Kasol: A venture land ready to offer whatever you are seeking

I have always wondered why Kasol is not as famous as other hill stations are. After all, it’s a home to snow clad mountains, possesses the beautiful landscapes, a pleasant weather to die for and is undoubtedly, a picturesque hill station to spend vacations at. And as we are told always, the answers are only given to those who seek them through their actions, I got mine during a recent trip to Kasol. Continue reading “Kasol: A venture land ready to offer whatever you are seeking”

Travel Gadgets and accessories

10 Travel gadgets and accessories you need to travel with

Long gone are the times when everything was done the conventional way. We need to do things in a smarter way  to stay ahead on our front always. One such smarter way is to travel smartly and when it comes to that, we have plenty of travel gadgets filling the gaps. Some of them surely need a hands-on to make our travel lives easier and happier. Continue reading “10 Travel gadgets and accessories you need to travel with”

weekend getaway to jim corbett

A weekend getaway to Jim Corbett to get away from the daily dullness

Staring forcibly at the computer screens for 5 consecutive days of a week and earning a living, this does not sound like doing justice to our well deserved lives! And this was the making of our weekend getaway to Jim Corbett. Continue reading “A weekend getaway to Jim Corbett to get away from the daily dullness”

Top Tips to keep yourself warm in Cold Temperatures

Top tips to stay warm in cold!

Hill Stations! Along with the excitement it brings to us,  somewhere in the back of our mind it also brings the fear of extreme cold temperatures. Sometimes, bringing loads of winter clothes ain’t just enough. Here are some tips which gonna make your next trip to hill stations warmer and sweeter & help to stay warm in cold. Continue reading “Top tips to stay warm in cold!”

Discovering Tabo Monastery - The Ajanta and Ellora of Himachal Pradesh

Discovering Tabo Monastery: The Ajanta and Ellora of Himachal Pradesh

In search of new stories and my soul, I went far this time. 800 kms, in the trans-himalayas, somewhere in the cold desert of the Spiti Valley. Spiti Valley is a cold desert in the Indian state of Himachal Pradesh. It was June of 2016 and the temperature during the day was around 15° C. Night used to cold with average temperature around 1° C. After relaxing and acclimatizing for 2 days, I started exploring the remote areas of this wonderful place. Spiti is the home to some of the kindest, friendliest people in India. Spiti is also the home to a number of significant monasteries of the country, and hence is also known as the ‘Valley of Monasteries’. Before going back to Kaza, I was staying in the Tabo village and so I started with the thousand year old and the largest, Tabo Monastery. Continue reading “Discovering Tabo Monastery: The Ajanta and Ellora of Himachal Pradesh”