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Top 10 Tips for Planning Motorcycle Trip to Leh & Ladakh

This is a post by guest blogger, Fazil Abbas. Leh – Manali highway. A 469 kilometer journey, considered as the holy pilgrimage by bikers, both from India and abroad. A journey that tests you as a rider, your ability to … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Okra in the ‘Fray’

In a traditional village market of India, often called bazaar, haat or hatia in local dialects, where bargains are done very competitively, a number of buyers and sellers are in the fray. Bargains are done so competitively sometimes that it resonates … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Silhouette at the Banks of River Ganges

I was sitting on the banks of the River Ganges in my hometown, Bhagalpur, deep in my thoughts, admiring the beauty of one of the most sacred rivers of India. It seemed the water flowed at times, and paused for next … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Zigzag in Yumthang Valley

It had been a long cherished dream for my wife and me to view the mighty Himalayas in its full glory. The untamed, gorgeous, awe inspiring and picturesque – THE Himalayas, with the highest mountain peak of the world, Mount Everest. … Continue reading

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A Train Journey to Araku Valley in Monsoon

Sit back and delight yourself to a train journey to Araku Valley, meandering through the thick jungles of Anantagiri Mountains, spanning 84 bridges and 58 tunnels. I got up early and boarded Vishakhapatnam – Kirandaul passenger train, leaving Vizag station … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: On the Move

This was the train journey from Vishakhapatnam to Araku Valley along the Eastern Ghats of India. It is a very scenic route of 129 km, crossing breathtaking mountains and lush greenery. Train chugs at a height of around 1000 meters … Continue reading

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Carrying the Spring

Sikkim, one of the tiny states of India, is in full bloom in spring. This is the period when it receives maximum tourists. Sun rays falling on the mighty Himalayas with its snow capped peaks, rivulets meandering in the valley … Continue reading

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