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

Gandikota Fort – A trip to the canyon fort of India

Gandikota Fort – A trip to the canyon fort of India

INTRODUCTION: Perched atop a 300-foot high canyon 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 of the Western Ghats. The fort

Top 15 things to do at Lucknow

Top 15 things to do at Lucknow

Lucknow, the city of Nawabs and Kebabs, has a charm to it that is hard to resist. The distinctive feature of Lucknow’s culture is ‘Tehzeeb’ or the etiquette that the people here have imbibed in them. Do not be surprised

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 having an old age charm and we felt this, the minute we arrived here. Situated 20 Kilometres across the state border from Jhansi,

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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