Rishikesh: A Magnet for Spiritual Travelers

Rishikesh is a haven for those on a spiritual quest. It is rightly known as ‘yoga capital of the world’. Rishikesh has a lot of ashrams where spiritual gurus teach people the art of leading a spiritually charged and deeply peaceful life. The place sees visitors from all over the world – those who are seeking answers to some of the most pressing problems of life as well as those who are there just to soak the sun or go on a trek. [Read more…]

10 great places to visit in Gujarat

As the birthplace of Mahatma Gandhi, Gujarat has gained popularity all over the world. It is little known that Gujarat is home to some of the most beautiful places in the country. Over the years, the tourist traffic to the state has increased, but there are still some little known places in the area that would surely mesmerize and amaze you. Here’s our list of top 10 places to visit in Gujarat: [Read more…]

10 Must Visits for the Indian Foodie

India offers a great gastronomical fare to the average traveler. Foreigners coming to India have praised the Indian cuisine and have repeatedly claimed that the country is a paradise for anyone looking to experience a medley of flavors and culinary textures. Indian foodies too have earmarked destinations over the year where they swear by the food. Here are our top picks in the country. [Read more…]

10 River Side Holiday Destinations in India

India is the land of plenty, and for sure there are plenty of rivers in the country. When planning your next holiday, perhaps you should consider taking your family for a fun and adventure filled holiday near some of the great rivers of the country. Here are some top destinations from our list: [Read more…]

10 Offbeat Hill Stations in India

If you are someone who enjoys the hills and rolling pastures, you will definitely like to visit some of the more offbeat hill destinations of India. The majestic Himalayas in the north and the beautiful hills in the west and the south, offer a lot of holiday destinations. Here is a list of such offbeat hill stations in India. [Read more…]

10 Honeymoon Destinations in India

India is one of the most geographically diverse countries in the world. Where at one side you have the towering Himalayas, there on the other side you have majestic water bodies, mangroves and beaches. There is so much to do and see in India that a lifetime may not be enough. For those who are planning their honeymoon, selecting an appropriate destination can be quite a challenge. However, you can certainly pick from one of these beautiful and popular honeymoon destinations. [Read more…]

A December Sojourn to the Beautiful Gangtok

Nestled in the clouds, Gangtok is a beautiful quaint little hill station in the North East state of Sikkim. Gangtok is the capital of Sikkim and is situated at the height of 5500 feet in the Himalayas. While the summers are pleasant here, the winters can be quite cold. There are plenty of places to visit in Gangtok and it also serves as a gateway into the further North East for those who are planning onward journeys to other neighboring states. [Read more…]

Pay Obeisance to Sri Krishna Janam Bhoomi at Mathura

Mathura is one of the most important religious places for Hindu worshipers. Being the birthplace of Lord Krishna, Mathura sees a lot of tourist traffic every year. A lot of worshipers visit the Mathura temples all through the year, every year to pay their respects and to see the birthplace of their lord. [Read more…]

Kanatal – A Gateway to The Kumaon

Like many of my generation, I am always eager to visit new and unexplored places. Especially when it comes to hill stations, I prefer going to places where I will not find overcrowded mall roads and overbooked hotels and resorts. Kanatal was such a destination which though not totally pristine, had much to offer in terms of beautiful resorts and scenic environs. [Read more…]

A New Year with a Twist at Nahan

Nahan is a small hamlet at an easily drivable distance from Delhi. Nestled in the Shivalik foothills, Nahan is ideal for those who want to get away from the noise of the city and spend a few days in nature’s lap. It is most well known for its spectacular views of both the mountains and the valleys and is ideal for newly wed couples seeking privacy and quiet. [Read more…]