Whether you are a local traveler or an NRI visiting India, being a ‘tourist’ at this time is not really a good idea. I reckon you will be familiar with the recent currency demonetization decision made by the Indian government. Well, it doesn’t seem like a pretty decision for now, eh? Travelers, out of all… Continue reading How did I travel without a worry amidst the currency ban?
Spring is here and so is Holi, the ‘festival of colors’. This Hindu festival is a euphoric celebration across North India and Nepal. Not getting into lengthy details about its tradition, according to some legends, demon Holika who was immune to fire got burnt this day and it symbolically represents the victory of good over… Continue reading Top 5 ways to celebrate Holi in India
The capital city of Rajasthan, famously known as ‘Paris of India’ and known for its rich heritage is a haven for those in love with all things vintage and artsy. Jaipur is not just about all things ‘pink’ or chaotic mix of art and culture or busy markets bustling with tourists. There is definitely more… Continue reading Offbeat Jaipur : 5 epic must-have experiences
Location : Mcleodganj, Himachal Pradesh (India) Trek difficulty : Easy to moderate Starting point : Galu Devi Temple above Dharamkot village Elevation : 2,842 metres (8,200 ft approx.) Best Season : April to October As soon as you hit the busy streets of Mcleodganj, our very own Little Lhasa, you can’t help but notice the… Continue reading Mcleodganj Series – Part 1 : Triund (Get high on Dhauladhars)
Location – Parvati Valley, Kullu, Himachal Pradesh (India) Elevation – 2,960 m Trek difficulty – Moderate Trek Route – Barshaini – Nakthan- Rudranag – Kheerganga Best Season – May to November One of the most scenic treks in Himachal, you will find everything from waterfalls to alpine forest trails and mystical woods to hot water… Continue reading Into the mystical woods of Parvati Valley – Kheerganga/ Khirganga Trek
Quick Facts Located at : Dwarka, New Delhi Location Coordinates : 28° 35′ 45.6144″ N , 77° 2′ 11.9184″ E How to Reach : By Road or via Metro Located in southwest of New Delhi at Dwarka, Radisson Blu is just 15 minutes away from both the domestic and international airport making it perfect choice for business… Continue reading Radisson Blu Hotel, New Delhi (India) – Review
After having a horrible experience with Spice Jet on my way to Nepal for several reasons, I started getting paranoid about my journey way back. So after juggling through plethora of options, I finally booked myself Air India flight (Air Bus A321) to get back to India. The Route: Nepal to India Duration: 1 hour 15… Continue reading Air India Flight Review : Nepal to India
Some Quick Facts:- Other Names : Hadimba or Dhungri Mata temple Location : Amidst dense cedar forest called Van Vihar Distance : 3km from Bus Stop; on a walking distance from Old Manali Location Coordinates : 32.24228′ N, 77.187366′ E Hidimba Devi Temple is an ancient cave temple of architectural brilliance located in Manali (Himachal… Continue reading Hidimba Devi Temple
And the words were etched on the stones to survive through generations…on the time-proof hard copies!
“They say we dream in black and white. And the world we see with open eyes has colors. How about merging of both worlds, fantasy and reality and have more choices?! Never the less, we keep juggling between the both. Either way you dice it, sometimes we have dreams and other times dreams have us.… Continue reading Spectra of Life