Visit Kumartuli―witness the Goddess come alive

In the event that you’ve wondered over the unpredictable magnificence of the icons of Goddess Durga amid the Durga Puja celebration in Kolkata, you’ve no uncertainty considered how they’re made. It’s really conceivable to see the icons being high quality. Where? Kumartuli Potter’s Town in north Kolkata. The settlement of Kumartuli, signifying “potter region” (Kumar […]

Ultimate Kolkata Travel Mini Guide | Best Things to Do in Kolkata

Kolkata (formerly Calcutta), West Bengal ‘s capital and India’s second largest city, Situated on the east bank of the Hooghly River, served as British India’s capital from 1772 to 1911. Which have magnificent colonial architecture — and to this day most are fully functional and well-maintained. Though in 1911 the capital was transferred to Delhi, […]

Rediscovering The Heritage of Bishnupur, An Era of Malla kingdom

Rediscovering The Heritage of Bishnupur, An Era of Malla kingdom

Being a district native and i got a little overwhelmed as our family comes from Bankura. These places were visited many times but never penned down till i get into writing my travelogue. Instead of a generic “things to do in Bishnupur,” I tried to share my personal experience as the ancient temple town marveled […]

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BISHNUPUR || A LAND OF TERRACOTTA TEMPLES

Bishnupur, a pretty town in eastern Indian state of West Bengal known for its unique Indian terracotta temples.  Traveling to Bishnupur is like a rural picturesque – miles of miles filled with yellow paddy fields, smiling face of toddlers and waving hand of tribal children’s playing alongside the road. It was once a cultural capital […]

Konark- A Mystic Sun Temple of India

It was a bright sunny morning when I found myself standing in front of the sun temple at Konark in Odisha. 12 long years of dedication and about 1200 craftsmen built a masterpiece designed like a chariot for Surya, the Sun God, which has gone distorted with time. If the Puri Jagannath temple is referred […]

Surreal Experience To A Blissfull Heaven in Sikkim Under 15,000K.

It is the wee hours of the day when the River Teesta roared along intensely. The mountains echoed with soothing chants of nearby monastery. I was lost in my thoughts, when the mist slowly disappears, and revealed the snow-capped mighty Mount Kanchenjunga. I am in Sikkim. Nestled in the foothills of mighty mountains, surrounded between […]

Daringbadi The Kashmir Of Odisha – Detail Guide & Itinenary

Daringbadi is a popular destination based in the Odisha district of Kandhamal. This is a part of the Eastern Ghat range surrounded by forests and hill station that includes a stunning scenic view. Odisha is a fascinating place. This state is always associated with beaches on the sea and the ornate temples, but believe me […]

How To Travel Around In Sikkim Using Public or Shared Transport?

Shared vehicles are the public transports most commonly used in Sikkim. Since buses are not common there, this is the key information they tend to look for for for most budget travellers. While such information can be found scattered through my other related posts about Sikkim, I thought I would come up with a dedicated post […]

Entry Formalities to Sikkim | How to get Inner Line Permit?

Sikkim Entry Permit Foreigners (other than Bhutanese citizens) are expected to obtain a valid Protected Area Permit (PAP) or Restricted Area Permit (RAP) to enter Sikkim. All foreign tourists are allowed to travel popular places, like Gangtok, Rumtek Monastery, Phodong, Pemaytangtse Monastery, Kechoperi, Tashiding, Yuksum, Mangan and Singhik. In addition, there are four district headquarters […]

Backpacking in Sikkim | Detailed guide with Budget

Nestled in the foothills of mighty Himalayas, surrounded between Tibet, Nepal and Bhutan is the small state of India Sikkim. Secluded from hustle of the big cities in India is full of cultural, historical and natural wonders. Due to its uncommon location therefore finding information about backpacking is a bit difficult in Sikkim. But this […]