Exploring the beauty of Dharamsala and McLeodganj

Though yesterday’s episode of reaching McLeodganj was full of surprises (Read the full episode here), from the moment we stepped in our hotel, we loved every minute of it. On day 5 of the trip, we woke up to the utter calmness and peace at Dharamkot. We got to know that it rained previous night…

Day 2: Amritsar & Dalhousie

Golden temple Day 2 at Amritsar was reserved completely for a visit to Harmandir Sahab, the Golden temple. Temple timings: Always Open. Best time to visit the temple would be during the early morning procession when the Guru Granth (Sikh holy Scriptures) is brought in from its resting place in Akal Takth to the temple…

Day 1- Amazing Amritsar

Finally, after a long wait, the day of the trip arrived!!!!!! All bags packed (Overpacked, I must say 😀 !!!!!), my husband and I met our friends at the airport. We started from Pune on an 11pm flight which reached Delhi at 1am and then took our connecting flight to Amritsar at 5am in the…

Punjab & Himachal Pradesh: The beginning

While the world was looking forward to the release of Avengers: Endgame and GOT episode 2, second last week of April for me was a week away from the daily routine 😀 After months of planning, we journeyed northern India for a span of 9 days and it turned out to be an incredible trip….

Weekend at Aurangabad

Destination weddings are wonderful opportunities to explore places that usually don’t feature on our travel lists. I received one such opportunity when my friend got married in Aurangabad late December last year.  My husband and I along with a friend and his wife started on a road trip to Aurangabad from Pune at around 7…

A day in Bangkok!!!!!!

Thailand holds a special place in my heart since it’s the first foreign land I stepped on and Bangkok in particular, since that’s the first city I visited in Thailand. This was the first international trip for my husband and me, so both of us were full of excitement, anxiety and were looking forward to…

Ramboda Waterfalls, Sri Lanka

There are so many pictures that I can think of for this week’s photo challenge- Liquid, but the most striking one out of all is Ramboda Waterfalls in the Nuwara Eliya district of Sri Lanka. This waterfall is ~350 feet high and situated in Ramboda village which is 28kms from Nuwara Eliya town. My husband…

A secluded beach near Kashid!!!! Very Unlikely !!!!!!

Kashid is a very popular beach in the North Konkan region of Maharashtra and one of the weekend getaway spots from Pune & Bombay. For Puneites, the closest beaches that can be visited in a day are in the Konkan region and out of all the beaches, Kashid tops the list! Personally, I am not…