My Toy Train Ride on Kalka Shimla Railway: An Unforgettable Journey

I missed my very first Toy Train ride from Kathleeghat station by a whisker. The chugging toy train slowly curved its way, leaving me awestruck. I became impatient as it was my only chance to board the toy train to experience the ride. Without wasting time, the car was speeding high on that twisting road […]

Aamod Shoghi Resort: The Perfect Abode in the Woods

The distant whistle of the toy train became louder as I slowly opened my eyes. The twittering of the birds announced the morning glory. Those morning sun-rays falling on my face, the feeling of being in the lap of nature and the hazy hills were the luxuries I was indulging in far away from my hectic […]

A Perfect Abode in the Lap of Himalayas: The White Peaks

As the sun blinked through the floating clouds, the fainted Himalayan peaks somehow started to sparkle. The fearlessly flying chirping birds and their enchanting chorus announced the morning glory in the hills. As I opened the window to soak in the busking sunrays, I let the wind play with my hair as I breathed in […]

Gaj Retreat Resort: A Weekend Getaway in Hoshiarpur, Punjab

Punjab, the land of spellbinding fields and large-hearted people is a state in the northern part of India and is acclaimed for its cultural opulence. The very first impression when you visit Punjab that flashes in front of you are the lush green fields spread across miles, an overflowing glass of Lassi, the magnificent Gurudwaras […]

The Making Of Durga Idols in C R Park, Delhi : A Celebrated Tradition

Festivals in India are a celebrated part of our cultural heritage. These festivals are being observed from time immemorial. Being a multi-cultural country, India celebrates hundreds of festivals each year, belonging to various cultural practices, religious occasions, age-old traditions, and beliefs. Each festival introduces you to those deeply rooted beliefs, customs and imperishable faith of […]

The Imperial New Delhi: The Iconic Luxury Hotel from Pre-Independence Era

Have you ever experienced the luxury of staying in a “Museum Hotel” in India? How about sharing the same table for your evening cup of coffee in a luxurious setup at an upscale hotel, which used to be Mahatma Gandhi’s favorite dining spot? Sounds unfamiliar right?  Well, The Imperial New Delhi, is an iconic hotel from the […]

Aamod Dalhousie Resort : A Luxurious Retreat In The Lap Of Himalaya

As I travel far and wide, I find uniqueness in every curve of the road. There is always something which leaves me speechless and forces me to think as to how everything can co-exist so peacefully in each corner, giving it a rare identity. Popping my head out, closing my eyes, feeling the cold breeze […]

Rokeby Manor : The English Retreat in Landour

I have been searching for a perfect hilltop during my journeys. I do find many such tiny luring corners in the hills, though a sense of belongingness is missing in those corners. I often wonder why the best creative souls consider this place as their oasis. Leaving behind an overcrowded Mussorrie, the moment I entered […]

Have you heard of the Corn Village near Mussoorie?

The very first sight of the Sainji village made a deep imprint on my mind.  The rustic look, the earthy smell and the colourful houses were enticing enough. It was a sheer visual delight. The golden coloured hung corns dominated the tiny village situated on a hilltop. The courtyard was filled with red chilies and […]