The home of Malgudi Days in Agumbe, Karnataka: The Great Arabian...

If you have not read R.K. Narayan’s Malgudi Days, or seen its brilliantly televised version by Shankar Nag, there is something missing in your...

Kibithu, Arunachal Pradesh: Dodging Falling Rocks and Landslides | #IndiaisCalling

Mountain drives are exhilarating. But they can get a little too adventurous, and tricky, at times. Imagine it is raining and clouds at road level...

HOTEL REVIEW: Bengaluru Marriott Hotel Whitefield, Bangalore, Karnataka

How often does a business hotel create a lasting impression on the leisure traveller? Rarely. The Bengaluru Marriott Hotel Whitefield is clearly an exception. I...

Hemis Festival in Ladakh: The Eight Forms of Guru Padmasambhava

The longest and most interesting dance at the Hemis Festival depicts the eight forms of Padmasambhava, or Guru Rinpoche, who is credited with establishing...

Fruit and Vegetable Sellers of Udaipur, Rajasthan

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=f70_ZO7L_Ks This video was made at the Purani Subzi Mandi (old vegetable market) in Udaipur in Rajasthan in India. With most stalls run by women,...

TopSlip in the Anaimalais, TN – A Tusker’s Paradise!

A visit to TopSlip offers wildlife buffs a chance to be close to wildlife in it's natural settings.

Dussehra procession in Old Delhi: One make-up man for scores of...

The actors in the Dussehra procession have no fancy green rooms with teams of make-up and costume artists. They set up base in a...

Hotel Review: Almond Villa – A Royal Homestay in Srinagar, Kashmir

The Almond Villa in Srinagar in Kashmir is literally a jewel in the crown. On paper, it is a bed and breakfast or a homestay....

Gold Rush – Spotted four lions in Gir, Gujarat: The Great...

Finally I strike gold - it is a day when I spotted four lions in a single safari. To the credit of my driver...

The Great Arabian Sea / Peninsular India Drive: Gujarat to Tamil...

Have you ever imagined driving along the complete coastline of the Arabian Sea from Gujarat to Tamil Nadu? Ajay Jain has just set out...