Itinerary of Hampi for a short visit. An UNESCO World Heritage center, and one of the top emerging destinations in Asia for tourism, Hampi is a perfect weekend trip from Bangalore.
If you are looking for an offbeat destination in India that is full of surprises, then Madhya Pradesh is the right place for you! Located in the center of the country, this state has something to offer everyone. From beautiful hill stations and wildlife sanctuaries to ancient temples and splendid palaces, Madhya Pradesh will leave […]
There are numerous cool spots near Bangalore where you can drive to, to beat the summer heat. But here, I bring to you my favorites. These, in my opinion, are best hill stations near Bangalore within 300km. Some of these are so close that you can visit them on a whimsical day trip, while for […]
South India, or the Indian Peninsula comprises of five states with distinct culture, language and history. These are Karnataka, Kerala Tamil Nadu, Andhra Pradesh and Telangana. Having a long history of Hindu regimes which patronized religious architecture, it is a place where you will find incredible temple architecture from ancient and medieval period. Let’s dive […]
The term “resort” is used for a hotel property which offer an array of recreational opportunities for the visitors – restaurants, clubs, gardens, hiking trails, beach, clubs etc. Basically, you can easily spend a couple of days in a resort being busy with various activities from morning to night without the need to travel outside. […]
Hampi is one of my favorite places in the world. This real-life history book takes you a time-travel to not just the glorious Vijayanagara Empire, but also to the mythical Kiskinda – the monkey kingdom of Ramayana, and even earlier to Pampa Kshetra – the land of Goddess Parvati. Hampi for me is a Wonderland […]
Museums are the windows to the rich cultural and archeological heritage of a country. While the pompous museums of Europe reflect the immense wealth they accumulated in the colonial era, the rather humble-looking museums of India reflect the long history of civilization in this ancient country. Here’s a look at the best museums in India […]
Enchanting forests on rolling hills, mesmerizing waterfalls, winding roads through lush green plantations, serene backwaters and pristine beaches – the little state of Kerala is a paradise for nature-lovers. No wonder they call it God’s own country. Kerala is home to some of my most favorite places to visit in India. Here’s a list of […]