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A Night of Fear in Hayuliang, Arunachal Pradesh | #IndiaisCalling

Fear comes in many forms. Eviction from the only room in town at midnight, after a harrowing two day drive dodging falling stones and landslides, can rank amongst the worst kind. In my earlier posts,[Read More…]

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 are limiting visibility. And then a falling stone misses your[Read More…]

Kibithu, Arunachal Pradesh: Take a U-Turn or Drive Into Chinese Army | #IndiaisCalling

Kibithu is India’s easternmost motorable point, in the north-eastern state of Arunachal Pradesh. When you get there, your only option is to turn back – if you carry on, you will earn the ire of[Read More…]

Driving Into Nepal – And Beyond to the North-East | #IndiaisCalling

Let me share a secret with you. If you like the idea of travel, the best journeys on the planet are road trips in the Indian subcontinent. I have driven over 100,000 kms in this[Read More…]

Kanha National Park, Madhya Pradesh: Fact Sheet

If you are planning to visit the Kanha National Park in Madhya Pradesh in India, you many find the following information handy:

Last home to the Swamp Deer (Barasingha) | Kanha National Park, Madhya Pradesh

If you are a wildlife lover, a trip to the Kanha National Park has to be on your bucket list. In many ways, Kanha can be a highly satisfying experience in more ways than one.[Read More…]

Jordan / Petra: A city cut into rock by the Nabataeans, 2200 years ago

This is the first in a series of posts on Petra in Jordan. One of the Seven Wonders of the World and a UNESCO World Heritage Site, Petra is Jordan’s greatest visitor attraction. It is[Read More…]

by October 21, 2010 Destinations: International, Jordan

A trip to Nagaland’s Misty Mountains

Even Tolkien couldn’t have just imagined a place so stunning. His fabled Misty Mountains in Middle Earth, those lofty sentinels of Rivendell, seem inspired by the forever fog-draped mountains of… no not Switzerland, not New[Read More…]

by December 29, 2009 Nagaland, North-East India