Bhutan is a remarkable country in its own ways. The mystical kingdom of Bhutan with its untouched surroundings veiled by the Himalayas is the closest to a utopia on Earth. The 7 days we spent in Bhutan, gave us the opportunity to explore the cultural heart of Bhutan, making memories that we will cherish for the lifetime.more “Explore Bhutan in 7 Days – A Complete Travel Guide”
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A Guide to Spend an Incredible Summer in Italy
Going on a holiday can be thrilling but planning the perfect itinerary before leaving the house can be hectic. To add to everything else, the timing of your trip is an important factor.
People usually tend to make a trip when they have a few days off from work – sounds obvious, right? But if you live in a country with different holiday/peak seasons compared to your destination, then you should carefully evaluate the timing.more “A Guide to Spend an Incredible Summer in Italy”
A Travel Guide to Kirinda: Everything you need to know before you go!
Kirinda is a small coastal fishing village blessed with a beautiful beach, spectacular views and a thrilling history. It is one of the most visited tourist destinations in Hambantota district of Sri Lanka, which is situated roughly about 37 km away from Hambantota town and easily accessible via Tissamaharama.more “A Travel Guide to Kirinda: Everything you need to know before you go!”
Top 10 Things to Do in Tissamaharama That You Shouldn’t Miss
Tissamaharama is a quaint town in the Hambantota district of Sri Lanka, which mainly serves as the starting point for Yala National Park, Bundala National Park safaris and the Katharagama Pilgrimage for the visitors. When I was in Tissamaharama, I was blown away by the beauty of the Tissawewa lake. But quickly realized that this little town has much more to offer and its a paradise for the bird lovers. Here is my list of top 10 things to do in Tissamaharama and nearby places that you shouldn’t miss when you are next time in town.more “Top 10 Things to Do in Tissamaharama That You Shouldn’t Miss”
5 Reasons Why You Should Visit Italy At Least Once in Your Lifetime
Anyone who loves travelling has a bucket list of places they want to visit during their life. And Italy is present in almost every bucket list. But why so many people around the world are attracted to this country? What’s so fascinating about it? Well, who wouldn’t want to enjoy a tour of the Colosseum, imagining to assist to a gladiator show? Or who wouldn’t love to take a ride on a gondola in Venice?more “5 Reasons Why You Should Visit Italy At Least Once in Your Lifetime”
My 7 Days Sri Lanka Travel Itinerary
If you are planning to visit Sri Lanka soon then you are definitely in the right place. In this blog post, I will give you a detailed version of my 7 days Sri Lanka itinerary, including my route and all the things we did there.
Getting a visa for Sri Lanka is very easy. Travelers from almost any country in the world can now apply online without having to visit an embassy or consulate and will receive an ETA.more “My 7 Days Sri Lanka Travel Itinerary”
A Weekend Getaway to Garh Panchkot, the Forgotten Land
My trip to the forgotten land of Garh Panchkot is engraved in my heart as if it was yesterday. Garh Panchkot is a ruined fort located at the foothills of Panchet Hill in the district of Purulia, West Bengal. The remnants of the Garh (fortress) bear a silent testimony of the Bargi attack during the 18th century. To give recognition to the main five (panch) clans (khunt) of the local, the kingdom established by Damoder Sekhar assumed the name of Panchkot.more “A Weekend Getaway to Garh Panchkot, the Forgotten Land”
Murud Janjira Fort – The Only Unconquered Fort in Maharashtra
Safely tucked away from the eyes of the mainlanders, there is an oval shaped fort of Murud Janjira on an island off the coastal village of Murud in the Raigad district of Maharashtra, India. The Murud Janjira fort is the only one of its kind and rightfully so.
The fort got its name from the Arabic word “Jazeera”, meaning an island. The name of the village Murud is derived from the word “Morod” in Konkani.more “Murud Janjira Fort – The Only Unconquered Fort in Maharashtra”
An excursion to Lepakshi from Bangalore
One of our friends recently purchased a car and took us for a long drive to Lepakshi, a historic village in the Anantapur district of Andhra Pradesh on Karnataka Formation Day (1st November). Approximately 120 km from Bangalore, Lepakshi makes an interesting place to visit in weekends because of its many legends.
Lepakshi has a cultural and archaeological significance as it has shrines dedicated to Lord Shiva, Lord Vishnu and Lord Veerabhadra which were built during the Vijayanagara kings’ period.more “An excursion to Lepakshi from Bangalore”
A Road Trip to One of the Lesser Known Hill Stations – Valparai
While coming back from Kodaikanal, we took a detour towards Valparai, a tiny hill station in the Coimbatore district to Tamil Nadu. It is often dubbed as the ‘Seventh Heaven’ of those who desire to visit hill stations like Ooty, Kodaikanal, andCoorg but are dismayed by the upsurge of the footfall of tourists in those places.
The road from Kodaikanal to Valparai is very scenic with 40 hairpin bends on the way up to Valparai from Aliyar. You can see the forest giving way to plantations as you reach the town.more “A Road Trip to One of the Lesser Known Hill Stations – Valparai”