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Exploring Mombasa in Kenya!! Old Town, People , Food & Beaches

Hey Guys, This vlog is new video of  Mombasa city of Kenya. Mombasa City is one of the main tourist attractions from Kenya and it is also the oldest city of Kenya. We stayed in Mombasa for 3 days and experienced the real life of Kenya. We visited the famous places like Old town, local markets and some of the beautiful beaches. Unfortunately, we got mugged in Mombasa. Check out at the end of video for the story of how exactly we got mugged and how you can avoid it. Also, some funny bloopers at the end.   If you enjoyed this vlog, please like, comment and subscribe to my channel. https://www.youtube.com/c/ManishaTajne Thank you!! Special Thanks to Bhagya, Priya, Anuja, Vishal & Aniket

Nairobi To Mombasa Train Journey in Kenya

Hey Guys, After exploring the jungles of Masai Mara, our next destination is Mombasa Island, where we are going to spend our next 3 days. This vlog is about our train journey from Nairobi to Mombasa and how we spent 6 hours in the train and also, a quick room of our Mombasa guest house. If you enjoyed this vlog, please like, comment and subscribe to my channel. Thank you!!

My First Trip to Africa

Hey Guys, We are on the way to Africa!! And this is a vlog of the day when our trip to Africa began. I met friends at Mumbai airport and this is where all the fun started. This vlog is about what all we do at the airport once the checking and immigration is done, our flight journey till Nairobi, flight food and fun things friends do when they are together.

When I Had Sri Lankan Hopper for the First Time.

If someone asks me, ‘What is my favorite Sri Lankan Dish?’. No doubt, I will say ‘Hoppers for the breakfast and Rice & Curries in the Meals’. Hopper is a traditional breakfast dish basically prepared with rice flour, coconut milk and some yeast and it is somewhat similar to pancakes. I remember, this picture was taken early in the morning around 5 am, when I was on my way to the Yala National Park for Leopard safari.  And this is when I had Sri Lankan Hoppers for the first time. It was early in the morning, there wasn’t any food shop or hotel open at that time, except this small stall of this lovely couple. The man was making hot hoppers and the lady was serving along with a cup of tea. I was quite hungry and so I was curious to try hoppers.  I had a few hoppers along with coconut chutney and tea. I actually loved it, those were thin & crispy in texture and quite delicious in taste. The healthy & light breakfast …

Countries I Have Visited in 2017

2017 has been the most amazing year of my life. I am one of those lucky software engineers who got a chance to work abroad. An opportunity like this is a once in a lifetime opportunity and I am so proud of myself that I have made it worth. I have travelled 10 countries in the last 10 months. Yes, you heard it right. Yes, this is every traveller’s dream. And Yes,  Dreams do come true.   This is freaking Awesome!  😊 I remember, back in 2014 I started this travel blog to feed my lust of travelling the world and ever since then I am making progress towards my dream, each and every day. Until 2016, I travelled 10 states in India and 2 countries in the World, but 2017 is completely different. I have travelled more than 22 places in United Kingdom and Europe. Since this post will be my last post of the this year, I would like to take this opportunity to Thanks 2017 for the most wonderful time and beautiful memories. …

Sri Lanka Travel Itinerary

Sri Lanka, a tiny little island county from Asia will give you thousands of reasons to pack your bag and make it your next travel destination. Indeed, one of the most peaceful, beautiful and affordable countries to visit in the world. Beaches, Hills, History, People, Culture, Cuisine, Spirituality and a lot of Tuk Tuk Rides. In short, Sri Lanka has it all. Back in 2015, I visited Sri Lanka for the first time. It was a sort of unplanned backpacking trip for 9 days and it turned out one of the best trips I have ever had. My travel experiences in Sri Lanka include some of awesome experiences like watching one of the best sunsets at Mirissa Beach, hitched-hiking till mini Adam’s peak from side to side tea gardens, rigorously climbing 1200 steps of the world famous Sigiriya Rock Fortress, visiting the ancient ruins and a few UENSOC world heritage sites, insanely travelling across the states in TUK-TUK, searching leopards in Yala national park, chasing the whales in the Indian ocean, rice & curries & …

Visiting National Rail Museum in York

It has been 2 months since I have moved to Manchester, UK for my work assignment and it did not take me long  to plan out my first trip to York. York is one of the popular tourist destinations in the United Kingdom. The main attraction of York is the National Rail Museum , one of the largest rail museums in the world. National Rail Museum has collections of all type of trains dating back over 300 years and over thousands object related to trains. It includes world fastest steam engine trains, bullet trains, trains used during the time of world war II , the vintage trains used by UK’s royal families like the carriage used by Queen Victoria etc. Well, there are many things to do in the museum apart from a just display of trains.  The visitors can go for the steam engine train ride just in 3 pounds, climb and take pictures of trains from all the ages. Each and every train displayed in the museum share the information about the train’s …

I Have Moved to Manchester, United Kingdom

You alright mate?  How’s 2017 treating you?  I hope you are doing great. Well for me, 2017 seems promising and the most exciting news of the year is ” I have moved to Manchester, UK” .  Yes, you heard it right! Yoo-Hoo 🙂  Just to mention, I am one of those lucky software engineers who gets an opportunity to work abroad for onsite assignments for a certain time duration. I have migrated UK on short term work visa. Today morning, I arrived in Manchester and for a time being, I have accommodated in the beautiful hotel next to my office. New Office, New People, New City, New County 🙂 This is the best way to start my new year.  I can’t be happy than this and I am already in love with this place. Being the travel junkie, this opportunity is great for me in terms of my travels . So this year  going to be full of travelling. So there are going to be lots of travel stories to be shared with you guys from United …

Sri Lanka Tourist Visa Process for Indian Citizens

Visiting Sri Lanka for the first time?  No worry, Getting Sri Lankan Tourist Visa is a quite simple. Being close to India, Sri Lanka has become one of the favorite destinations of Indian tourists. Back in 2015, I have traveled most of the Sri Lanka in 10 days.  And it was an amazing experience. Before planning any international trip, we need to first get Air tickets and visa done. In case of Sri Lankan tourist visa, Visa procedure is quite simple and there are no hard and fast rules of Indian citizens. There are two ways of getting Sri Lankan tourist visa ETA (Electronic Travel Authorization) (Recommended ) On Arrival What is ETA? ETA is an Electronic Travel Authorization granted online through the web based visa system. An ETA is issued only for Short Visits to Sri Lanka for Business purposes, Tourism and Transit purposes. Official link for  Sri Lanka Electronic Travel Authorization online visa application – Click Here  So first, you need to do is to submit ETA form online at the link, wherein …