Congo Caves in South Africa-. Spectacular underground ancient wonder.Stalactites and Stalagmites !

Congo Caves in South Africa-. Spectacular underground ancient wonder.Stalactites and Stalagmites !

                                      Congo Caves in South Africa-. Spectacular underground ancient wonder.                                                                          Stalactites and Stalagmites !                                               This piece I dedicate to my Teachers Mrs.Sahani and Ms Ranjana.                                                                       Offbeat travels by Elsie Gabriel   Time stands still. I catch my breath as the first view of the gigantic ancient stalactites and stalagmites open up before me. Immensely massive grey-blue limestone ceilings and caverns engulf me. They bring back a thousand geographic lessons learned in standard six way back in school! It is no harm to fall in love in know? Just a little…continue reading →

Amazon forest jungle..swimming with the Piranhas….Elsie Gabriel – I danced with the tribal chief, the epitome of my travel life.

Amazon forest jungle..swimming with the Piranhas….Elsie Gabriel Oh to be alive!!! In the Amazon forest jungle…these boys know more about rainforests than scientists who have studied rainforests for many years! Various tribes still live much as did their ancestors hundreds of years before them. Everyday they organize their daily lives very meticulously; their food, medicines and clothing come primarily from the forest. They hunt…for food….and I went hunting with them….fishing for Piranhas and swimming with Piranhas….outrageously adventurous..I was so over whelmed with elation,…I kept grinning like a Cheshire cat at one time and…continue reading →
The Six Sigma Environmentalists – The Dabbawala’s of Mumbai.By Elsie Gabriel

The Six Sigma Environmentalists – The Dabbawala’s of Mumbai.By Elsie Gabriel

    The Six Sigma Environmentalists - The Dabbawala’s of Mumbai. By Elsie Gabriel   “Six Sigma is a quality program that, when all is said and done, improves your customer’s experience, lowers your costs, and builds better leaders." — Jack Welch Believe it or not, the humble Dabbawala’s of Mumbai who are mostly semi literate people from the Warkari tribe from rural Maharashtra are a six sigma certified organization, running the lunch box delivery business for over 125 years. So, what is the Six Sigma you may ask? The Six Sigma is…continue reading →
Leela Mumbai Green Oasis! “Bringing the world closer, with one review at a time”, Holiday IQ by Elsie Gabriel

Leela Mumbai Green Oasis! “Bringing the world closer, with one review at a time”, Holiday IQ by Elsie Gabriel

    Rapid increasing interest in the travel world by people all over the world, brought Holiday.IQ to get a handful of hardcore travelers and vacation writers together, on a discussion ‘journey’ over luncheon at the LEELAS Mumbai. HolidayIQ.com is an online travel information portal supported by firsthand comments and reviews from travelers all over the world.   Yes, believe it or not they get over millions views a day, real, organic and true stories, in your face kinds which mince no words. I can tell you that if you simply download the…continue reading →
Happy Birthday Prisiliya! You give Cycling a good name! Elsie Gabriel

Happy Birthday Prisiliya! You give Cycling a good name! Elsie Gabriel

Happy Birthday Prisiliya Dhananjay Madan ! You truly are a role model for cyclist, filled with grit and determination you show the world that you are all action and no talk!   Entering your 11th day today, its been a grueling and fascinating journey as I follow you all the way from Panvel to Kanyakumari everyday ! You do inspire when you share all your travel tales. Only 21 years of age you are a lady with adventure and energy. Rough roads, dark nights, new surroundings, strangers helping, survival on local diets, lonesome…continue reading →