‘Tis the Season: Christmas Around the World

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Christmas is finally here! ‘Tis the season to be jolly, and around the world today, people will sing carols, drink eggnog, hang shiny baubles upon the needles of Christmas trees, and exchange presents with treasured family and friends. Though most Yuletide traditions remain the same around the world, the spirit of Christmas is celebrated in […]

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The Baikal Expedition with Vijesh Kumar Raju

A long time ago, photographer and explorer Vijesh Kumar Raju came across a picture of a frozen lake of pristine blue ice, with frozen pearls of trapped air bubbles suspended within. Never in his wildest dreams had he imagined that he would find himself there one day, on a 600 km journey on the ice […]

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The Lion on the Rock: Exploring Sri Lanka’s Sigiriya Fortress

Come with us, as we travel to an undiscovered land of timeless charm, where history is etched into the very fabric of culture, and the rolling surf beckons across stretches of dazzling white sand. Smiling people and magnificent tusked-elephants roam the forested peaks of hills, while the scent of tea leaves are carried on the […]

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In the Belly of the Beast: The Dragon Temple of Thailand

  A mysterious architectural splendour rests about 40 km away from Bangkok, hidden from the eyes of tourists who throng the city. Wat Samphran, or The Dragon Temple, is a little-known cylindrical spectre residing in the Nakhon Pathom district of Thailand. Bringing in the best confluence of Chinese and Thai architecture, yellow-framed windows adorn the […]

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TheVibe’s Guide to Icelandic Waterfalls

Follow us into a fantasy world, where natural elements exist in harmonious co-existence. Dark icy winters wage a silent battle against the midnight summertime sun, as sparkling glaciers and hot geysers live in a state of perpetual duality upon snowy mountains. A land of ice and fire, where adventure beckons from beyond the mountains, across […]

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A Journey to the Centre of the Earth: Exploring the Mysteries of Hang Son Doong

A land of breathtaking landscapes, where cascading rice terraces pave the way to limestone-isles and smooth golden sand dunes. Where rivers and water bodies crisscross in a bewildering maze, and rice paddies abound amongst the flowing streams. A land rich with cultural and historical complexity, Vietnam is home to dynamic megacities and lesser-explored hill-tribe villages. […]

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Kyrgyzstan: The Hidden Gem of Asia

Journey with us, as we discover a nation frozen in time, where the world seems to rotate at a slower pace, where nature reigns unchallenged, untouched by the sullied hand of modern innovation. Untarnished mountainscapes beckon from beyond the sharp edges of crags and ridges, while rolling summer pastures spread out below, stretching on for […]

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The Nomadic Tsaatan Reindeer Tribes of Mongolia

Secreted away in a quiet corner of Northern Mongolia, canvas tents dot the sprawling extents of the tundra. You dismount your horse, exhausted from having travelled long hours and endless miles into the Taiga. Everywhere you look, enormous grey and white reindeer stand grazing, wandering, tied to trees and sticking their noses into tents that […]

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Wildlife Kabini

Meet Harsha Narasimhamurthy, a wildlife photographer with a deep-rooted reverence for the creatures of the wild. Known as “The Cat Man” to his friends and associates, Harsha has an intrinsic talent for tracking big cats. With many accolades to his name, Harsha views photography as a digital form of painting- a skill that calls for […]

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New York on Film

Sai Abhishek is a freelance cinematographer from Ooty, who spends his time travelling the world with his trusty camera in tow; a digital nomad in search of the perfect shot. He spends his days shooting documentaries and travel videos, transmuting his breathtaking experiences into film. His most recent piece takes us on a journey through […]

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