Hotel Shankar Kathmandu – Nepal

Shankar Hotel Kathmandu Interior

I traveled to Nepal twice, first time I went for a solo trip and the second time I took my parents. During my second trip, we stayed in Shankar hotel in Kathmandu. We stayed there for 3 nights.It was originally a palace built in 1894 for Gen. Jit Shumsher Rana and later on in 1964 … Read moreHotel Shankar Kathmandu – Nepal

Orchha Cenotaphs – Picture Perfect

As I wrote earlier that we reached Orchha in the morning as we came by overnight train from Delhi. The first day we explored the fort, Jahangir Palace, and river at the slow pace. Orchha cenotaphs we had seen from across the river during sunset. On the second day, we decided to visit Chhatris, which … Read moreOrchha Cenotaphs – Picture Perfect

Golconda Fort Hyderabad – Treasure of India

I was in Hyderabad and on the first day I decided to visit Golconda Fort. We were staying in the city area and from hotel Fort was some 12 km away. I decide to take an auto(Tuk-tuk)  instead of booking a taxi for the whole day. We easily got auto and in 45 minutes we … Read moreGolconda Fort Hyderabad – Treasure of India

Orchha and It’s Fort Complex

After traveling alone couple of times, finally, I was traveling two others girls. It’s always fun to travel in good company. I planned to travel by train to Jhansi, which is approx 15 km from Orchha. As usual, I suggested overnight trains (Journey is 6-7 hours from Delhi by train) and both of them agreed. … Read moreOrchha and It’s Fort Complex

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

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

Lucknow – Short trip to city of Nawabs

There are some places, which are close to us and want to explore but due to one or the other reason we take too long to visit. Lucknow was one of those cities from my bucket list and finally, I managed to materialize a short trip to the city of nawabs. I manage to explore … Read moreLucknow – Short trip to city of Nawabs