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Hotel Review: Meghauli Serai by Taj Safaris, Chitwan, Nepal

No matter how many great hotels I have stayed in, there is always another one waiting to surprise and delight at the same time. The Meghauli Serai by Taj Safaris in Chitwan National Park in[Read More…]

T19, Queen Tigress of Ranthambhore: Royalty Runs in the Family | #WhereisAJ

All tigers have a royal air about them, but some rule amongst them too. Like Krishna, numbered T19 by park authorities, in Ranthambhore Tiger Reserve in Rajasthan in India.

Kunzum PhotoTalkies: The Wild Elephants of India and Nepal – Download for FREE

Hello travelers! Here is something new and exciting for you. The Kunzum Travel PhotoTalkies are here! The title for the first of these was The Big Cats of India. And now the latest one is out[Read More…]

by July 19, 2011 PhotoTalkies

Photo of the day: Elephants playing in Manas National Park (2), On Canvas

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by June 9, 2011 Assam, Images, Travel Pix

A safari in Bhadra Wildlife Sanctuary, Karnataka: The Great Arabian Sea Drive Day 23

The day started with a flat tyre. Then I took the wrong road from Chikmagalur to Bhadra Wildlife Sanctuary – drove 20 kms (13 miles) before coming all the way back.

A bit about Blackbuck National Park, Velavadar, Gujarat: The Great Arabian Sea Drive

If you are planning to go to Velavadar, here is some useful information for you. * Distance from Ahmedabad: 200 kms (125 miles). * Distances from other places: Bhavanagar (52 kms), Palitana (110 kms), Lothal[Read More…]

Also spotted in Velavadar, Gujarat – Antelopes, Wild Boars, Hyena, Jungle Cat: The Great Arabian Sea Drive Day 11

The reserve has no predators like tigers and lions – leaving the animals largely free from danger. Romance blooms, and the population increases. Good for them! Velavadar is also mostly off the tourist circuit. All[Read More…]

Meeting Blackbucks, the sweetest ones, in Velavadar, Gujarat: The Great Arabian Sea Drive Day 10

As far as sanctuaries go, Velavadar is the sweetest one. It is home to Blackbucks, beautiful members of the deer family. But don’t let the gentle beauty of Blackbucks fool you. They always take home[Read More…]

Gold Rush – Spotted four lions in Gir, Gujarat: The Great Arabian Sea Drive Day 9

Finally I strike gold – it is a day when I spotted four lions in a single safari. To the credit of my driver and guide. The first was a big lioness sitting stop a[Read More…]

Spotted in Gir, Gujarat: The Great Arabian Sea Drive Day 9

Spend enough time in a forest and you will cannot fail to spot some of the most memorable sights! It was no different for me in Gir. Some of the species names are missing or[Read More…]