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  • If you are traveling to India

    by aditya bajaj on January 6, 2016 | Last modified: January 6, 2016

    Be ready to be honked at.  Get stuck in congested traffic where no one can move. Keep loads of buffer time.  Triple check 360 degrees around you before crossing a road even if you have the right of way.  If you are traveling in an auto-rickshaw or bus hold tight. They, especially, drive crazy. Even […]

  • San Francisco Visit

    by aditya bajaj on March 1, 2015 | Last modified: March 1, 2015

    San Francisco is a beautiful city with lots of things to see and enjoy. If you just want to know about the city briefly and quickly, doing a city tour is a right option for you. Within 3-3.5 hours, you get to know a lot.  With professional tours for a limited time, it works […]

  • My UK Visa Application Experience

    by aditya bajaj on November 27, 2014 | Last modified: November 27, 2014

    Let me start with the bottom line of this article: the experience with UK visa consulate was very frustrating and annoying. If you are planning to go to UK, have a few months in hand so you can at least hope that something will happen. The UK visa site is misleading. It mentions 5 business […]

  • Lake Chelan in Washington

    by aditya bajaj on September 9, 2014 | Last modified: September 9, 2014

    I have never enjoyed sun as much as I did during my lake Chelan visit. When you have a cool bunch of friends, everything is just awesome. Despite that lake Chelan is awesome! It’s good for all the ages and all groups of people – may it be family with kids, newly wed couple, friends, […]

  • Hiking on Tiger Mountain, Issaquah

    by aditya bajaj on June 1, 2014 | Last modified: June 1, 2014

    Summer is here in Seattle and what do you do in Summer? Camping, running, kayaking, paragliding, other outings and hiking! Hiking on Tiger Mountain in Issaquah is equally fun as other sports especially when you are out with some cool friends. You also have options to paraglide from the top of the Tiger Mountain. Watch […]

  • Kayaking in Seattle – A well spent Sunday afternoon!

    by aditya bajaj on May 24, 2014 | Last modified: May 24, 2014

    It was Sunday morning and I would have given up on Kayaking that weekend unless a friend had pinged me and asked me about my Sunday afternoon plans. We were only discussing and the plan which had almost sunk in the South Lake Union of Seattle actually began to float! We decided that we meet […]

  • Save Money on House Renovation

    by aditya bajaj on August 1, 2013 | Last modified: August 1, 2013

    Loads of money can be saved with a properly planned and assessed renovation idea of house. This money, when taken together, would be enough for buying at least a car! Saving money on House Renovation House renovation activities include so many easy tasks that can be done ourselves like painting the inner walls of the […]

  • Get Rid of Cockroaches

    by aditya bajaj on July 29, 2013 | Last modified: July 29, 2013

    If cockroaches are too much to handle and your pest control guy is not helping you much in any way, then here is a trick to get away with it.  1. Just mix up equal quantity of boric powder in wheat flour and make a paste by adding water. 2. Now paste small portion of […]

  • Kitchen Safety

    by aditya bajaj on July 29, 2013 | Last modified: July 29, 2013

    – Do not spray any chemical near burning stove, heater, etc. The sprays to kill cockroaches, mosquitoes, etc is highly flammable and even a single spark in its way will let it catch fire. Be very careful.   – Ensure that there is no electrical wire above the stove burners. Excessive heat from stove may […]

  • Home Safety

    by aditya bajaj on July 29, 2013 | Last modified: July 29, 2013

    While this covers main points for safety at home, the list is still huge for the home safety. If you have anything else to add to this list, please drop in a comment and I would happily add it to the list here. – Today, things are advanced, we don’t have much cut off in […]