Hyderabad

I was visiting Hyderabad on a business trip and it's highly unlikely I'm in a new place and don't explore! I wanted to make the most of whatever little time I had off work hours and decided to visit the MUST see places from a plethora of 'must see' places Hyderabad had to offer. I had …

Sikkim

I always prefer mountains over beaches and I had never been to North East. It was a long-standing dream to visit this mountainous state, especially after reading about it on several blogs. Sikkim is a border state in North-East India and is flanked by Nepal to its Northwest, Bhutan to its East and Tibet to its …

Kanyakumari

Bharatha bhooshira mandira sundari bhuvana manohari, Kanyakumari The first thing that comes to my mind when I think of Kanyakumari is the beautiful song from Kannada movie Upasane, describing the southernmost tip of India. In Kanyakumari two moments are priceless and both have to do with the sun – the dawn and the dusk. We …

Alappuzha

If you are longing to get away from the hustle-bustle of the city, to a quaint little town for a relaxing and peaceful weekend, Alappuzha aka Alleppey is the place. Popularly known as Venice of the East, Alleppey is a city with picturesque backwaters, canals, beaches and of course houseboats. We took a flight to …

Rohtang Pass

Rohtang Pass at an altitude of 13050 ft is the third highest Himalayan mountain pass I have been to! Out of all the places I visited in Himachal, this one had some hitches and glitches. Here's why... National Green Tribunal has restricted a total number of vehicles going from Manali to Rohtang Pass to 1,000 …

Tranquil Leh

'Travelling - it leaves you speechless, then turns you into a storyteller.' - Ibn Battuta That's an appropriate quote to start my first-ever blog with Leh has been on my bucket list since Sep-2011 when I was supposed to travel with my friends but never happened as I couldn't get 10 days of leave from …