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8 Of The Best Reasons To Add Taiwan To Your Bucket-List

8 Of The Best Reasons To Add Taiwan To Your Bucket-List

As far as East Asian countries go, the blink-and-you’ll-miss-it island of Taiwan isn’t generally on everyone’s lips when it comes to a must-see travel destination. The likes of Thailand, China, Vietnam, and the Philippines in these parts tend to get more attention. It’s entirely possible […]

My Travel Goals For 2019

My Travel Goals For 2019

I’m really excited about 2019! I want to make it bigger and bolder for myself in terms of travel. 2018 was pretty breezy. I didn’t seek any destination or travel plan aggressively. It was the year of impromptu travel. Also, I discovered a new level […]

‘A Room With A View’ In Gangolihat, Pithoragarh

‘A Room With A View’ In Gangolihat, Pithoragarh

I sojourned at Misty Mountains, in Gangolihat (Pithoragarh district), in the last leg of my Kumaon trip, which I must say, was an exceptionally rewarding experience in terms of Himalayan views. I don’t think I ever had ‘a room with a view’ as spectacular as […]

Binsar – Where You Succumb To The Mountains

Binsar – Where You Succumb To The Mountains

Someone told me Binsar was overrated and I could skip it. Well, I’m too obstinate to listen to anyone if I have made up my mind about a place. So, I did visit Binsar (Almora district, Uttarakhand), and loved it. I mean, how could you […]

Where The Kumaoni Village Life Embraces You

Where The Kumaoni Village Life Embraces You

My cabby was a bit skeptical about the homestay that I was supposed to stay in Deora village. He was concerned about my safety. He even ensured that there was really a homestay and the right person had come to pick me up by asking […]

The Pleasures of Slow Travel At Bob’s Place, Nathuakhan

The Pleasures of Slow Travel At Bob’s Place, Nathuakhan

Let me begin by saying that Bob’s Place is created for slow travel. It’s a quiet mountain resort in a small village called Nathuakhan (Kumaon, Uttarakhand), where you can live for a few days, the good old times. The mountain views from your room, the […]

Himalaica Luxury Homestay – Your Home In The Kumaon Hills

Himalaica Luxury Homestay – Your Home In The Kumaon Hills

Oh, that homeyness! It melts my heart… The hearth that warms your spirit, the comfort that makes you feel at home and the hospitality so generous make Himalaica one of the finest Luxury Homestays in Kumaon. When I was invited by Mr Uttam and Ms […]

The Colours Of Kumaon – In Photos

The Colours Of Kumaon – In Photos

Kumaon has been my best mountain escape to date. I have to admit that I don’t particularly enjoy winters. So, choosing to visit Uttarakhand in November was a totally impromptu decision for me. The trip just happened, and I lapped it up and how! Besides […]