Responsible tourism is a key factor that will help saving biodiversity in India. These turtles play an important role in preserving the marine life. They are also a crucial part of underwater food chain. That's why protection of olive ridley turtles in India is so important.
Currently Kumbh Mela in Haridwar is scheduled for 2021. It everything is alright then I will sure attend it because my experience with Allahabad Kumbh Mela was not that great.
India is a land of many festivals. Festivals of India signify joy, fun and happiness. Check out this post to learn more about my festival travels in India.
Volunteering in India is very easy. There are many NGOs, non profits, wildlife agencies, conservation societies, etc, that need help with their ongoing projects. Some of these opportunities are available for free while other organizations charge for stay and food. When you are planning to volunteer in India, a few skills will come in handy. Here is a list of skills that will ensure that the organizations will find your presence helpful.
Sonepur Fair of Bihar is one of the most unique festivals in India. It is popular because of its status as the oldest and biggest cattle fair of Asia. Traders from all around Eastern India come here to buy and sell animals. Sonepur Mela's history is also connected to some mythological stories.
It is all about psychology associated with the size of the bag. Sometimes one winter jacket takes all the space in the rucksack and then you can fill your bag with t-shirts but you’ll still find empty space in your bag.
Bishnupur was ruled by the Malla kings for several decades and hence it is also known as Mallabhum. The temples of Bishnupur were built by the Kings Veer Hambir, Raghunath Singha and Bir Singha around 16th and 17th century. The temples are scattered in Bishnupur town.
I started exploring India in 2012. In those times, terms like solo travel and backpacking were not thrown around like peanuts. Travelling in India was very different back then. In the last 9 years, the concept of travelling has evolved and a lot of places have become popular. This video is a short glimpse about my travels around India where I explored its many terrains, tasted every type of food, and attended many festivals.
Bunbuni Paas is an alternate route for Kheerganga. This two day trek is more scenic than the normal route. Check out more details on solo trek to Bunbuni Paas.