Delhi 101: #27 Take a walk down Mehrauli Village

In the beginning Delhi was Mehrauli. When new cities like Jahanpanah, Siri and other subsequent ones came up, this became the old city. When...

Photo of the day: Girl in Blue Scarf near Kargil in...

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

Little Rann of Kutch, Gujarat: e-Book

What do you do when you see miles of unbroken surface of dark silt, all bare and without a sign of life? You will...

Mahakumbh at Haridwar: Important dates and travel advisory

I am off to the Haridwar Mahakumbh Mela starting January 14. Will be there till January 17. Hope to post some interesting stories and...

The Road to ancient Harappan civilization site of Dholavira, Gujarat: The...

All of us study about the ancient civilizations of India, but few ever get to visit the excavated sites from those periods. Was excited...

The Great Himalayan Drive: Tabo’s Apples – The best in the...

An apple a day keeps the doctor away. Especially if you have the ones in Tabo. But first, the miracle part: Tabo (read more here)...

Photo of the Day: Paan (Betel Leaf) Seller in Old Delhi

This image of Panna Lal, the Paan Seller was taken near Jama Masjid at the corner of Dariba Kalan in the Chandni Chowk area...

Photo of the Day: Farmers Sipping Tea at Night in Pushkar

This image was taken late night in Pushkar in Rajasthan during the Camel Fair. These farmers, like thousands of others, would have come to...

Delhi 101: #28 Kinari Bazaar – Where colours change with seasons

Most of what glitters is not gold here, but this is where you go to jazz up for any occasion. Royally. Shopkeepers trace Kinari Bazaar...