San Jose’s ‘Christmas in the Park’

Christmas isn’t Christmas without gifts, Santa Claus and Yuletide carols. And Christmas in San Jose, California is incomplete without its age-old downtown festivities. Like a lot of other cities San Jose too gets all lit up and decorated to usher in the Christmas spirit but the icing on the cake… Read>>

For Technorati

SKZX9WYDK42C That code is for Techonorati, because I forgot to update the url when this blog got a custom domain.  To those of you who got this update and expected to see a post — so sorry for the inconvenience. Shall be back with a post real soon. Until then… Read>>

Black Friday – America’s biggest shopping day*

The third Thursday of November might be a holiday for a good part of the US but the day that follows is a big event for an even larger part of its people. It’s the day that kick starts the shopping season and  it’s the day that America shops really… Read>>

Through Zephyr’s picture window

If Amtrak swears that a trip on the California Zephyr is a journey through one of the most picturesque train routes in North America, they really seam to mean it. The pictures in this photo-feature will prove just that — that this is indeed a ‘scenic route’. In the 32… Read>>