Travel

Why you should fly to Ladakh!

Why you should fly to Ladakh!

Traveling to Ladakh is a wonderful experience, be it the first time you’re visiting this heaven on earth or the 10th! However, first visit to Ladakh is all the more special. Because for the first time, you actually get to feel the cold Himalayan wind, scarcity of oxygen, breathtaking scenery […]

February 6, 2017
When disappointment is sweet…

When disappointment is sweet…

I don’t think there is anyone who likes to be disappointed, I surely don’t. Yet, there are times when disappointments turn into a sweet surprise, sort of like for the man who got lemons and made lemonade out of them (presumably he had rest of the ingredients.) When we started […]

February 3, 2017
Night at KMVN Mukteshwar

Night at KMVN Mukteshwar

Sometimes the best thing about a place is not the temple or the supposed natural wonder you had read about online. Rather a place you initially went to, with the intention of spending a night. However, the place itself becomes not only a place to spend your night, rather a […]

February 2, 2017
How-to travel from Nubra to Pangong Tso

How-to travel from Nubra to Pangong Tso

You must be wondering, why I am writing about traveling to two of the most visited destinations in Ladakh. After all, pretty much everyone who travels to Ladakh, visits Nubra Valley and Pangong Tso. And it is fairly common knowledge, that in order to visit these two destinations, you need […]

January 27, 2017
Travel Essentials; Power Banks

Travel Essentials; Power Banks

Travel and technology have become inseparable these days. Even though, there are times we love to get away from all and enter incognito mode. Truth is, irrespective of whether we are going for a touristy holiday or a journey of self-discovery, we need technology. However, keeping all the technology we […]

January 20, 2017
Ladakh Monastic Festival Calendar 2017

Ladakh Monastic Festival Calendar 2017

Ladakh is one of the most beautiful places in India and is sure to blow you away, irrespective of when you travel to this beautiful abode. However, in order to truly experience the ancient culture of Ladakh and its bond with Buddhism, it is best to attend a monastic festival […]

January 17, 2017
When my Goibibo hotel booking got declined…

When my Goibibo hotel booking got declined…

The lure of a good deal is hard to resist, even when you know risks are high. Above thought was on the back of my mind, as I booked a hotel room at Pink Floyd Café, Pushkar, through Goibibo. Booking was for the 12th of November, the peak of Pushkar […]

November 21, 2016
Why you should never take an RSRTC Bus!

Why you should never take an RSRTC Bus!

During my recent trip to Pushkar Camel Fair, I had, for the first time, the unfortunate experience of dealing with Rajasthan State Road Transport Corporation. An experience I wish I never had. An experience which cost me my hard earned money and peace of mind. And left me with a […]

November 16, 2016

Off to Pushkar Camel Fair

It is time for me to head to Pushkar, Rajasthan for the annual camel and livestock fair. It is one of my favourite places to visit in India and I have been there several times. However, I haven’t been there since 2013, and I can’t wait to reach there and […]

November 11, 2016
Back from Mukteshwar

Back from Mukteshwar

I came back from Mukteshwar, Uttarakhand, early in the morning. From what was my 9th trip of this year, and 5th trip this year to Kumaon. Needless to say, I am deeply in love with the beauty of Kumaon. And even though Kumaon wasn’t as lush and green as she […]

November 8, 2016