The best places to visit in Panchmahal Gujarat

Jami Masjid - one of the key places to visit in Champaner Gujarat

Tuva Timba hot springs that rose from the arrow of Lord Rama Large footprints that belongs to the Pandava prince Bhima Abandoned fortress & citadel from the Pre-Mughal era Pretty waterfalls & hidden wildlife in the sanctuary of Jambughoda. These are just glimpses of what you can see in Panchmahal Gujarat. Discover these Panchmahal tourist … Read more

15 things to do in Mahabalipuram | A Mahabalipuram guide

One of the UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Mahabalipuram

Sea Shells & Temples on the shore Carved caverns without a door Surfing & swimming in the sea Enjoy the best things to do in Mahabalipuram with a glee. Discover the top tourist places in Mahabalipuram and get tips on how to plan a visit in this guide. 60 odd kilometers from Chennai, along the … Read more

Pancha Rathas – the monolithic temples of Mahabalipuram

The Mahabalipuram five Rathas temples are a great example of the monolithic Indian rock-cut architecture

The eldest of the rathas was the grandest The second one resembled its namesake and was the mightiest The third reflected his nimble nature & the fourth was all about twins’ animal care The fifth was symbolic of their wife’s nurture of their lair. Such is the representation of the famed monolithic temples of Mahabalipuram … Read more

Mysteries of the Mahabalipuram Shore temple

Visit the Mahabalipuram Shore temple - one of the key things to do in Mahabalipuram

The Mahabalipuram shore temple was the only one of the seven left to glean While the rest of the six pagodas drowned and remained unseen. Until the tsunami caused the sea to swell And when it ebbed, it uncovered a small part of that lost architectural shell. Discover the mystery of the shore temple and … Read more

Vadnagar Gujarat – a tiny town steeped in history

Vadnagar Kirti toran

Vadnagar railway station that marks the roots of humble beginnings Hatkeshwar temple that blesses your life’s innings. The Kirti torans that celebrate the Solankis architectural mastery Ánd the Buddhist ruins that date back to 3rd century history. Discover Vadnagar Gujarat – the home town of PM Modi with roots that go back to the Indus … Read more

Phobjikha Valley: Silence of the Black Mountains of Bhutan

Phobjikha Valley as seen from Gangtey Monastery

Have you ever experienced the silence of land – when the only sounds that you hear are fluttering prayer flags, the call of the birds, the tinkle of the prayer bells and the soothing calm of gushing water? A silence – so strong that you automatically lower your voice, even if you are gasping at … Read more

Places to visit in monsoon in India

Weekend Getaway from Mumbai - Lonavala

If you are interested in traveling but prefer doing so in seasons other than summer or spring – then one of the best places to visit would be India. It has vast land with three distinct seasons – Summer, monsoons and winter. The country offers different places for each of these seasons. However, it is … Read more

Podar Haveli Museum – The prized Shekhawati haveli in Nawalgarh

Podar Haveli museum in Nawalgarh - the best start to your tour of Shekhawati

Captivating frescoes covered every inch of those walls And where there were none, there were those ornate arched doors. If you are looking to explore Shekhawati Your first stop should be this Nawalgarh Podar Haveli. Explore the magnificent Dr. Ramnath A. Podar Haveli Museum in Nawalgarh in this post. Discover the best things to see … Read more