Sujatha Bagal

Stories and essays on food, travel, culture.

Sydney Opera House

If you are ever in Sydney (as opposed to Sidney), a visit to the Opera House no doubt occupies pride of place in the list of things to do, but … Continue reading

October 24, 2007

Uluru: Rock Around the Clock – Mint Lounge

She sat on the floor in one of the main halls of the Cultural Centre—shoulders hunched, working on a painting; her dark blue frock-style dress fanning out around her. The … Continue reading

October 19, 2007

Travel: Australia – Impressions of a Big Country

The lines at the customs counter at the Melbourne Airport were long. There were three separate lines and as many counters dealing with the international passengers coming into Australia. After … Continue reading

January 28, 2007