Discovering Nelong Valley: The Ladakh of Uttarakhand

Discovering Nelong Valley: The Ladakh of Uttarakhand

The word Nelong traditionally means the ‘place of blue stones’. At an elevation of 11,009 feet above sea level in the Gangotri National Park, located 45 km before the Indo-Tibetan border, Nelong Valley is one of the most beautiful valleys and one of the best kept secret of Uttarkashi, Uttarakhand. The climate and landscape of this cold desert is same as Ladakh and Lahaul-Spiti. Continue reading “Discovering Nelong Valley: The Ladakh of Uttarakhand”

darjeeling Senchal Wildlife Sanctuary cycling park

Darjeeling gets India’s first forest park dedicated to cycling!

In the wilderness of forest, one finds the true peace. And if you are a mountain biker, Darjeeling’s Senchal Wildlife Sanctuary cycling park, should be your new address. This year the Wildlife Sanctuary opened the country’s first-ever cycle trail, which is a 20-km stretch weaving through thick pine forests and its panoramic views. Continue reading “Darjeeling gets India’s first forest park dedicated to cycling!”

Delhi Jaipur weekend Road trip

My weekend roadtrip from Delhi to the Pink City Jaipur

Around 12AM, Kaushal called and said, “Bhai kahin chalte hain!” and in response I gave him 2 options, “Jaipur or Chandigarh“. He took few seconds and said, “Jaipur“. Shakespeare once said “Friends who road trip together, stay together“. Okay! I made that up but you know its true. Continue reading “My weekend roadtrip from Delhi to the Pink City Jaipur”

My weekend map - escaping the city to re-discover myself

My weekend map – escaping the city to re-discover myself!

Ever since I started travelling solo, I learned that travelling is the biggest teacher in the world and somehow it transforms you for the better. I realized that my life is not meant to revolve around the rat-race of metro cities. To break the monotony of my life, I created my weekend map. Since I was working for an MNC and IT professionals hardly get leaves, to make the best of my weekends, this map was “the next big thing” for me. (If I could go back in time, I would have kissed myself the day I created this map 😛  ) Continue reading “My weekend map – escaping the city to re-discover myself!”

Top 5 travel related TED talks to give you wanderlust

Top 5 TED talks to give you wanderlust

TED Talks are the most inspiring and compelling talks on the internet when it comes to motivating people on anything. TED talks always leaves a spark in the mind of listener and we thought of using them to motivate you to travel. TED is known for inviting the best and brightest to come and “give the greatest talk of their lives” in 18 minutes. We are sure that these 5 travel related TED talks will give you wanderlust. Continue reading “Top 5 TED talks to give you wanderlust”