What happens when 50 strangers from various cities gather to travel to a place unexplored? Fun, discovery and friendship build along with stories to be shared for years. A random tag on Facebook made me register for an online contest; always skeptical about winning these contests, I wrote the answers and within 10 days, I received an email after which I was packing my bags for a three day trip to Barmer in Rajasthan. [Read more…] about Barmer: The Underrated World of Heritage & Art
The hill range covered in lush greens, alluring beauty of the lakes, palaces that tell history, and streets that impose culture, art and beauty all around is found in the romantic city Udaipur, situated in Rajasthan. Renowned as one of the most romantic places in the world, The City of Lakes Udaipur is about festivities, old palaces and havelis, grand celebrations, shopping, elegance and memories soaked in unparalleled beauty.
When in Udaipur, go beyond the touristy tour and explore the city as a traveller, admire the architecture, learn about the history, practice art, make connections with the local and go back with an enthralling experience. [Read more…] about The Top ‘Non-Touristy’ Things To Do in Udaipur
Be it the biting winters or the blazing desert heat, the small town of around fifteen thousand people will always welcome you with its pious divinity and magnetism. The meandering roads filled with pageant of strollers, colourful shops, shiny auto mobiles, zealous tourists and the swarm of traditions make up the brilliant carnival spirit in Pushkar, a town situated 14 km northwest of Ajmer in Rajasthan.
One of the oldest existing cities of India, Pushkar is enveloping the Pushkar Lake, which according to Hindu mythology was created by Gods who released a swan with a lotus in its beak that fell on Earth where Brahma performed a grand Yagna. The place where the lotus fell was called Pushkar. [Read more…] about Pushkar Camel Fair: Kaleidoscope of Culture
‘Fernweh’ has been recently added to the dictionary of a lot of people around the globe. The inquisitive heads and itchy feet long for travelling to places left unexplored.
But what if I were to tell you that a whole new perspective of travelling has swooped in and many wanderlust souls are making good use of their time and money; experiencing what they have never had before? Well join the thousands of people who travel to destinations across Rajasthan and take part in the new eco-tourism revolution. [Read more…] about Take A Tour To Make A Difference!
Along the meandering alleys of the old city, my friend Pallavi and I reached to a 150 year old haveli situated on the east side of the Lake Pichola. A stone’s throw from the Lal Ghat, Udaigarh -the Royal Heritage Retreat is a luxurious hotel imbibing hundred years old heritage, traditional impressions and a breath-taking panoramic view of the Lake Pichola, ghats and the Aravali range.
As it is an old property, climbing up the stairs to reach the roof-top restaurant might be a pain for the weak knees, but once there, the cool breeze and the reflections of the shimmering lights dancing on the lake will make you wonder what is to come next. Udaigarh didn’t disappoint at all. [Read more…] about Wine & Dine Under The Starry Night Sky
Phuket, for people around the world is not only a romantic getaway, but there are many more treasures that this island offers to its tourists.
Phuket is one of the most preferred destinations in the world by golf enthusiasts and undoubtedly, this island provides all its tourists an exhilarating golfing and an exotic holiday experience. Phuket is the land ofxquisite white sand beaches, Buddhist temples, heavenly spectacle, ancient shrines, lustrous lagoons and world-class golf courses. Being the largest island of Thailand, Phuket is a ‘must visit’ place on Earth. [Read more…] about Phuket: A Treasure Island For Golf Enthusiasts
Whether you are visiting Ireland for the first time or revisiting this island for yet another exuberant trip; you will always feel welcomed. There is a lot to capture in your memory from castles to herding dogs, from eerie stones to kayaking and boat men who will narrate to you the magnificent historical stories.
Ireland, also known as Little Britain is an abode of beauty, grandeur and tradition. The Irish footpaths are extremely beautiful and amazing. The walk around the area is deemed to show you their classic villages, calm valleys and seashores. [Read more…] about Ireland: A Trip to the Little Britain