Popular temples of North, East and West India

Popular temples of North, East and West India

India has a rich culture and religion is an important part of it. Due to this, we have numerous big and small temples across India. The temples in India still have a very strong influence on the socio-economic structure of the country. Every temple has different rules for devotees and people coming to pay their … Read morePopular temples of North, East and West India

Popular temples of Khajuraho group of Monuments

Popular temples of Khajuraho group of Monuments

I have a fascination with historical places, history and old architecture. I wanted to visit and see the temples of Khajuraho like any other place in India. Whenever I tried to plan a trip with my friends their first reaction used to be a mischievous laugh, few of them frown and some outrightly excused themselves. … Read morePopular temples of Khajuraho group of Monuments

Understanding the sculptures of Khajuraho temples

Understanding the sculptures of Khajuraho temples

Khajuraho is a small town in the state of Madhya Pradesh in central India. Its temples with some erotic sculptures on their walls make Khajuraho different from other temples towns in India. The erotic sculptures of Khajuraho temples have generated curiosity among Indian as well as foreign travelers. Interestingly only 10% of Khajuraho temple sculptures … Read moreUnderstanding the sculptures of Khajuraho temples

Best Places to visit in Orchha Madhya Pradesh

Things to do and places to visit in Orchha in Madhya Pradesh

Orchha is a small town in Tikamgarh district of Bundelkhand region of Madhya Pradesh. Situated on the banks of Betwa River, Orchha looks as it is frozen in medieval times. There are several monuments on either side of the Betwa river. After my visit, I can definitely say that Orchha is one of the offbeat … Read moreBest Places to visit in Orchha Madhya Pradesh

Best temples in Thailand and basic etiquette to follow

Best temples in Thailand

Thailand is a popular holiday destination among Indian and foreign travelers. It is an ideal beach destination to relax or party, to explore street food or fine dining, for fun or cultural experience. The temples in Thailand gives it a unique character and identity. Everywhere you go, there will be a Wat in Thailand. The … Read moreBest temples in Thailand and basic etiquette to follow

Varanasi Travel Guide – Best Places to Visit, Stay & Eat

Points of Interest in Varanasi for Sightseeing

Varanasi was previously known as Banaras and Kashi, locals still call it Banaras. Varanasi is famous for its Ghats on Ganga river, temples, silk Sarees, and its food. Banaras is one of the oldest holiest cities in the world. The legends of Varanasi goes back to around 10,000 years, Kashi is mentioned in old scriptures … Read moreVaranasi Travel Guide – Best Places to Visit, Stay & Eat

Kamakhya temple’s mystery and other popular temples in Guwahati

Kamakhya temple's mystery and other popular temples in Guwahati

Guwahati is also known as the temple town of Assam. There are many ancient and new temples in Guwahati with different religious significance. The temples of Guwahati are not grand like Rameshwaram, Madurai, Trivandrum or Guruvayur but these temples are very significant for Hindus. For example, in India, menstruating women considered unholy but in Kamakhaya … Read moreKamakhya temple’s mystery and other popular temples in Guwahati

Best Time to Visit and Tips for Visiting Angkor Wat

Best Time to Visit and Tips for Visiting Angkor Wat

There is no doubt that the region of Angkor around Siem Reap is one of the most important archaeological sites in the world. It remained hidden for 500 years from the world. Angkor in Siem Reap, Cambodia is one of the hottest travel destinations in Asia. In 2015, 5 million people visited Angkor archeological park … Read moreBest Time to Visit and Tips for Visiting Angkor Wat

Temples of Siem Reap in Angkor Archeological Park

Temples of Siem Reap in Angkor Archeological Park

Temples of Siem Reap in Angkor Archeological Park are one of the biggest heritage sites of UNESCO. When I planned my trip to Angkor Wat in Siem Reap, I did enough research. But when I reached there and started exploring I realized there are so many temples and every temple is special in its own … Read moreTemples of Siem Reap in Angkor Archeological Park