East India

Darjeeling which is a popular hill station in West Bengal is famous among families and couples. The idea of solo travel to such a place did not sound intelligent one. But since I had an extra day in hand while returning from Sikkim, I took a chance just to see how much boring it will turn out.  Surprisingly things...

North Sikkim is the most visited part of Sikkim and the underlying reasons are straight forward. It offers the picturesque views of Himalayas and gives opportunity to walk in snow. Though I had shared some pics in my Introductory Post on Sikkim, but  now pulling out more pictures from the bag. There is no harm in...

Travelling to a new place involves visiting the sights which haven’t been covered yet. But it also involves occurrence of incidences which we haven’t expected. Few such incidences form a story worth telling. Presenting to you, 4 short stories that I thought are worth sharing. They do not involve any big drama but some...

Every major city in India has got a MG Road and is marked with huge traffic, noise and smoke around. However the MG road in Gangtok is special and is the best MG road in India I have walked on so far. There are several reasons that make this road interesting and I would go on to an extent to say that this is the best...

Sikkim is a small Himalayan landlocked state in North East region of India sharing its borders with Nepal, Bhutan, Tibet and West Bengal. It has been in news for progressing towards the first organic state of India with a model to promote tourism along with an effort to improve lives of local population. Lonelyplanet...

I had been reading about eight sisters for a long time.  I had read they are beautiful but never got a chance to meet them in person. They live at a far distance and it takes time to reach them. Moreover despite of all on-line information resources,  the path leading to them does not look easy. The seven sisters out...