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A bright page from my travel diaries!

Early morning sunrise at 5:00 am^
(This was taken from the cottage at Kausani, where I’d stayed!)

Thought of updating a travelogue which has has long been pending in my rough diaries of idle times. 553 more words

Two travelers lost in the Khand: Day 1

Traveling in style or traveling with all the arrangements made two month in advance is not our thing, however, traveling light and impromptu is.

Last time it all started with a phone call to a friend during coffee break on Friday evening while at I was at my summer job. 1,201 more words


The most interesting thing about the nature in monsoon season is that you never know what is waiting for you in next few minutes. Almora is a typical example that will show you how the nature looks like in the Himalayan area during raining season. 1,620 more words


Binsar through my eyes

I had finally mustered enough courage to set out alone; after the fraças in Garhwal. Although Uttarakhand hadn’t been particularly kind to me, this time I chose to explore Kumaon. 585 more words


Walk into the woods

We rushed to Kaushani, the panoramic viewpoint of Himalaya with the hope to get first sun rays on Mt. Trishul. But weather disheartened us! After missing the sunrise, we were disappointed and searched  some hiking around Kaushani before we come back. 149 more words


Binsar - raw, pristine and uninterrupted nature

Binsar is a formation of sleepy hamlets amidst orchards, silver streams and green meadows. The blanket of green hangs all around – rocks covered with unusual moss and ferns, flowers and shrubs – foliage sprouting out of every conceivable nook and corner of the hillside. 709 more words


Kasar Devi, Almora Uttrakhand

Kasar Devi is a village near Almora, Uttarakhand. It is known for the Kasar Devi temple, a Devi temple, dedicated to Kasar Devi, after whom the place is also named. 373 more words