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‘Kanchipuram’ is known for its finest silk sarees all over the world. The main highlight of the saree is that they are hand-woven by skilled craftsmen using age old technology with fine precision and care. I am really thankful to the people of Kanchipuram for explaining the entire process of

A mesmerizing rail journey from Kolhapur to Mt. Abu, Rajasthan with my family, where I saw and experienced possibly the most beautiful, colorful and serene side of India. Mount Abu is a popular hill station in the Aravalli Range in Sirohi district of Rajasthan state in western India near the border with Gujarat. The mountain forms a distinct rocky plateau 22 km

Daulat ki chaat (meaning ‘snack of wealth’) is probably Old Delhi’s most surprising street food. Anyone expecting the punchy,spicy flavours usually suggested by the word ‘chaat’ will be disappointed. It resembles uncooked meringue and the taste is shocking in its subtlety, more molecular gastronomy than raunchy street food, a light

In a travel group called ‘Sanchari’ ( Means traveler in Malayalam), I met a guy who is also working in Chennai. He suggested me to visit this place called – Gingee Fort. I Googled it and found the place to be very intriguing. According to it’s wiki page, the fort

Also known as the “Moon Lake”, Chandratal is the source of the Chandra River. Once a place for thriving trade from Tibet and Ladakh, traders came to  Spiti and the Kullu valley, but today it attracts a large number of adventure enthusiasts from all over the world. Located at an

Some cities are defined by their history, some by their memories, some by their architecture, some by the people who live in them. Delhi is said to have all of these, but something in addition. Delhi has been an epitome of India’s history with its succession of glory and disaster,

The Royal Tour India treasures a rich heritage of forts and palaces and the City Place is a jewel in the crown of Udaipur. One of the most beautiful edifices on the banks of Lake Pichola, City Place is a major tourist attraction throughout the year due to its historical

This ethereal lake called Loktak, spreading like a blue carpet across the valley of Manipur, is so magically beautiful that the photos taken by a Moto g3 gives DSLR quality. The rich flora and fauna of the lake harbours and sustains villages whose main occupation remains fishing since times immemorial.

When it comes to the important world heritage sites in India, the ruins of Hampi hold the top position in the prestigious list. Located in northern Karnataka close to the Andhra Pradesh border and near the city of ‘Hosapete’, Hampi was established as the capital of the Hindu Vijayanagara Empire

All of us love eerie ghost stories and they usually make up for exciting conversations while camping around a bonfire or in a dark hostel room with friends. The existence of ghosts is a debatable topic. Many scientists and researchers, all across the world, have studied the phenomenon and tried