Kunzum Travel List #25: Mount Abu – A quiet oasis in...

Mount Abu in Rajasthan may not qualify as a cool hill station for those used to the imposing Himalayas or the diverse Western Ghats,...

Kunzum Travel List #24: Ranthambhore – Looking the tiger in the...

Would you ride in an open Gypsy in temperatures exceeding 50 degrees Celsius? With the sun threatening to burn everything in sight, and the...

Kunzum Travel List #23: Bera, Rajasthan – Welcome to leopard country,...

Believe it or not: There is a village in Rajasthan called Bera, surrounded by forests where leopards roam free. Along it flows the river...

Kunzum Travel List #22: Jodhpur – Food, bazaars, history, it all...

You go to Jodhpur to savour the famed mirchi vada. It does not get better than this. And, in between mouthfuls, treat yourself to...

Kunzum Travel List #21: Jaisalmer – The city in the fort,...

This is a city that has always lived in a fort - and continues to do so even today. The fort may be the...

Kunzum Travel List #20: Bikaner – An enchanting camel fair and...

Think of camel fairs, and chances are you will head to Pushkar in Rajasthan. But hold on to your horses (or camels) for a...

Kunzum Travel List #19: The Matheran Light Railway – Go for...

Once you get hooked to the idea of journeys on India’s mountain railways, you want to do them all.  Passengers are packed tight in...

Kunzum Travel List #18: The Nilgiri Mountain Railway: A toy train...

Wheeeee! I am on a toy train ride. Starting from Ooty or Ootacamund, now officially renamed Udagamandalam, going downhill all the way to Mettuppalayam...

Kunzum Travel List #17: Srinagar – A city fit for royals

There is something royal about Srinagar. You can feel it in the air. And why not? If the Mughal emperors could make the...

Kunzum Travel List #16: Pahalgam – Leaving you breathless

If you have ever been to Pahalgam, the vivid imagery of driving the winding roads along the Lidder river with towering peaks in the...