Amidst the ruins of Hampi

Hampi, a village in northern Karnataka, with surreal boulder-strewn landscape intermingled by bright emerald green paddy fields, the incredible ruins, the lonely banks of Tungabhadra, and lanes lined with bohemian cafes that emanates the hippie vibe, is a haven to travellers. According to historical memoirs, the city of Hampi was once regarded by travellers as “one…

Breathtakingly Beautiful: Skandagiri Sunrise

The times are not the best. Most of us are confined to the four walls of our house, either with or away from our loved ones. Indeed all of us are doing our part, fighting together the pandemic that has hit nations across the planet. Nevertheless, it is quite challenging to be at home 24×7,…

Trekking the largest monolith hill in Asia: Savandurga

Remember a time when you finally got sick of hopping bars every weekend and felt like going on a little adventure? If you are running out of options and are lucky to live in or around the Silicon Valley of India why not put on those trekking shoes, wake up real early and climb the…

Collecting Postcards

TRAVEL STORIES – FICTION – NON-FICTION Have you seen the movie ‘Into the wild’? It’s a biographical adventure drama film based on the true story of Christopher McCandless, a man who hiked across North America into the Alaskan wilderness in the early 1990s. Sounds exciting right? Travelling is so IN now-a-days don’t you think? 1 in every 10…

Darjeeling: Not Just Tea

What/Why/Where Darjeeling?? Located in the lesser Himalayas at an elevation of 6700 ft, lies a town famous for its tea across the globe – Darjeeling. But Darjeeling is not just tea. It is a traveller’s paradise. It is located in West Bengal, India. Darjeeling lies in the shadow of the worlds third highest peak – the Kangchenjunga. The…

Kolkata: Every mile a Memory

The city of joy Kolkata is described as a daily festival of human existence by Lonely Planet. We all know that Kolkata is the capital of West Bengal, one of the states in India. But that’s not all, here are some unknown and interesting facts about this city that might help you in knowing more:…