Health : Catch up on Lost growth

Remember those days when we as little kids pulled the school bag on our shoulders and went to school? How painful those days were. These days if we look at the kids and the immense pressure they go through at the render age is a worry. Well I am not a parent yet, but I see…

Exlporing the Rander Ramzan Bazaar of Surat

Ramzan (Ramadaan) is hugely awaited by the Food Lovers of India, to be specific, Non-veg Lovers. I did  hear a lot about the Rander Ramzan Bazaar, known to be the Mohammed Ali Road of Surat ( alike Mumbai). While I got a change to visit Surat during one of the weekends, this May, I locked this place as…

Antiquated!!

I just got to stumble upon with this old looking community house at a temple during one of the photo walks in my town, Vadodara. It seemed to be the Common room of the temple for conducting Pujas or some other religious rituals. I was fascinated with the colors of the furniture’s and the demoded design….

Bhimeshwar Temple at Bhimtal

It was during our visit to Bhimtal, we happened to reach this temple when we were just walking around the lake in the evening. We saw a temple and thought of visiting it. On going close we came to know it is a Shiv Temple. This temple is known to be an ancient temple built by…

Trekking to Khaliya Top

? ? Khaliya Top is a trek near Munsyari, Uttarakhand, at a height of 11500 ft. Reaching Khaliya Top : You need to reach Munsyari. Munsiyari is a very long drive from Delhi and a break journey at Vijaypur, Chaukori or Almora is advisable. If you are traveling by public transport, you may take a bus…

A Local’s guide to Vadodara

Welcome to Sanskari-Nagri!! Vadodara, also known as Baroda is proudly called the “Sankari-Nagri” or the Cultural capital of Gujarat. Here’s a little preview of what the city can offer you, from a local’s perspective. For the Foodie’s If you were in Vadodara and did not taste the famed local dish Sev Usal, sorry your trip was done…

About Lakes and Forests : Bhimtal

Bhimtal is a small town in Nainital district of Uttarakhand. It is an easy getaway for Delhi locals during the weekends, specially during the summers. While many head to Nainital to escape the scorching heat, a day in and around Bhimtal should be considered too. Beautiful Sattal Lake on an evening A nature’s paradise, Bhimtal is…

Road tripping on the Brand new Datsun redi-Go

Recently I got my eyes on the brand new Datsun redi-GO and my road trip plans just got rejuvenated. Have you seen it yet?  If not, here I have got the video for you !!                                              …

Humayun’s Tomb : Photo Galley

Humayun’s Tomb is a wonderful piece of mughal architecture heritages of India. It is the tomb of emperor Humayun, built nine years after his death by his eldest widow Bega Begum. The tomb was built by persian architect Mirak Mirza Ghiyas, chosen by Bega Begum. The tomb has been declared a UNESCO World Heritage site…

A morning walk at the City of Lakes – Nainital

I reached Nainital after completing the Khaliya top trek and a treacherous 12 hours road trip from Munsiyari, via Almora, some 305 kms. After checking some Hotels, we checked into Mansarovar Hotel, a wonderful lake facing hotel giving an alluring view of the lake. After reaching in the evening, we settled in the hotel by around 8:00 pm…

Faces from Munsyari

Just back from Munsyari, a small town in Pittoragarh district of Uttarakhand. Also given the title of “the little Kashmir”, this small town lies between the snow capped mountains known as the Kumaon ranges of Himalayas. Munsyari is popular between high altitude trekkers and adventure lovers. Khaliya Top (height 11500 ft) is one of the well known…

Swaminarayan Temple at Bhuj – A Photo Gallery

We reached the temple early in the morning 6:00 am as we had to leave for the Rann Utsav the same day. The morning hours here was blissful as it was with very less people. The temple just opened and morning chores was going on. The winters of February was good enough to gives us…