an exciting train journey taking 450 youngsters to 12 locations across India over 15 days I have always been a fan of travelling and exploring new places. Being an avid reader, a few words in a book can get me to book...
  • Miss Wanderlust goes Hot Air Ballooning in Dambulla, Sri Lanka

    Not so long ago, Kunal and I went hot air ballooning in Dambulla, Sri Lanka. It was a fabulous experience, which I’ll never forget (check out the pictures below to know why). Anyway, this brought me to the conclusion that EVERYONE MUST GO HOT AIR BALLOONING at least once in...
  • Oh my! Neemrana Fort Palace

    I’ve been wanting to visit the Neemrana Fort Palace for a while now – and finally made it happen. A flight to Delhi followed by a 90 minute drive later, we were at the Neemrana Fort Palace. Here is a look at some of the highlights of my time...
  • A Weekend Wedding In Coorg

      I’ll never forget the first time when I visited Coorg. After lucking out with a cheap air ticket from Bombay to Bangalore, and then aboard a surprisingly comfortable sleeper bus, I took the overnight journey to Coorg to attend a wedding. Admittedly, I knew neither the bride nor...
  • Street Food at Burma Bazaar in Chennai

    I’m always up for an offbeat experience, especially when the location in question happens to be one of India’s biggest metropolitan cities. After all, what better way to discover an alternate side to the city! Chennai’s Burma Bazaar has an interesting story to tell. This is where many Tamil...
  • Star Trek: Did You Know?

    In 1966, an iconic sci-fi series hit the small screen and spawned a devoted cult following. Five decades later, “Star Trek” is still one of the most prominent franchises in popular culture. In celebration of this landmark, Star Trek Beyond releases to coincide with the 50th anniversary of Gene Roddenberry’s creation of the Original Series....
  • Will The Real Lewis Hamilton Please Stand Up

    New episode of The Inside Line F1 Podcast is LIVE. Tune in! If he has any hopes of winning his third championship on the trot, the real Lewis Hamilton needs to stand up – show us the quick racer he is, minus the distractions (music, movies and Penelope Cruz)....

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