Category: India Travel Tales

Stories of people traveling in India. Historic monuments, unheard of villages, bustling cities. Exploring on foot, on world class trains or road-trips on highways. Read how people are scratching the itch to see more of India.

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
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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
Archie added Learn Scuba Diving to his Itch List

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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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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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
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Go Monsoon Trekking with these groups in Mumbai: company makes all the difference!

The first showers of the much awaited monsoon have hit Mumbai! Rains bring in plans for weekend drives and monsoon treks across several peaks near Mumbai. With so many treks, itineraries and trekking groups, it’s a task to figure out...

/ June 30, 2016
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10 Foods on your Goa Foodie Bucket List!

Goa, the beach-party-chill-with-a-beer capital of India is the ultimate destination everyone heads to for that quick getaway that you cant go wrong with. Between the chilling with a beer and the partying and the sun, Goa brings to you a...

/ June 21, 2016
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9 Food Items Which Makes Delhi a Foodie’s Paradise

To get a full taste of the entire country, and even the whole world, what better place than the capital? They say, no one is an “original Delhite”. Everyone has come from some corner of the country and brought a...

/ June 16, 2016
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Food Trail Kolkata: 10 things you must eat!

The City of Joy isn’t called so for nothing! From history, art, culture and food- Kolkata is an eclectic mix of the heart and soul that enlivens the mind. Home to a diverse population that is of course predominantly Bengali,...

/ June 14, 2016
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10 Things you MUST EAT in Bangalore

Bangalore – the city that’s a confluence of strong traditional culture and modern cosmopolitan zing! You can do visit the temples at Malleswaram (Bangalore’s cultural hub) or take a peaceful stroll at Cubbon Park, right in the midst of the...

/ June 8, 2016