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Things to Carry for Leh Ladakh Trip: A Complete Guide

Things to carry for Leh Ladakh Trip is one of the most searched queries when planning a trip to Leh Ladakh. Ladakh is every traveller’s dream destination and one of the most picturesque regions in India. A trip to this cold desert is bound to leave you with memories to cherish for a lifetime Leh- […]

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Taking a Solo Trip to Nagaland’s Hornbill Festival – Cultural Extravaganza at its Best

Taking a solo trip to Hornbill Festival held during the first ten days of December each year is an experience in itself. The cultural extravaganza and the traditions on display are something that city folks have no clue about. While traveling to Nagaland, I wondered, “what is the best way to get to know a […]

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Top Travel Tips for Making a Deep Connection with Nagaland

Travel tips for Nagaland will help you connect with this lone but extremely beautiful jewel of a destination. Nagaland is a North Eastern state of India adjacent to Myanmar (Burma). It is the only state with 16 active tribes and home to the last surviving head-hunters- The Konyaks. In order to really connect with this region, […]

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Is Leh Safe?

Is Leh safe? This is the first question that pops to mind when you think of travelling to Leh for the first time. Thousands of travellers visit the land of wanderlust-Ladakh each year and are left in awe of its sheer beauty. While we can all agree that Leh is magical, but it in no way is […]

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Traveling to Pondicherry from Bangalore: The Ideal Itinerary for your Trip

Bangalore Pondicherry itinerary should be good enough for covering at least four to five major travel destinations. It should be created and implemented in a way so as to capture the essence of this scenic travel route. After all, the entire region has a spectacular terrain that will make for a lovely road or train […]

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Shimla versus Dharamshala: What’s the Better Travel Destination?

Shimla versus Dharamshala, where should I go? This is a commonly asked question amongst most visitors travelling to Himachal Pradesh for the first time. The question becomes all the more important if you have a limited time to spare and you want the best experience. Which destination should you choose- Shimla or Dharamshala, and why? […]

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Triund Trek: Camp Amidst the Majestic Himalayas

Triund Trek is a sought after footslog for a majority of travelers who visit Dharamshala and Mcleodganj. The tall snow-capped Dhalaudhars, the breathtaking views and not so narrow pathways are what attract even the trekking beginners to pursue this beautiful trek. Triund Hill lies at the height of 2842m (9342 ft) above sea level, in […]

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9 Beautiful Lakes in Leh that you Don’t Know About !

Lakes in Leh need no introduction. Popularized by the Bollywood movie 3 Idiots, Pangong Tso came to the attention of travellers from across the country and the world. After that, there was no looking back. Every year thousands of travellers visit Leh-Ladakh to witness the beauty of the barren cold desert and see for themselves the blue […]

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How and Where to obtain an Inner Line Permit for Leh-Ladakh, Arunachal & Nagaland 2018?

Inner Line Permit or ILP is a travel document issued by the Government of India. It is required by Indian citizens to visit protected/restricted areas within the country. This permit is valid for a limited period of time. The main purpose of an inner line permit is to monitor the activity of tourists and inflow […]

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Spangmik Village: The Beautiful Rustic Region Near Pangong Tso

Spangmik Village is a remote village situated 156 km east of Leh, on the banks of famous Pangong Lake in Ladakh region. The village is located on a narrow stretch of land between the Chang Chenmo mountains and the Pangong lake. The Spangmik village is very close to the Tibetan border and an army check post […]

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Planning and Enjoying a Family Trip to Velankanni on a Budget

Family trip to Velankanni can be a heartwarming experience. Spending time with loved ones at a destination as serene and religious as Velankanni feels good. Located in the Indian state of Tamil Nadu, Velankanni is a popular Roman Catholic pilgrim centre. The region is visited by many devout believers each year. Keeping the sanctity in […]

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Permits for Arunachal Pradesh – How to Obtain Them?

