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...

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An Exciting Encounter With Elephants in Corbett NP

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...

Exploring Wild Kumaon – From Corbett to Binsar

The wilderness of Kumaon attracts thousands of nature lovers from across the globe. This article charts out the journey of a photographer couple who have spent years working in the region

Photo of the Day: Maha Kumbh Mela (Fair) in Haridwar, Uttarkhand

This set of photos were taken at the Maha Kumbh Mela (fair) at Haridwar, a once-in-12-year event. The 2010 edition started on January 14...

Going to Gangotri but stuck in Harsil

"We'll be landing in Pune in a few moments. The outside temperature is 37 degrees centigrade". Surely, the pilot was making a mistake. 37 degrees...

Review: Wayfarer Mountain Resort, Munsiyari, Uttrakhand

As far as first impressions go, the Wayfarer Resort in Munsiyari in the Himalayan state of Uttrakhand (Uttranchal) flatters – but it does end...

Wild Saga of Corbett

Corbett's only comprehensive travel film... Plan a trip to Corbett and grab a copy of this DVD today!

A Food Trek in Garhwal With JW Marriott Mussoorie

BY ANUBHUTI RANA It has been said on many an occasion that, for travelers, the journey is the destination. Be that as it may,...

Review: Abbott Mount Cottage, Uttarakhand

If the idea of a surprise visitor in the form of a giant spider under the quilt covers does not bother you, plan a...