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10 things foreigners should certainly avoid doing in India

The Indian diversity, history and beauty is so astonishing that it is slowly becoming the favorite and must-go destination on the list of foreign tourists. No doubt everyone gets the jitters when it is about going to a new place and this.. this is to a new country, man! Lets make it a bit easier by going through a list of things which certainly should be avoided by foreigners travelling India. Continue reading “10 things foreigners should certainly avoid doing in India”

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 Dungri La 5,610 m (18,406 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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Top 5 cafes in Mcleodganj you cannot afford to miss!

You don’t need a reason to visit Mcleodganj twice. Once you have been here, the place itself will call you again. There is something in the air of Mcleodganj that calls me everytime and I go. Solo. This isolation, is unique and in some ways, complete. Unlike last time where I spent most of my time among the Monks, this time I spent most of my time sitting in different cafes. Cafes of Mcleodganj are entirely different than those urban cafes. No hustle and quite like the mountains. Some of these cafes are so good, coming here for a moment makes you think, this is what we live for. Continue reading “Top 5 cafes in Mcleodganj you cannot afford to miss!”