Is Mussoorie still the “Queen of Hills?”

It was a pleasant evening at Rishikesh as we were sipping tea by the Ganges post the Ganga Aarti, when the name Mussoorie popped up and Dad started sharing his College trip stories to Mussoorie. It’s funny that they visited this little hamlet only because it was called the “Queen of Hills”; since they had…

Mandarmani – A Tranquil Beach of the East!

“Should I take this trip or skip it for a couple of days extra at Kolkata? It would be a Solo trip anyway; beaches are more fun with company. Chuck it! I better stay back and catch up with my friends, Mandarmani some other time!” I thought to myself before sleeping but somehow I forgot…

Experiencing the Wizardry of North Sikkim!

Sikkim, often considered as the “unexplored paradise”, has an annual tourism more than the total population of this tiny state! What make Sikkim truly miraculous is the nature and the constant efforts of the locals to live in harmony with the blessing called mother Earth! The land of dancing clouds and snow clad mountains! Fondly…

Pondicherry- Let’s paint our lives Yellow!

Like a fresh breeze of air, it tickled my soul as I sat on the beach watching the sun rise from under the endless waters! Pondicherry (Puducherry) is like that little moment of a peace you find in a never ending chaos. It is the Land of Beaches, Rising Sun, Amazing food, Charming Coastline, Friendly…

Liebster Award!!

Such an awesome way to begin this year’s journey of Blogging. Getting appreciated is always special and motivating! Kickstarting 2018 on an awesome note as I just got nominated for the Liebster Award by Trevor Jackson. Please check out Trevor’s informative Blog at https://bloggerdroidseo.blogspot.in/2017/12/Awards.html on Internet Marketing, Blogging and SEO techniques! What is Liebster Award?…

What amazed me in 2017!!

Every year we come across so many beautiful things. And when you travel, each day shows you something new. Some of these are spell binding beauties and some experiences are tough to handle! But life never fails to amaze us! Here’s a short compilation of the top 10 things and places I had seen in…

  Discovering Jayantee- The Forgotten Durga Temple!

Before I begin this, I would like to state that though I aren’t extremely religious, I believe and respect all the Lords and Religions and don’t intend to hurt the sentiments or disrespect any one or a sect. If I happen to offend anybody through this, Sincere apology! “Durga Temple? Guys, there’s a temple here!”…

Mystical Mangroves of Pichavaram- A day trip from Pondicherry!!

I wouldn’t be surprised if you tell me you haven’t heard of the Pichavaram Mangroves before.  Located in the Cuddalore district of Tamil Nadu, around 230 KMs from Chennai, lies this mystical place which happens to be the World’s second largest Mangrove forest (Largest is Sunderbans Mangrove forest of West Bengal, India).  This amazing creation of…

Lhalung Monastery- A Mystery of Spiti Valley!!

Spiti Valley!! Known for its “beyond amazing” landscapes, rough terrains and a tough accessibility, it is one of the most loved places for travelers who like less-commercial and partially explored destinations! Spiti is not just a District or destination to explore; it is an emotion which can truly be felt by a lucky few! It…

Meghalaya: A date with your own soul!

A brief about the Magical Land: Sometimes I feel blessed that I stay only at a few hours distance from this amazing land “abode of clouds”-Meghalaya! Do you remember the Typical scenery which we as kids used to draw during junior school?? Beautiful little huts in the hills, gravel roads, a spring or a waterfall…