Fear, excitement, amazement these are the words that I will use to describe my experience in Gue village. Located in the Lahaul and Spiti district of Himachal Pradesh, this village has a wonder hidden in its core. In this little village lays the perfectly well-preserved 500-year-old mummy of Sangha Tenzin. He was a Buddhist Monk from

If you are interested in exploring historical places and have an adventurous bone, Dhankar Village is the right place for you to visit. Dhankar is a village with around seventy houses, which is big enough by Spitian standards. It is at an altitude of 3,894 metres (12,774 feet) above sea level, between the towns of

Known to the world as ‘Queen of Hills’ and having made its name worldwide for the very famous tea, Darjeeling is a popular hill station in the lap of Eastern Himalayas that most certainly everyone has heard of. For folks who have spent their childhood in West Bengal or any other state in the Eastern

There are many few innovations that affected the world history deeply. “One of these innovations is the railway which has changed the political, economical and social organization of the world since the beginning of the nineteenth century” (Kosgeroglu, 2005). The first quarter of nineteenth century is termed as period of railway revolution, ‘The Revolution on

Bordered by Bhutan, China’s Tibet Autonomous region and Nepal, Sikkim is that state in India which is special and unique from every perspective – geographical location, climate, diversity, culture and the list goes on. From frozen lakes in the north to vistas of tea gardens in the south, meandering roads in the east to beautiful

With the Work from Home trend catching up like crazy in today’s time, we have rounded up some of the best Home-stays in the Himalayas which you can rent long term. These not only make for a nice escape from the city but also make for a great workstation with a view. Just be careful

When we think about traveling to the Himalayan regions in West Bengal, all that appears first is the glittery town of Darjeeling. Well, that’s not all that the mountains of West Bengal hold for you. From snow covered villages on a hilltop to secluded locations perched within tea gardens, there is a plethora of destinations

Hatu peak is one of those hikes in the Himalayas which might seem like any other ordinary destination, but it indeed has the potential to turn your weekend into a magical and memorable one. Hatu peak is the second highest peak in the Shimla district of Himachal Pradesh and it is only an overnight journey

An ideal vacation is quite a subjective concept. For some, it may be all about relishing in the best of luxuries and for another lot, it could be more than just an escape from the monotonous schedule. The general idea of vacations did not have much scope for experimentation for a long time. But now,

How to prepare for your first hike in the Himalayas? With the social media bustling with pictures of the famous mountains and treks, are you excited to embark on a new adventure, but also a tad bit scared to take the first steps? Well, fret not! Trekking can seem daunting, especially when you’re planning to