Vivek Sekar

When once you have tasted flight, you will forever walk the earth with your eyes turned skyward, for there you have been and there you will always long to return. — Leonardo da Vinci

Tag: news

iceland revisited

the 10 day trip to Iceland was nothing short of awesome, the place has me captivated. and my desire to frequently visit iceland has only increased. out of the planned route, i had to skip the north western fjords and north eastern Iceland because of the road conditions from the snow. spring, snow, rain, wind, […]


i am heading back to Chennai on the 30th of March, but unlike the previous plan to staying in Chennai now i will be back in Helsinki on the 21st of April. 2 options – 1st the exchange offer, switch places, 2nd come back and get some more projects. i choose the 2nd option. i […]

Pen spinning

I remember trying spinning pens in college, just to get through the class hours. Boring lectures on unnecessary topics, would always mean either the gang was busy chatting up or trying something. And this is a pet peeve of mine. even though its been a long time since i tried it. Come on, i dont […]

hitch-hiking : free stay and rides

This is from a news article in ibnlive. I am putting it here so that you can avoid all the ad spam. A Russian traveller is on an expedition to study different cultures and tradition in different parts of the world. His mode of travel depends on the ‘free rides’ that he is offered along […]