India

Amer Fort in Jaipur – Everything you need to know

Amer Fort in Jaipur – Everything you need to know

Amer Fort or Amber Fort or Amber Palace is the most visited fort in Jaipur and a popular tourist destination in India. A trip to Jaipur is definitely incomplete without visiting the Amer Fort. As soon as you reach the entrance of the Fort area downhill, […]

Adalaj Stepwell

Adalaj Stepwell

Located in Adalaj village in the district of Gandhinagar, the Adalaj stepwell is another example of architectural marvel in the state of Gujarat. It has an interesting and dramatic story attached to it. If the stories are to be believed, it goes as – King Rana Veer Singh was […]

How do you find the best beach in Goa

How do you find the best beach in Goa

For those of you who do not know, I am a local from Goa. Born and brought up in Goa for several years, I was never aware how much Goa is celebrated outside. Every person I knew born in India or abroad had a special place […]

The Braganza House – Heritage House of Goa

The Braganza House – Heritage House of Goa

Goa invites a lot of tourists every year and the moment they step foot on this land, they rush to the beaches. Usually till the end of their holidays, most tourists keep hopping from one beach to another. And very few tourists make it to […]

Modhera Sun Temple Gujarat

Modhera Sun Temple Gujarat

The Sun Temple at Modhera Today I visit a temple in India where there are no idols to worship. A temple where no more religious prayers are offered. Darkness surrounds the interiors of the shrine. But somehow this darkness and the silence around is oddly […]

The Sabarmati Ashram Travel Guide

The Sabarmati Ashram Travel Guide

The Sabarmati Ashram was home to Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi , the Mahatma, father of the nation, an iconic historic figure who needs no introduction anywhere in the world. The life of Gandhiji can be traced in Gujarat with places that form The Gandhi Circuit. Porbandar (place […]

Rani-Ki-Vav at Patan

Rani-Ki-Vav at Patan

I was at a Museum in Sirpur, Chhattisgarh where a room filled with beautiful pictures of all around India were displayed. I recognised most of the places in every state except a pillared structure with a lot of carvings on it. So I quickly grabbed […]

The Chhattisgarh Chronicles

The Chhattisgarh Chronicles

Chhattisgarh is a beautiful and exotic place, very little visited and best example of rural India. As you travel past the city, you would find fewer and fewer people around you. Most places have no tuk-tuks, auto rickshaws or uber. All of a sudden, you would feel as […]

Marble Rocks at Bhedaghat

Marble Rocks at Bhedaghat

The Bhedaghat Story One of my cousins (from in-laws) lives in Jabalpur and until I had met her, Jabalpur was little-known to me. Soon, her wedding date was announced and the whole family was re-uniting in the City I was long waiting to explore. For […]

Go to Places around Pune during Monsoons

Go to Places around Pune during Monsoons

On this cool monsoon morning, a warm sunlight shimmers through the dark grey clouds. I stand right across a distant waterfall that’s making its way through the mountain edge. A dramatic valley stands between the Waterfall and us. We take some rest here and continue our trail up through the […]