El Jefe De Jefes: The Humble Tortilla Española

'Wait, I thought this was a travel blog?!' I hear you ask yourself. Well, that it is. But since the cuisine of a place is so inextricably linked to its culture, I may as well take the liberty of justifying my culinary adventures (or misadventures for that matter) experienced during my travels, into this humble …

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Lisbon photo walk: Exploring the city in my quest for their famous Pastel de Nata

Have you ever come across a small fragment of a culture unknown to you, and the resulting interest strung you along until you eventually planned a detailed trip to the corresponding country? Well, something similar happened with me and Portugal. My origins lie in Western India, parts of which were under the Portuguese crown for …

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Cure for my nostalgia: Moroccan Mint Tea

Today has been one of those serene, slow-paced days where all priorities and lists take a backseat and one seamlessly floats through. It's a Wednesday, but I haven't been to work since Monday. All thanks to a sore throat and some clamorous pre-wedding shenanigans over the weekend that culminated in me losing my voice. Entirely. …

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