Group Travel Vs Solo Travel or Traveling with Friends

I had traveled solo, with family, with friends, and with a group of unknown travelers tours. I had traveled in any available option and had different experiences every time, some were a good experience and some were not so good. There are always some advantages and disadvantages to Group Travel Vs Solo Travel. Let me … Read moreGroup Travel Vs Solo Travel or Traveling with Friends

Pushkar Camel Fair – Pushkar ka Mela

Pushkar lake ghat

 I had been to Pushkar few times but I never went during “Pushkar Camel Fair”. This fair falls from Ekadasi to Purnima of the Hindu month of Kartik (Sometime around in the month of November). My plan for Pushkar Camel Fair materialized suddenly when I and one of my friends could not go to Lakshadweep … Read morePushkar Camel Fair – Pushkar ka Mela

My First Hostel stay in India – My Experience

Hostel stay in India

In India concept of hostels is very new and most of us are not very comfortable with it. I had read a lot about people’s experiences when they stayed in hostels in foreign countries but it is not much available in terms of India. I decided to experience my first hostel stay in India. Over … Read moreMy First Hostel stay in India – My Experience

Onam Sadhya from Kerala – Food and Culture

Onam is one of that festival, which is associated with the state of Kerala. The beauty of the festival is that it is celebrated in all caste, communities, and religions of Kerala. I guess it is unique due to this and attracts me due to this & it’s association with food…. Spread of food (Onam … Read moreOnam Sadhya from Kerala – Food and Culture

Ajanta, Ellora Caves and Lonar Crater

Ajanta caves

This trip happened as one of my friend’s travel companion had ditched her twice for this trip and she had to cancel the trip / all bookings twice. One fine day when we were talking, I asked her to plan a trip to Ajanta Ellora caves and she promptly agreed. We finalized our itinerary and … Read moreAjanta, Ellora Caves and Lonar Crater

Bhangarh Fort – India’s most haunted place

Bhangarh fort view

Winter is the right time to explore places around Delhi, especially Rajasthan. It is cold but sunny and best to do outdoor activities. There are some excellent places around Delhi for short trips and Bhangarh Fort is one of that place. We combined Bhangarh fort with heritage hotel, Sariska Tiger Reserve because all these places … Read moreBhangarh Fort – India’s most haunted place

Cochin to Guruvayur and The Guruvayur Sri Krishna Temple

Guruvayur Temple covered area

Kerala has been high on my list of places to visit but somehow I was not able to travel. Once I booked the air tickets but have to cancel because the group leader canceled the trip. It was a few years back. This time I planned my trip on my own and I persuaded my … Read moreCochin to Guruvayur and The Guruvayur Sri Krishna Temple

Sarnath Stupa – From Varanasi

How can I miss Sarnath Stupa, when I am in Varanasi. Sarnath is approx 12 km from Varanasi city and a day trip is best option to explore. One morning after breakfast, I decided to go to Sarnath stupa and hired an auto rickshaw (tuk-tuk) for going and return. It is the most popular & … Read moreSarnath Stupa – From Varanasi