Friday, February 22, 2019
If one had but a single glance to give the world, one should gaze on Istanbul. – Alphonse de Lamartine. For the past two weeks, that's what I've been doing - gazing at Istanbul like a star-crossed lover. Thanks to the internet, of course. Let's be real, we can't afford...
Kashmir’s scenic beauty—its snow-clad mountains, freshwater lakes and vast meadows are often compared to Switzerland; but it also boasts a long, rich history and heritage. Then you have Jammu, known as the Land of Temples, the gateway and home to several places of worship for the deeply devoted. And...
Nestled snugly in the lap of the beautiful blue Nilgiri Hills, Coonoor is a quiet hill station in Tamil Nadu. About an hour away from Ooty, Coonoor is a lesser-known yet delightful  retreat, covered by aromatic tea gardens, undisturbed shoals forest, and grassy meadows. Having featured in famous films like Kapoor and Sons, it...
Set amidst majestic snow-capped mountains, dotted with lovely lakes and meandering streams, abounding in nature’s choicest gifts of fruit, flower, forests and age-old historical monuments, Poonch district offers the prospect of a vacation.A tourist would love and remember it for a long. Various tourist points of Poonch are :- Noori...
The Noori Chamb waterfall in Jammu and Kashmir has become a major attraction as tourists from the state and across India are thronging the place to get respite from the summer heat. It is said that Mughal Emperor Jehangiradmired the beauty so much that he named it as Noori Aabshar after the Mughal Queen...
Covered with blossoming flowers and lush vegetation and blessed with a salubrious climate throughout the year, the city of Kunming, the capital of the southwestern Chinese province of Yunnan, is a tourist's delight. Located at an elevation of 6,200 feet above sea level, Kunming is known as the City of...
Rashtrapati Bhavan, home to the President of the world’s largest democracy, is emblematic of Indian democracy and its secular, plural and inclusive traditions. It was designed by Sir Edwin Lutyens and Herbert Baker and stands on a 330 acre estate. It took seventeen years to build this presidential palace...
Indian Railways (IR) has one of the busiest and largest railway networks in the world, operates both long distance and suburban rail systems. There are quite a few railway stations in India which are architecture marvels. India's most impressive railway stations are oldest railway station known as Royapuram Railway Station, world heritage railway...