If you are among those who think of Kerala as just a land of backwaters and houseboats, pristine forests and wildlife, awesome cuisine and Ayurveda, then you are in for a huge surprise. Let us show you a side of Kerala that you perhaps do not know exists. Kerala is also a hub for thrill seekers, and enthusiasts come here for a dose of adventure. Biking, climbing, trekking, camping, water sports, and paragliding are among the few interesting things to do, here.
A quiet abode of Lord Shiva along the banks of Narmada river; the ruling seat of Devi Ahilyabai Holkar of the Maratha Malwa Kingdom. My experience visiting this simple yet beautiful town was rewarding and memorable.
This trip to Hampi had been planned and postponed a zillion times and finally it had come to reality. Hampi stands witness to the history of rise and fall of Vijaynagara Empire, which was one of the largest and most important kingdoms in Indian history. It also has strong mythological roots attached to it. Hampi is also believed to be the Kishkindha Vanara kingdom and birth place of Lord Hanuman in Hindu mythology. Once a flourishing kingdom, the place is now a UNESCO world heritage site lined with temples and boulders all around. The site of boulders and ruins of Vijaynagara empire was a sight to behold.
A group of 9 strangers set out on their epic quest to uncover the beauty of Uttara Kannada district.
"It's been really long since I have been to a new place!", I said this to my friend who too happens to be a travel blogger. Nobody's going to follow your blog if you don't get regular with your posts, he chided! He is right! I thought to myself and started googling places closer to Mumbai for a weekend trip. While searching for places, I accidentally landed on the page of MTDC Velaneshwar resort and Yes! I had found the destination for my next solo adventure!
Photo blog of Global Vipassana Pagoda which is basically a Buddhist Meditation Centre located in Gorai, Mumbai.
So I had these non refundable flight tickets to Bangalore for an event which got cancelled at the last moment. What do I do, I thought to myself. I was left with two options, either to cancel the tickets or to go solo. And yes, you've guessed it right! I chose the latter. Read more to find out about my solo trip to Mysore!
Goa is a lot more than beaches, booze and parties. Read more to know about my offbeat experience in Goa this monsoon!
An account of a blissful stay at a home stay in a small town Kutta in South Coorg. The homestay is located amidst coffee plantations spread across for almost 3 km, away from the hustle and bustle of cities.
Trekking is a high endurance activity. In order to venture into trekking, this is the best time for beginners to start training for it as monsoon is hardly two months away. Various trekking groups in Mumbai/Pune organize treks to various forts depending on the type of trail. The trails are divided into three buckets namely easy, medium and difficult. Sharing my experience of trekking in Sahyadris during last monsoon and what I learnt about choosing the right trek based on my endurance level. Sharing my experience of trekking at Sahyadri last monsoon.
A family full of travel buffs embarked upon their expedition to explore the God's own country from Mumbai on a beautiful morning. Kerala is ideal for slow travel as there is a lot to learn here in terms of its cultural diversity, natural beauty or to find peace of mind cruising through the backwaters. But as we all working class people are bound by limited leaves, we had to cover most of the major attractions of this beautiful abode of nature within a week.
A travelogue contrasting about my two different experiences at Kasol, Himachal Pradesh which is also known as Mini Israel of India.
This travelogue is about my trip to Coorg which is also known as the Scotland of India for its beautiful mountains and coffee plantations.
This is a travel story about my weekend trip to Jaisalmer. It was an all girls trip which had all the elements from Camel Safari, Jeep Safari, Desert Camp to Shopping in the Jaisalmer Fort.