Photo Essay: Wayanad, Kerala

Wayanad

Certain destinations are so unique that the moment you step foot, you are taken at once into to a dreamlike paradise! I love designing unique offbeat packages for clients who are willing to go a little further. A little further away from the touristy destinations. A little further into wilderness and tranquillity. …

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Discover Offbeat destinations: Raghurajpur

Raghurajpur

Certain destinations in India are a heaven for all those seeking to explore the hidden art and artifacts that India has! Whether you are seeking to experience the rustic village life of a typical East Indian Village or learn how the locals create different types of handicraft paintings, you can …

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Weekend destination’s from Mumbai : Purushwadi

Come June, and the slight drizzle of the rain brings out  the comforting earthy smell that all Mumbaikars have been waiting for all year! But monsoon also brings out lots more magical happenings, if only you are ready to travel the distance! Mumbai, known as the commercial Capital of India, …

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Getting lost on an island amidst backwaters & beaches!

   Little did we know that a mere Rs 4 Ferry ride with us perched on a scooty to an unexplored island, will give us the most memorable day of our life! When we thought of Kerala, all that came to mind was the lush green backwaters in Alleppey or …

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24 Hours in Alleppey

A soothing blend of unlimited backwaters, quiet villages, lush landscapes, breathtaking blue virgin beaches and finger licking local food, it’s easy to be overwhelmed when you’re in India’s very own  “Venice of the East”…Soul Indian Journey helps you plan 24 hours in Alleppey. Officially known as “Allaphuzha”, this city is …

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Photo Essay: Kutch, Gujarat

This possibly is one of my favorite places in India, having already travelled there twice so far, I am more than ready to go again…and again! Located at the far Western edge of Gujarat, Kutch is not part of the typical touristy trail. Whilst many wander through Rajasthan for a view of the desert, very few actually venture …

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10 romantic stays in India to lock yourselves this Valentine season

A candlelit meal in an ancient haveli, a moonlit boat ride, your own private bliss in the middle of rain forest, a romantic villa near the wildlife, your own private room in the mountains, open air baths, camping under a million stars with your loved one —romance often blossoms in a magical …

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COORG: A perfect home away from home

If you are tired of hearing about the touristy Munnar, Ooty, Kodaikanal or Thekkady in South India and want to try something unexplored while feeling at home then head to Coorg, Karnataka. You will find lush coffee and tea plantations, rice paddy farms, roadside cafes, breathtaking monasteries, finger licking authentic …

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Top 12 offbeat things to do in Mcleodganj

Stay at Naddi village to wake up to the sunrise from the magnificent Dhauladhar range of mountains. Trek from Naddi to Guna devi temple. Walk around the markets of Mcleodganj and taste the local cuisine on the street side cafes and restaurants. Explore the holy Dal lake and its surrounding …

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14 ways to interact with locals when travelling in India

Here are 14 ways you can enrich your travel experiences by interacting with locals on your next holiday! Stay in a Homestay, “live like a local”. Leave your car , travel in local transport. Learn to cook local cuisine with a local. Let a local show you the best places to shop. Explore …

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