Balika Awasiya Vidyalaya is a residential school run by the Rajasthan Bal Kalyan Samiti at Dewali in Udaipur. This initiative is aimed at providing education and better living conditions to girls of the remotest areas of Rajasthan who are either victim of the Naata Pratha, are semi-orphans and cannot be taken care of by their families or are orphans. … More A Story of Innocence:Rajasthan Bal Kalyan Samiti, Udaipur
Backpacker Panda is a hostel chain operating in Udaipur, Jaipur, Delhi, Goa, Agra and Mumbai and soon expanding their reach to four other cities of Bangalore, Hyderabad, Rishikesh, and Varanasi. … More Backpacker Panda – Udaipur
Revisiting places is like meeting a certain part of you, that you left behind in the places you fell in love with. … More 7 Reasons why you should revisit places.
Darjeeling is a quaint hill station in the lap of Eastern Himalayas in India. Previously a part of Sikkim, Darjeeling was given to the East India Company as a gift from the king of Sikkim in the year 1835. Apparently, Lt. General Lloyd identified the potential of Darjeeling to be turned into a British sanatorium. … More Darjeeling – On a clichéd touristy trail.
Gairkata is the perfect concoction of wilderness, beauty, greenery, bliss and tea. Gairkata is not a commercialized tourist location but has the necessary elements to attract travelers. If you love solitude and want to contemplate life in absolute serenity, then Gairkata will not disappoint you. … More Gairkata- A Hidden Hamlet in Dooars
Every time I opened my Facebook account I saw pictures of the Taktsang Lhakhang or Tiger’s Nest in my newsfeed either because of the pages I had liked or when someone hiked up to this paradise and posted a picture of themselves and each time my heart beamed with a strange longing to be able … More A miracle happened at Taktsang.
With an increase in the number of Travel Start-ups and new and innovative travelers joining the bandwagon, one can infer that Travel industry is witnessing its biggest boom right now and for the years to come. Travel blogs that share everything from travel stories to itineraries to traveling hacks are trending topics. Everyone wants to … More Are you a Sustainable traveller?
Found mostly in the Himalayan regions of Sikkim, West Bengal and Bhutan, chhurpi is not just another candy or lozenge, it’s a way of life. All along the streets of these places, you can spot numerous shops selling garlands of what look like hardened cheese cubes brown or white in colour. … More Chhurpi- The lesser known Himalayan cheese.
By now most of us know that Bhutan, is the only country in the world where every individual’s well being is considered as a measure of the nation’s development, and what an amazing concept it is! There’s a lot we can learn from this kingdom and take back, and such is the benevolence of Bhutan, for all it asks you in return is to keep it clean and beautiful. … More 10 things that everyone should learn from Bhutan and its people.
There is a far off kingdom just as in fairy tales With a loving king and a beautiful queen, In a world full of happiness. They say its well-being that is a measurement, Of the kingdom’s development Where strawberries blanket the mountains And Spanish mosses cover trees like curtains Where pink trees are a reality And travelers are welcomed with … More Bhutan: The land of Compassion and the Compassionate.