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  • Does Bhai Dooj still hold the same relevance as...

    • Mrinalini Singh
    • October 17, 2017

    India is the country of festivals! May it be Holi, Eid, Rakshabandahn, Diwali or Bhai Dooj… in India, every festivity is celebrated with a lot of energy, excitement and all the taam jhaam, as we usually call it. Bhai...

  • 5 sparkling days of Diwali……the glittering...

    • Mrinalini Singh
    • October 13, 2017

    There is a reason that Diwali or Deepawali is the most popular Indian festival. The scintillating festival stretches beyond cultures and religions, embracing and enveloping all. From detailed, long poojas for the religion enthusiasts to the night long card parties of...

  • Places you must visit in India in November before...

    • Mrinalini Singh

    Yes, November is often a short holiday month mostly in the beginning of the month hosting Durga Puja, Dusshera and many more holidays lie in this month. We bring you some amazing places and experiences you would like to have it in our must-visit places in November in...

  • These countries around the world celebrate...

    • Mrinalini Singh
    • October 12, 2017

    The Festival of Lights, Diwali is a celebration that marks the victory of good over evil, light over dark and knowledge over ignorance. Exchanging gifts, feasting on traditional sweets and wearing new clothes are other Diwali traditions. A time for both gratitude and...

  • Kempegowda to Become India’s 1st Aadhaar enabled...

    • Mrinalini Singh
    • October 10, 2017

    After a two-month pilot project in February, the Bangalore International Airport Limited (BIAL) has given a push to its plan to make Kempegowda International Airport (KIA) the country's first airport to have complete Aadhaar-enabled entry and biometric boarding...

  • 5 gorgeous unexplored places in South India you...

    • Mrinalini Singh

    If you haven't been able to figure out a trip down south, thinking there isn't a lot to do, this article is just the wakeup call you need. Because no, Goa doesn't count as a trip to the South. There's SO much more that South India has to offer. Take a look at these...

  • Kashmir- It is not just about destination, But...

    • Editor
    • October 5, 2017

    They say if there is heaven, then it’s here, in Kashmir! And you start realising this once your flight hovers over the stunning snow-clad Himalayan peaks, it almost seems surreal. Written and spoken about umpteen times, Kashmir’s beauty has maintained its...

  • This is an unexplored valley of Kashmir

    • Mrinalini Singh
    • October 3, 2017

    Gurez Valley (Gorai in local Shina Language) is an epitome of a beautiful serene mountainous valley spread across the river banks. It has all of the attributes for a person to fall in love with the place. Gurez is located at a...

  • 3 Most Haunted Places in India, You Probably...

    • Akshay Rane
    • September 28, 2017

    In our new section – Yeh Hai India – we showcase beautiful Indian destinations on a daily basis; tourist spots, you should definitely visit. However, there are certain places in India that have earned the reputation of being the scariest places on earth. ...

  • 4 Indian Tourist Destinations That are Way Better...

    • Akshay Rane
    • September 27, 2017

    World Tourism Day is a day to celebrate international tourist destinations and the spirit of traveling. India is blessed with amazing destinations that can give international tourist spots a run for their money. Following are 4 Indian destinations that are much better than renowned international...

  • 5 lesser known wonders of Incredible India

    • Mrinalini Singh
    • September 25, 2017

    What you expect: Reach your holiday place, soak up the serenity and discover something unique. What really happens: Finally managed to get there, get hurled into an overcrowded place, do the ‘been there, done that’. Helping you unravel some unconventional travel options, we have listed out the...

  • It is the perfect beach winter holiday destination...

    • Mrinalini Singh
    • September 23, 2017

    Until five years ago or so, almost everyone between the ages of 20–30 simply packed their bags and headed to Goa for the winter season. And why won’t they? Goa has beaches, a fun tourist crowd, late-night parties, shacks with cheap beer and fresh golden-fried...

  • Spend an October night in huts between the white...

    • Mrinalini Singh
    • September 22, 2017

    One of the most surreal places in India, with a white salt desert and beautiful moonlight nights, Kutch lies in the westernmost part of India and it shares a boundary with Pakistan. With deserts, oasis, beaches, heritage palaces, delicious food, religious...

  • Sirumalai Hills – a perfect getaway for...

    • Mrinalini Singh
    • September 21, 2017

    Far from the busy city life and all its pressures, Sirumalai hills - a group of hills in Dindigul district close to both Dindigul town and Madurai city - is a great option for a weekend break. Still a lesser known destination, there are eleven...

  • Varanasi – The City of Lord Shiva

    • Mrinalini Singh
    • September 19, 2017

    According to Hindu mythology, Varanasi was founded by Lord Shiva that’s why it is called as Mahashamshaan or the final resting place of humans. The ancient city nestled on the banks of River Ganges is located in Uttar...

  • Roopkund – Explore the mystery behind this...

    • Editor
    • September 18, 2017

    Myths and stories fascinated me so I was pretty sure my first high altitude trek would be none other than Roopkund. At 16000 fts height it marks the place where Lord Shiva and Parvati rested on their way to Kailasa and also the place where an arrogant king faced the...

  • With a private pool in every cottage, this hidden...

    • Mrinalini Singh
    • September 16, 2017

    Over the course of our travels, we get to stay in many wondrous places. But once in a blue moon, we come across a place that completely wins us over. Lakshman Sagar, in the Pali district of Rajasthan, is one such place. A 19th-century hunting lodge,...

  • Valley of Flowers – The beauty of Uttarakhand

    • Mrinalini Singh
    • September 15, 2017

    The myriad patches of vivid colors under the watchful eyes of the towering snow-capped Himalayas. Heavenly! Isn’t it? With over 300 species of flora and numerous species of endangered flowers & medicinal...

  • This place is known as the ‘Niagara of India’

    • Mrinalini Singh
    • September 14, 2017

    At a time when the holiday bells are tolling, the perfect way to rediscover yourself is to take a vacation to explore the unexplored places in India. India is known for it’s diverse cultural heritage, vibrantly colourful nature and...

  • Har-Ki-Dun – The Valley of God!

    • Akshay Rane
    • September 13, 2017

    Lovely valley, ancient bygone era villages, beautiful forest, rushing rivers and Swargarohini peaks is Har ki dun all about.

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  • This trekking place is beyond the seventh heaven...

    • Mrinalini Singh
    • September 12, 2017

    Have you ever dreamt of walking on clouds? If you haven't, here is a chance to make that dream come true. Some 18 kms away from McLeod Ganj, Triund is the adventure lover's paradise and looks just great every season. Those who want to trek or enjoy a picnic, Triund is the best place...

  • This is the world’s largest river island that...

    • Mrinalini Singh

    Majuli, one of the most surreal places in India is also the World’s largest river island. Connected via boats with the city of Jorhat, Majuli is a beautiful exotic location, yet unknown to most of the tourists in India. Majuli...

  • The Hidden Mini-Goa of Maharashtra!

    • Akshay Rane
    • September 11, 2017

    Goa is quite easily one of the most popular tourist destinations in India. It can be easily considered as the Las Vegas of India.

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  • This is Asia’s ‘Cleanest Village; and it is in...

    • Mrinalini Singh
    • September 9, 2017

    Mawlynnong/Mawlynnong Village located in the East Khasi Hills of Meghalaya also referred as ‘God’s own garden’ has won the acclaim of being the cleanest village in Asia in 2003. When Prime Minister Narendra Modi cited the...