Category Archives: Travel

Maha – Shivratri : Following Shiva’s Trail

What exactly is Maha Shivratri ? Junior Shiva. I am 23 as I am writing this and the only thing that I had heard about Maha-Shivratri for the last 22 years was the fact that “People fast on this day”. When your quest for answers doesn’t get satiated, you become restless. But thanks to Shiva or rather thanks to Wikipedia and some blogs from where I learned more about the… Read Article →

The excavations at Damru

Wall art inside one of the houses India is sensational. Stunning landscapes, rich culture and colors that can soothe your senses. The perfect destination for slow traveling. One such destination lies in the heart of this country. Ever heard of Chhattisgarh ? Trust me your trip to India is incomplete without a visit to this simple yet so amazing land. And talking about places to visit, we are much more… Read Article →

Bhangarh : A Different Perspective

———–What is fear?———– Inside the most haunted Bhangarh fort of India. It is a feeling that has the potential to give you chills and give you a possible heart attack. Can fear be associated to a place? Yes. There are certain places on this planet which are full of negative energies. You don’t need any instrument to measure them. They are such that if you are present there, you will… Read Article →

Bikaner : Beyond Bhujias and Forts

“Bikaji & Lalji Ke Sweets, Supernet Kotadori saariyan, Chhotu Motu Joshi ki Mithaiyyan, Deshnoke Ki Karni Mata Adbhut Goshala” Bikaner Nahi Dekha To Kya Dekha?? “Bikaji & Lalji’s Sweets, Supernet Kotadori sarees, The sweets of Chhotu Motu Joshi, Goddess Karni of Deshnoke, One amazing Cowshed” If you haven’t seen Bikaner, you haven’t seen anything!!! When you have no clue on where to start from, just head to the hotel reception. “Bhaiyya Junagarh… Read Article →

Off the beaten Track : Bundi

When we talk about the land of the kings, we talk about the sand dunes of Jaisalmer, the grandeur of Pink City, the serenity of the city of lakes, the sweets of Jodhpur. But what goes unheard in the talks of tourist circuit is the quaint yet so peaceful town of Bundi. Relatively untouched, unspoiled and captivating are some of the adjectives which suits Bundi. If you ask me about… Read Article →

Hostel Revolution In India

There are some of us who are lucky enough to experience a hostel life in schools or college days. They know what hostel culture is all about. But then there are some of us who never get a chance to witness hostel lifestyle. I belong to the second class. For people like us, we have the concept of backpacker hostels. Here are some of the reasons why everyone should opt for… Read Article →

The Bibliophile’s Paradise : Jaipur Literature Festival

Before coming to Jaipur, I just had the International Kite Festival on my bucket list which happens on 14th of January every year. After coming here I realized the buzz of the upcoming Literature Festival. I decided to give it a shot for just a day and ended up extending my stay for the entire course of the festival. Where It Happens : Hotel Diggi Palace in the month of… Read Article →

In My City : Kohima

“The most striking fact about Kohima is the sense of freedom which you get to witness on the streets. The most fashionably dressed girls and guys. Wear what you love and nobody bothers. You won’t get those strange eye stares from people around you. No I am not talking about Las Vegas or a place far off. I am talking about our very own Kohima. Talk about style and each… Read Article →

THE LAND OF FESTIVALS : NAGALAND

Before starting the blog let me share some useful contact numbers which might come in handy if you plan to visit the state of Nagaland. ILP DC Court Dimapur  : 011-23013751 Hotel Pine Kohima : 9436001041 (Mr. Suraj Kumar) How to reach Kohima : The only way to reach Kohima is through Dimapur. Dimapur is the gateway to Nagaland. It has a dedicated railway station as well as an airport…. Read Article →

The land of temples : Assam

What will you do if you have to spend one day in the land of Assam ? Take the spiritual path the next time you are in Assam. Start from none another than the most famous temple of Kamakhya. The temple of Kamakhya is of utmost importance in Guwahati. People from all over the world come here to seek blessings of Goddess Kamakhya. About Goddess Kamakhya :      … Read Article →