Magnetic Hill near Leh in Ladakh: Is it for real?

Can your car get a life of its own due to some unknown natural phenomena? It seems to be the case at the Magnetic...

Dholavira and Lothal, Gujarat – India | e-Book

When you stand at Dholavira or Lothal in Gujarat in India, you realize people existed at least 5,000 years ago. On the very spot...

Kunzum Route K11: Driving from Delhi to Srinagar, Kashmir including Jammu,...

I drove to Jammu and Kashmir in April 2010 (yes, that’s right – I drove; don’t know any other way to travel) from Delhi....

Kaziranga National Park, Assam: e-Book

Is Kaziranga the best national park in India? Most wildlife enthusiasts would answer with a resounding yes. The reserve is no less than a...

Hotel Review: BirdHouse in Dehradun

The Easter weekend (March 21-24) of 2008 saw me staying at a small family owned property in Dehradun, the capital of the Himalayan state...

Photo of the day: Tree Roots on Wall with Ganesha Statue...

High quality, archival prints of this image are for sale. Ordering info is given at the end of the post.

Travel Dharamsala, Kangra & Mcleodganj: May 27-30, 2016

The Dalai Lama did not choose Dharamsala as his home without reason. The region uplifts the body and the soul, no matter how often...

Old Delhi: Make me famous, I am getting married soon

When you walk with a camera, people automatically tend to ask you the newspaper or channel you represent. And many will try to find...

On way to Pangong Tso in Ladakh: Welcome to the land...

As you descend the 17,586 ft high Chang La to get to Pangong Tso (‘lake’), you see a sign at Durbuk: ‘Welcome to the...

8 Hours on a Machaan…

A thrilling experience on the Sambhar Road watchtower in Corbett National Park