Along Coaker’s Walk at Kodaikanal | Sighting the rare Neelakurinji flower

Along Coaker’s Walk at Kodaikanal | Sighting the rare Neelakurinji flower

It was in the year 1872 in Kodaikanal that a Lieutenant Colonel Coaker, of the Royal Engineers division of the British Army, built a path on the slopes of Mt. Nebo overlooking the beautiful Green Valley. In his honour, the

Top things to do in Gwalior

Top things to do in Gwalior

Centuries ago, a sage by the name of Gwalipa chose a small hill as a site to meditate; little did he know that the hill would later house a massive fort that would survive the test of time, whilst bearing

Top 10 things to do in Hyderabad | The city of the Charminar and the Golconda

Top 10 things to do in Hyderabad | The city of the Charminar and the Golconda

Dubbed the ‘City of Pearls’ by some and ‘City of Nizams’ by others, home to the Charminar and Golconda on one hand, and the trendy Cyberabad IT-hub with its street-food joints on the other, the historical and cultural city of

Belum Caves – Travel Guide to the largest natural cave system of South India

Belum Caves – Travel Guide to the largest natural cave system of South India

INTRODUCTION: From sheltering men to their Gods, caves in India have been special right from ancient times. Indian cave systems usually bring to mind the north-eastern state of Meghalaya with its extensive network of caves; surprisingly the southern state of

Grand Canyon of India: Gandikota – A trip to the canyon fort of India

Grand Canyon of India: Gandikota – A trip to the canyon fort of India

INTRODUCTION: Perched atop a 300-foot high canyon, nicknamed the Grand Canyon of India, overlooking the Pennar river, the mighty Gandikota Fort, once the capital stronghold of the Pemmasani Nayaks, stands testament to the rigidity of the structure amidst the untamed wilderness

Top things to do at Lucknow

Top things to do at Lucknow

Lucknow, the city of Nawabs and Kebabs, has a charm to it that is hard to resist. Off the top of the list of things to do at Lucknow, is travelling to the famed Bhool Bhulaiya inside the Bada Imambada.

Khasi hills – the gem unexplored

Khasi hills – the gem unexplored

INTRODUCTION: The Indian state of Meghalaya has three mountain ranges – Garo in the west, Jaintia in the east and Khasi in the centre. While each range has its own unique landscape and indigenous tribes, the most famous of them are the

Orchha

Orchha

Introduction: Orchha literally means ‘hidden’ and this small village is just that, secluded and away from civilisation and still retaining its age-old charm and we felt this, the minute we arrived here. Situated 20 Kilometres across the state border from Jhansi, this

Khajuraho

Khajuraho

Introduction: Google search Khajuraho and you will find a plethora of erotic images and it being called the Kama Sutra capital of the world. Truth be told, of the many thousands of sculptures adorning the walls of Khajuraho, only 10

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