Top 10 highest motorable roads and passes in india

Top 10 Highest Motorable Roads and Passes in India

Contrary to general public opinion, misinformed by Guinness World Records, local summit signs, social media posts and countless websites, the world’s highest motorable road pass is NOT the Khardung La 5,359 m (17,582 ft) but Umlingla Pass 5,882 m (19,300 feet). According to Wikipedia, vehicles have been driven over the 5,582 meters (18,314 ft) Marsimik La, in the Indian Karakoram to the north-east of Khardung La. Continue reading “Top 10 Highest Motorable Roads and Passes in India”

5 best ways to bargain in India

Half of the guy’s lives and full of the girl’s lives revolve around this interesting concept of bargaining. Especially in India, where getting a highly bargained product and knowing the best bargaining techniques is imbibed in the diary of our achievements and is flaunted for generations.  Continue reading “5 best ways to bargain in India”

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Top 25 bollywood songs you must have in your travel playlist

Remember the road trip from Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara, where Hritik, Farhan and Abhay Deol were savouring the taste of a bachelor road trip in Spain? And how the song “Khaabon Ke Parinday” added charms to it? A road trip is always incomplete without songs and bollywood songs can put life into a boring and dull roadtrip. While the list of travel songs are endless, because everyone’s taste of music is different. Continue reading “Top 25 bollywood songs you must have in your travel playlist”

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Have you heard about Asia’s first bicycle highway? Spoiler Alert: It’s in India!

Biking expeditions and cab caravans have played their parts in your travels and trips already. Its time to take the cycle highway, buddy! Encouraging the eco friendly drive in tourism, the Asia’s first  bicycle highway is now opened between Taj Mahal and Wildlife safari park of Etawah. This 207 km long highway observed the rally of 90 cyclists from five countries followed by the innaugration ceremony. Continue reading “Have you heard about Asia’s first bicycle highway? Spoiler Alert: It’s in India!”

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How I explored Mcleodganj solo on foot in 4 days!




Mcleodganj (Upper Dharamsala), 6 km from Dharamsala (also known as Lower Dharamsala), is in the Kangra district of Himachal Pradesh. I came here as I was told that it was a good place to do meditation in the mountains and also because I wanted to tick mark the Triund trek from my to-do list. The flying prayer flags on every corner, mountain tops surrounded by white clouds, the saffron-clad monks with Prayer beads and spinning prayer wheels justified my hopes. I felt like I was in some other dimension. Continue reading “How I explored Mcleodganj solo on foot in 4 days!”