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A Weekend Tour to the Magical Mangrove Forests of Sundarbans

Taking a Sundarban weekend tour to the world’s most dense mangrove forests can be an experience to cherish for a life time. The region is rich in flora, wildlife and landscapes. It is also home to the mighty Royal Bengal Tiger and the Saltwater Crocodile. Imagine being immersed in a faraway captivated silence interrupted only […]

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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 travellers visiting Sikkim. The question is valid since travelling amidst the mountains is usually more exorbitant than plains. Gangtok is a small town nestled away in the eastern Himalayas. An important pilgrimage place, Gangtok also happens to be a major centre for […]

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Yumthang Valley, Sikkim: Breathtaking Terrain, Rhododendrons and Snowline

Yumthang Valley is the hidden paradise of natural beauty in the mountains of north Sikkim. Also known as Himalayan Valley of Flowers, the gorgeous Yumthang Valley houses a unique fusion of flora, fauna and nature’s various spectacles. This mountainous region is rare and exotic in nature. Its a place where the tree line ends. It […]

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Traveling Solo as a Woman to Sikkim’s Nathu La Pass

Nathu La Pass solo trip will prove to be one of your greatest travel experiences. The beautiful terrain, the purity of nature and the lovely people will leave you in awe of Sikkim. The fog encased land of Sikkim is where I planned a trip recently. Nathu La Pass solo trip was a dream come […]

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Exploring the Heritage Temple Town of Bishnupur

Bishnupur sightseeing can be a fascinating experience for travelers if the exploration of this temple town is done in detail. I traveled solo to Bishnupur and it turned out to be a lovely experience. The sun glinted off the thousands of idols of Lord Krishna (a major deity in Hinduism). The devotees played instruments and […]

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Gangtok Budget Travel: What to explore in & around the town?

Gangtok, the capital of the beautiful northeastern state of Sikkim is one of the must-see destinations in India. Nestled away in the Himalayas, it is an ideal spot for experiencing Tibetan Buddhism, taking hiking adventures or just to lay back and enjoy the pristine nature. The most optimum Gangtok budget travel plan will ensure that you are […]

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Rambling through Majuli – The World’s Largest River Island

Majuli is one of the largest river islands in the world and is home to thousands of travellers each year. The Island is home to tribal communities including the Misings, the Deoris and the Sonowal Kacharis. It has also been called ‘the cultural capital and the cradle of Assamese civilization’ for the past 500 years. Majuli […]

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Kolkata Food Trail through the Streets of the City of Joy

Kolkata food trail is something that every foodie visiting the city should pursue. A blend of culture in everything is what makes Kolkata different from other parts of the country. Be it cinema, literature or food, Kolkata stands out in each of them. Coming to the topic of the Kolkata food trail, Bengalis (natives of West […]

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Dawki: The Indian Town Whose Crystal Clear Water Flows into Bangladesh

Dawki is a border town between India and Bangladesh, located graciously in the Jaintia Hills of the north eastern state of Meghalaya. It is also known by a few people as Dauki. The greenery of the hills around, the crystal clear water of the Umngot river and the purity of the environment overall will make […]

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Cheap Markets in Kolkata & What All to Buy there ?

Cheap markets of Kolkata abound in fancy goods, apparels, local crafts, lip smacking food and so much more. Enriched with colonial architecture, cultural heritage and places of historical importance, these markets in Kolkata welcome you with warmth that you might not find elsewhere. If you love shopping and are roped in on a tight budget, Kolkata […]

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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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How and Where to obtain an Inner Line Permit for Leh-Ladakh, Arunachal & Nagaland 2019?

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

Tenga Valley is 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 from […]

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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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Henry Island Bakkhali: Deserted Beaches, Spectacular Sunsets and Red Crabs

Henry Island Bakkhali or popularly known as Henry’s Island is the place for travelers who love serenity. Quiet white sand beaches, deep blue sea, panoramic views and mangrove forests defines the vibe of this place. Henry Island Bakkhali is situated in the state of West Bengal in eastern India. This island is a part of […]

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Digha: The Beach Town Situated on the Shores of Bay of Bengal

Digha Travel Guide for planning your trip on a budget will help you explore this destination without creating holes in your pocket. Enjoy the scenic beach town of Digha and return enchanted. The beautiful beach town of Digha is situated by the shores of the mighty Bay of Bengal. It is situated south of West […]

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Mawlynnong – Come Visit Asia’s Cleanest Village on Budget Travel

Mawlynnong, famous as ‘Asia’s Cleanest Village’ is also known as ‘God’s Own Garden’. Mawlynonng is a small cozy village residing in the lap of East Khasi Hills, Meghalaya. The moment I stepped into the village, the mesmerizing natural beauty and cleanliness made me realize how it has managed to brag the title. People living in cities […]

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Patna Rajgir Bike Diaries on the Road Less Traveled

Riding a bike with friends in one of India’s lesser known states – Bihar is indeed an experience in itself. Riding bikes is not just simply accelerating throttle and pressing brakes. Its more than that. It’s a emotion that lets you connect with the nature. Riding and feeling bumps as we thrust along hills, muddy […]