Spiti – The Valley of Stories (The Conclusion)

After fossil-hunting at Langza and posting cards from the highest post office in the world at Hikkim, it was time to move on to a Tibetan Buddhist Monastery located on top of a hill at an altitude of 13,668 ft! Kee Monastery: The Kee Monastery is the one which we see on most of the…

Spiti – The Valley of Stories (Part – 3)

Leaving Dhankar and its stunningly picturesque views was not at all easy! But what lay ahead seemed as promising as what we were leaving behind! Pin Valley National Park So off we were again, this time to a National Park! A National Park at an elevation of 11,500 ft was something a bird and wildlife…

10 JAIPUR EXPERIENCES THAT ONE JUST CANNOT MISS!

Out of the over half a dozen times that I have been to the Pink City as it is called, Jaipur has never failed to impress or amaze me.. An extremely colourful city, it always has a sense of festivity to it. Rajasthan may be known as a desert, but in complete contrast, Jaipur is…

The Ultimate Uttarakhand Trip – Final Chapter

Starting from where I left off – a “detailed narrative” on the Corbett expedition of our trip – it was time to move on and explore some more places in the alluring state of Uttarakhand: Ranikhet: The next item on our agenda was a brief stop-over at Ranikhet, a small hill station in the Almora district…

The Ultimate Uttarakhand Trip!

  And that’s exactly what my just concluded Uttarakhand trip seems to have done to me – turned me into a storyteller of sorts! 🙂 In my earlier post on bucket lists, I unequivocally announced that travel was a high-priority item on my list. So here I was, earnestly planning a trip with family for…

On Bucket lists…

This is what my bucket list used to look like a couple of years back… Even though I am as passionate about this list today as I was at the time, I guess this list will look exactly the same a few years later if maintained this way. The point I am trying to make…