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…

Mystery behind the Roopkund Trek

This article by me was originally posted on Triphippie  Roopkund is one of the high altitude glacier lakes in the Himalayas, in the Uttarakhand State.The Roopkund trek gained massive attention due to hundreds of skeletons found on the surface of the lake because of which it is also known as The Mysterious Lake. It is…

What is adventure to me?

“Anything that has been undertaken with some risk and the result is unknown is adventure” Almost since a year that  I started traveling more and going on treks, outdoors camps, people started calling me adventurous. They often come and ask me when and where is my next adventure! But this only makes me think what is the…

The Deeper, the Higher – Sandhan Valley Trek

Once in a year, go some place you have never been before – Dalai Lama Few months back, I came across some pictures of Sandhan Valley good enough to fascinate me. On doing a quick research I got to know a little more about the place more popularly known as – “Valley of Shadows“, “Valley of…

The Reverse Descend – Harihar Fort Trek

About: Harihar Fort also known as “Harish Fort” lies in the trimbakeshwar range, is at a height of 3676 ft above sea level. The fort appears to be rectangular in shape from its base village and is located on top of a triangular massif with all the three sides being vertical. One has to reach the fort…

Castlerock to Dudhsagar Waterfalls

“Happiness is living your Travel fantasies” Nothing gives me more joy than seeing the places that I dream for. I am glad I would now be able to check the Dudhsagar Waterfalls as done in my Diary 🙂 I have seen a couple of waterfalls earlier, but never saw something this giant, completely milky white coming down from the…

To the mystic Jungles of Bhimashankar

Bhimashankar temple, one of the twelve jyotirling’s of India, is located in the Ghat region of Sahyadri hills. Apart from pilgrims who reach this temple, this place is also apparently very famous for the nature lovers, trekkers, bird watchers as this place has been also declared as a wild life Sanctuary in 1985 due the…

First Himalayan trek: Chanderkhani pass : Wanderlust

Okay so here it goes. I always dreamt of this crazy vacation where I would roam about like a wanderer, away from the hassles of daily life, internet, office. I wanted to plan it with my besties, but thanks to their busy schedule and unavailability that the National Himalayan Expedition Chanderkhani Pass happened to me….