Category: Stories

Stories of people who accomplished what they set out to do

You never know what you will come across on the road. Here's one in Assam passing through the Kaziranga National park

The North East Series: Assam

The biggest state in the north east, Assam is probably also the most well known. It is renowned across the world for its scenic tea plantations, diverse wildlife and rich culture. Assam also happens to be the most easily accessible...

/ November 18, 2016
Shams attempted a 6 km open sea swimming event and finished in 1 hour 40 mins 28 seconds becoming the first paraplegic with 100% disability to do so

Swimming Against the Tide

When life gives you lemons, make lemonade! It takes a lot of courage, commitment and dedication to make your dreams come true. Scratching an itch is never easy and sometimes, it is even harder than usual. For those of us...

/ November 9, 2016
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The North East Series: Manipur

Facts About Manipur Jawaharlal Nehru called Manipur, “The Jewel of India” The international sport of Polo was invented first in Manipur! It is known as Sagol Kangjei. When the British came to Manipur, they were so impressed, they went on...

/ November 5, 2016
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The North East Series: Sikkim

Everything you need to know about Sikkim in a concise manner! Read all about food, activities and tourist destinations that are both popular as well as off beat. This season, expand your horizon and explore a whole new place!

/ October 30, 2016
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Ultimate Guide to Scuba Diving in India: Destinations and Tips

Scuba Diving is the most thrilling, calming and stimulating adventure sport, all at once. All of us at some point have had an itch to explore new worlds and there’s no better way to do that, then to take a...

/ October 19, 2016
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Itchy Tales: Seeking Eccentric Adventures

Here at the Itch List, we like to push boundaries and constantly seek out individuals who do just that. Going against the grain is a difficult choice, but read about Mohit Pradhan who took the leap and hasn’t looked back...

/ October 3, 2016
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We are hiring!

And because we detest being stuck to a desk or couch, the biggest perk of joining us is 365 days annual leave!

/ September 26, 2016
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Are Best Friends also Best Travel Buddies?

Taking that dream road trip with friends, exploring that exotic destination with your besties or planning the ultimate destination bachelor(ette) party – is something you’re probably already saving up for. In fact, Bollywood movies like Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara, have...

/ September 6, 2016
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Your Independence Day Checklist!

India will be celebrating its 69th Independence this year. I remember looking forward to 15th August as a child not just because of the laddoos and celebrations that would happen in schools but also because so much glory and struggle...

/ August 15, 2016
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Hiking tips for Newbies

I remember the mixture of excitement and anxiety while preparing for my first hike. It did not help that we had just watched Thelma and Louise the night before. The similarity was uncanny, we were also only 2 girls going...

/ July 26, 2016
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Roopkund Trek: Two Nouveau Trekkers and a Mysterious Lake

It was our last month in college. And as we sat on the threshold of corporate world, enjoying last of our happy- go- lucky days, my friend Deepika and I decided to go for a trek. We had been planning...

/ July 24, 2016
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10 free things to do in Kolkata

Kolkata, the city of joy, has something to offer to everyone. Doesn’t matter if you are loaded or broke, settler or traveller, concrete-lover or nature-lover, each one of you will find your own flavour and indulgences in this all embracing city....

/ July 15, 2016