Chindi – A little piece of Heaven

His eyes lit with excitement as he pointed to a tree where the tiny pomegranates were hanging and dangling and swinging beautifully with gust. We had been to Orchards before, like on Spiti Valley road trip, the accommodation we stayed in at Kalpa, was located right in the middle of Apple Orchard and we couldContinue reading “Chindi – A little piece of Heaven”

The Deadly Trio

The best thing about ‘Travel’ is that you can’t always predict what you are going to encounter during the journey. The road trips, the bike rides, the train, buses, cycles and sometimes on foot, the experience is different every time and that’s what makes it special. While we were away in the rocky mountains ofContinue reading “The Deadly Trio”

Traveling to Hill Stations? Here’s a quick list of things ‘not to do’ !!!

Hills and Valleys in India enjoy the status of being quite popular vacation destinations throughout the year barring few months. Especially during the months of May and June, you will find people traveling to one or another hill station. Sure the hills provide the needed respite from heat and soothing break. Without a doubt youContinue reading “Traveling to Hill Stations? Here’s a quick list of things ‘not to do’ !!!”

Doorway to Heaven

This beautiful temple door really seems to be the entry to the heavenly mighty Himalayas. We captured this shot at Kalpa, Kinnaur. Kalpa, is few kms from Reckong Peo, the drive itself will make you fall in love with this place. The place could be perfect summer destination !!! Go for a nature walk, relishContinue reading “Doorway to Heaven”

Light up your stay at Sarahan

Sarahan is a beautiful peaceful place nestled in Himachal Pradesh and adorned by majestic Shrikhand Peak views and impressive Bhimakali Temple. Take a virtual tour here. Visit to Sarahan was part of our recent 10-day tour to Spiti Valley. There are several decent stay options at Sarahan including a PWD Circuit House, the popular HotelContinue reading “Light up your stay at Sarahan”

Postcard from Mcleodganj

Intrigued by the legendary history of McLeodganj & spellbinding beauty of Himachal Pradesh, we (me and my soulmate) planned a trip to this town. McLeodganj is also popularly known as the Little Lhasa in India, it’s the residence of HH Dalai Lama & majority of Tibetans. Nestled in the lap of Dhauladhar Range (a branchContinue reading “Postcard from Mcleodganj”

And the Sun went down the Hills…

That Sunset in Lonavla….. We settled in New Delhi, India post wedding while my parents continued to stay in Mumbai. For me visiting my parents has always been an overwhelming experience. (Anyways In India, a girl’s visit to her parents home after marriage is more of a ceremonial event). I’m emotionally extremely attached to maContinue reading “And the Sun went down the Hills…”