Permits for Arunachal Pradesh are a prerequisite if you are planning to visit the state. Arunachal Pradesh literally translates to ‘land of the dawn-lit mountains’ and is also known as the Orchid State of India. The history of Arunachal Pradesh dates back thousands of years. The state finds a mention in a number of Hindu […]

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Bangalore to Mysore Itinerary: The Complete Travel Guide

Bangalore to Mysore itinerary should be created and planned in a way that helps you make the most of your time. This is a popular route for taking a road trip. Each year, season after season travelers from across the country and outside take tours between these two scenic destinations. The journey from Bangalore to […]

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Cost Effective Travel Mantra for Couples Visiting Gangtok

“Is Gangtok expensive?” is the first thought that comes to mind for most travelers visiting Sikkim. The question is valid since traveling amidst the mountains is usually more exorbitant than plains. My husband and me take a trip each year to re-connect with each other as a couple. I usually pick the location since I’m […]

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PAP Leh: How to Obtain a Protected Area Permit for Ladakh

PAP Leh or Protected Area Permit for Leh is a travel document issued by the Government of India to foreign nationals. This document allows them to visit the restricted or protected areas of the Leh Ladakh region for a limited period of time. All foreign nationals and Non-Resident Indians (except for citizens of Bhutan) are required to […]

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Backpacking to Spiti Valley on a Budget: Himachal’s Far Away Land

Spiti Valley budget trip is a dream come true for every backpacker. This part of the world is one of the most surreal places that you’ll ever visit in your life time.  Spiti Valley is home to enchanting monasteries, snow-capped mountains, the pristine Spiti River, clear skies that boast of countless stars and the crescent-shaped […]

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Backpacking on a Budget Across Leh : The ‘Juleh’ Land

Ever wondered of pursuing a Leh backpacking trip ? Well you should head to Leh this coming holiday season and feel enchanted amidst the majestic Himalayas.  Leh is a serene and calm location in the lap of astonishing mountains and valleys. No pictures or words will ever do justice to its beauty. Visiting Leh is something […]

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Dealing with Altitude Sickness in Leh: The Complete Travel Guide

Dealing with Altitude Sickness in Leh Ladakh is the first thing you should ponder over while planning a journey to this vast stretch of the Majestic Himalayas. Also known as the “Land of High passes,” Ladakh is not just a travel destination, it is an adventure travel destination. It presents a traveller with various challenges, […]

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Untold Story of Himachal’s Malana Village: World’s Oldest Democracy

Malana Village- a paradise for travellers is a remote village that is located in the Parvati Valley of Himachal Pradesh. Many people have heard of Malana village but its best kept secrets are what makes it ever so charming and attractive. Malana Village is a different world in itself. It is like a sacred book of fabled […]

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Traveling to the Beautiful Indo-Nepal Border of Jhulaghat

Jhulaghat border trip can prove to be one hell of travel tale. Jhulaghat is a small village that lies in between the countries India and Nepal. While the part on Indian side is called ‘Jhulaghat’ the part in Nepal is called ‘Julaghat’. Jhulaghat border trip can be an experience of a lifetime for someone who […]

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Malana Cream Hash: Popular among Travelers but ILLEGAL in India – Do not Consume

Malana cream hash is more commonly known as Malana cream or simply Malana charas. Malana village is the most sought after for its charas. The black gold as Malana cream hash is known abroad is the reason why every traveller comes sniffing here. The ‘hand-rubbed’ Malana Cream Hash has been widely recognised for its quality worldwide. […]

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What and Where to Eat in Lucknow: The Complete Food Guide

Food in Lucknow is full of flavours and is varied both in its type and taste. One thing that comes to everyone’s mind when talking about Lucknow is its food. The city has so much to offer in terms of taste and variety that you won’t be able to leave the region easily, once you arrive. […]

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Tenga Valley: The Lesser Known Beauty of Arunachal at 6500 Feet

Tenga Valley is a heaven for mountain mongers. The serenity of the valley will take your breath away.  The calming crackle of the freshwater streams running by and the alluring view of the mountains is exactly what a traveller’s heart needs. It is one of the few places in India that will surely give you a break […]

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Top Travel Reasons to Visit Shimla – The Queen of Hills

Reasons to visit Shimla are far too many. This beautiful hill station has been witnessing a spurge in the number of Indian and foreign visitors flocking the land on an annual basis. Shimla is popularly known as the ,”Queen of Hills” and the title is well earned and deserved. Reasons to visit Shimla are so […]

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A Trip to Hampi from Bangalore: The Complete Itinerary

Bangalore Hampi itinerary is to be planned and implemented well if you want to enjoy both these lovely south Indian destinations. The travel route of most visitors to this part of the world is from Bangalore to Hampi. This is where a good travel plan comes in place. The Bangalore Hampi itinerary should cater well […]

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Backpacking to Dalhousie for 2 Days: The Complete Itinerary

Dalhousie two day itinerary should be able to cover most of this small but beautiful town in a short span of time. Dalhousie is one of the pristine hill towns of Himachal Pradesh. It is located in Chamba district at an elevation of more than sixty four hundred feet above sea level. Dalhousie treats its visitors […]