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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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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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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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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6 Offbeat MUST DO things for your next Ladakh holiday!

 Leh Ladakh is definitely one  of the world’s  most  offbeat destinations and if you care to explore, there a lot of hidden gems in Ladakh which will spellbound you. Apart from the popular attractions (Pangong Tso, Buddhist monasteries and Nubra Valley) that everyone would suggest you off, we  have found couple …

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A glimpse of Maharashtrian Eco holiday options for your short summer holiday!

Hello Travel bugs, For all you people who want to go for a Summer holiday with family closer to Mumbai and Pune and are fed up of the usual destinations of Matheran/Mahableshwar/Panchgani/Lonavala or Goa….we want to give you a glimpse of a few unique Eco holiday  stay options close to Mumbai …

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Top reasons why you should stay in a Homestay?

There are a number of reasons why staying at a homestay should be opted  to staying in a hotel. I have noticed that every time I tell someone to stay in a  Homestay or suggest them one, they go like… why should we stay in someone else’s house when hotels are …

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Banni Villages of Kutch

    “Sunset, stars and stories etched on the sands of time…” The vast grasslands of Banni meet the Great Rann in the Khavda region, north of Bhuj. They are home to numerous pastoral nomadic, semi-nomadic and resident people who keep sheep, goats, camels, buffaloes and other livestock. The 40 or so …

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