“Seven devils”

This town is located beautifully in the lap of nature with many interesting and fun places at a stones throw distance. The Blowing rock, Grandfather mountain, Linville falls, all can be covered in one trip as part of the Blue Ridge Mountains.

Majestic Udaipur

Figuratively speaking, if Rajasthan were a world renowned beauty queen, the city of Udaipur will be described as her soulful eyes – the most endearing of features.

Biltmore estate

I love the story every house has to share about the people that live there. It defines their choices, their memories, their journey, and who doesn’t enjoy stories!


When the rustling leaves perish into the earth and all that is left is the white calm of winter, it is best to loose yourself in the tranquility of the mountains. Blowing rock, is such a perfect escape.

“Escape from the Daily Grind”-visit to Historic Yates Mill

So here we were driving, listening to some wonderful music, enjoying the warm summer sun when we decided to try our luck to check if the Yates mill tour was available. Little did we know that this visit would prove to be a window into the history of Raleigh.

Helen: America’s Bavarian Bliss!

Formerly a logging town that was in decline, the city resurrected itself by becoming a replica of a Bavarian alpine town, in the Appalachians instead of the Alps.

Lakes and parks of the Triangle

The RTP area of North Carolina also called the Triangle has a number of rivers and lakes with beautiful parks in the vicinity :