Archive for the Vacations Category

Many of you must have enjoyed your summer vacations with family and friends. We think it is a great idea for you to write about your vacation and share the joy and experience with your child’s classmates and the Yokibu Parent Community.

This will also help friends and families on Yokibu to learn about the locations you visited and help them plan to visit the place next summer

So send us your write up on your vacation experience with limited number of photos to support@yokibu.com


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Travel to “Holland” with Avinash, 7th std Student of BVM, Adyar, Chennai
Posted on: July 6, 2013

I went to Holland with my parents during this summer vacation. Many parts of Holland are below sea level and walls called dykes are used to prevent sea water from entering the land. Amsterdam is [...]

Destination: Chang La pass, Pongong Lake and SNOW

Destination: Chang La pass, Pongong Lake and SNOW
Posted on: June 14, 2013

From our hotel the drive to Chang La pass was around 140 Kilometers.

For a while as we moved away from the plains of Leh town, the roads were smooth. But as we drove ahead through roads winding through mountainous terrain, the drive became bumpy and we had our initial glimpse of snow on the mountains.

Day 3 - In and around Leh - Visit to Gurudhwara, Magnetic Hill and Sindh Ghat

Day 3 – In and around Leh – Visit to Gurudhwara, Magnetic Hill and Sindh Ghat
Posted on: June 7, 2013

The next day we again visited a few places in around Leh.

Our first visit was to a Gurudhwara maintained by the Army.

First and Second Day at Ladakh – Part 2

First and Second Day at Ladakh – Part 2
Posted on: May 31, 2013

We left Delhi early morning and arrived at Leh Airport at around 8:30AM on May 2nd. We flew for an hour to reach Leh. The outside temperature was around 9 degrees.

Ladakh – a land of dusty mountains, snow covered peaks, monks and monasteries

Ladakh – a land of dusty mountains, snow covered peaks, monks and monasteries
Posted on: May 24, 2013

This year, our vacation destination was Ladakh. For quite sometime now, my daughter has been requesting us to take her to a place with snow. So we decided Ladakh for this year.

Summer Break to Hyderabad

Summer Break to Hyderabad
Posted on: April 12, 2013

This summer break we went to Hyderabad and had an awesome time with family together under the hot sun! just on the lighter side i menat. Well, it was a great time for all four [...]

Family trip to Nilgiris

Family trip to Nilgiris
Posted on: April 9, 2013

I am T.Mohan, studying in Sir Sivaswamy Kalalaya Senior Secondary School, Mylapore, Chennai. I had been to Nilgiris in the month of March. I had been there with my parents and a sibling. We started [...]

Don Bosco, Nerul - Scout Camp to Sirsat

Don Bosco, Nerul – Scout Camp to Sirsat
Posted on: January 5, 2012

Our school organised a Scouts and Guides camp for us on the 13th and 14th of December, 2011. All were very excited about the camp. We went to Sirsat which is two and a half [...]

Times in Thailand – The Beaches of Koh Samui: Part 7

Times in Thailand – The Beaches of Koh Samui: Part 7
Posted on: November 2, 2011

Rick had found the art of tattooing widely prevalent at Bo Phut and decided to became its patron. Agal offered to make the assessments for him before he went under the needle. Rick agreed, for he knew women to be adept at such ferreting stuff. Before she was through, Agal had inferred that Thailand’s infamous monk tattoos which supposedly give the recipient, magical powers, were occasionally available at the Big Buddha Temple.

Family Trip to Munnar

Family Trip to Munnar
Posted on: October 20, 2011

This Pooja Holidays, we planned to use our Welcome Holidays from one of the major holiday resorts. After debating about the location & mode of transport, we narrowed down on Munnar in Kerala. Three families [...]

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