Rishikesh is a lovely place. The restaurants here are the best way to get familiar with the hospitality and the charm of Uttarakhand.
कुछ 40 मिनट के बाद मै बरशैणी पहुचता हूँ, शाम हो चूकी है, लग रहा हैं जैसे बारिश होगी। मुझे अभी कल्गा तक जाना है, जहाँ से मेरा कल का ट्रेक शुरू होगा। चलते चलते बूंदे टपकने लगती है, आसमान काला होने लगता है, थोड़ी दूर पर बर्फ से ढंकी पिन पार्वती घाटी की चोटियाँ मुझे आवाज़ देती है, नीचे पार्वती नदी की धाराए अपना अलग ही राग गाती है।
Bhangarh, for me is a place that tourists visit for their cheap thrills and weekend escapades. Unless you have a travel plan gone badly wrong, Bhangarh is a very chilled out destination.
I reached Shimla station after getting attacked by a monkey (story later, or maybe never). Clouds hovering over the hills in the background created a mellow effect. It was a perfect day to travel.
A six kilometer trek from Narkanda, takes you to Hatu Temple. dedicated to Mandodari, the wife of Ravana. In March 2016, I made an attempt to climb the peak and ended up adding another tale to my number of misadventures.
Gigantic mountains, glorious landscapes and the feeling of the ultimate adrenaline rush, trekking in Himachal Pradesh is part of everybody’s bucket list. The upper Himalayas present you with the most beautiful views, no matter what time of the month it is. It the idea of your weekend is scaling the mountains as much as you... Continue Reading →
Chittaranjan Park is home to a number of Bengali families who have settled here. Every year this community celebrates Pujo in their traditional style. Every year, during Durga Puja, gorgeous pandals are set up and beautiful idols are installed, retelling the story of victory of good over evil.
Shifting to a corporate job for someone who was on a road for a long time is huge change. A full time job is no cure for the travel bug, once bitten the only cure is to keep traveling. When I started with my job I made sure that I do not compromise my travel... Continue Reading →
"In the 90s, Cherrapunjee used to be the region to receive the highest rainfall," tells my father. In those days, neighboring Netarhat was one of the top 10 locations with highest rainfall in India. Growing up in Jharkhand, brought me closer to the monsoon and my father's stories. His accounts of the many snakes that... Continue Reading →