10 Reasons Why We Love The Mountains

Thanks to the lousy day we had yesterday, we have been trying to escape mentally to the mountains. If you know us, we feel ourselves at home in the mountains. 2021 has been difficult for all of us but we have managed to cope on most of the days. However, occasionally, like yesterday, it getsContinue reading “10 Reasons Why We Love The Mountains”

Mashobra

& Beyond To Chail, Fagu, Kufri & Theog March is that time of the year when the bitter cold has ended but the merciless Delhi Sun is still at least a month away. Being the winter lovers that we are, we wanted to hold back a slice of the frost & this made us thinkContinue reading “Mashobra”

Beat The Heat! – 2

A few folks reached out to us to know more about the three destinations we recommended in Part I to escape the Indian summer. Glad we could be of help! But, three destinations are inadequate for six months of the intense north Indian summer. So, we bring three more long weekend getaways from Delhi. AllContinue reading “Beat The Heat! – 2”

Beat the Heat!

Come April & the Sun starts its mercilessness on the hapless souls of the National Capital Region. Right till September, it becomes a matter of hot, very hot & unbearably hot. In these six months, at least one getaway is needed to cooler environs. Aren’t we thankful that the Himalayas are a stone’s throw away?Continue reading “Beat the Heat!”

The Land of Happiness – Part II

It is on the way to Punakha that the King crosses us on a bicycle, His envoy following him.

While cars stop & hawkers stand up in respect, the King’s simplicity touches us…

My Balcony in the Mountains

How I want my life to be – being able to hit the road every alternate weekend. And it has happened in the past; so why not cross our fingers for the future too?

My Gangtok Chronicle – Chapter 6

I’d expected more grandeur from one so famous.

How Chandratal Cleared My Muddled Head – Part III

Santu was neither the schooling kinds nor was he keen to follow what his forefathers did…

How Chandratal Cleared My Muddled Head – Part I

Do I sound crazy if I say that I enjoy my time getting to the destination more than the destination itself?