Pench National Park | Madhya Pradesh

Madhya Pradesh is known for National Parks and many must have visited Kanha Or Bhandhavgardh. Pench National Park is divided between Madhya Pradesh (MP) and Maharashtra. Most of the stay options of Pench are located in MP part. We planned a long weekend trip to Pench during summer time before the forest department closes downContinue reading “Pench National Park | Madhya Pradesh”

Amusement Parks in Dubai

Dubai keeps changing and keeps adding new things to their city. Amusement parks in Dubai are the latest additions to the city which give travellers many more reasons to travel to Dubai and do various activity than stick to a basic itinerary. I have travelled to Dubai, 6 times, in the last 7 years andContinue reading “Amusement Parks in Dubai”

Journey to Everest Base Camp

Yes, it was in my mind for sometime and after 6 months of planning, we finally decided to go for Everest Base Camp. Me along with my 3 family members, made the decision to test our strength of mind and body. Even before we decided to say yes to the tour operator, we read coupleContinue reading “Journey to Everest Base Camp”

Mahabaleshwar, Maharashtra

Monsoon is good time for weekend trip and nothing sounds better than trip to Mahabaleshwar, a hill station near Mumbai. Compare to Lonavala or Khandala, Mahabaleshwar has more to offer and good weather to enjoy your time amongst the cloud. Approximately 7 hour drive from Mumbai, Mahabaleshwar is in the Satara region of Maharashtra. TheContinue reading “Mahabaleshwar, Maharashtra”

Saputara, Gujarat

Most of the hill stations around Mumbai require minimum of 3 days holiday. One of such hill station is Saputara. Situated on the border of Maharashtra and Gujarat, Saputara is small hill station offering nature, quietness and good food options (since it is located in Gujarat). Saputara is famous for its lake, around which youContinue reading “Saputara, Gujarat”

Photo Journey to Soma Vine Village, Nasik

I have previously been to Sula Vineyards and during that trip, I wanted to stay in their accommodation called Beyond By Sula. When I got a chance to visit Nasik again, I made sure that I stay in a property which is overlooking the Vineyards. Beyond by Sula is now owned by Soma and namesContinue reading “Photo Journey to Soma Vine Village, Nasik”

Borneo Island – East Malaysia Itinerary

Sharing East Malaysia Itinerary for 7 Days located in Borneo rainforest. The world’s third largest island, Borneo island, is shared by three countries, Indonesia with largest part, Malaysia and Brunei with a small part of the land. The Malaysian part is called as East Malaysia.  aka East Coast Malaysia East Malaysia is divided into twoContinue reading “Borneo Island – East Malaysia Itinerary”

Coorg, Karnataka

Coorg, also known as Coffee Capital is a region in Southern part of Karnataka. If you are a coffee lover, Coorg is must visit place for you. One of the best coffees in India comes from this region. View as you ride across Coorg Coorg is located on height and you will find many coffeeContinue reading “Coorg, Karnataka”

Dubare Elephant Camp, Coorg

One of the top attractions in Coorg, the land of coffee, is Dubare Elephant Camp. In Nilgiri region, you will encounter many Elephant and Dubare is one of the place where they look after elephants. If you have been to places like Kerala and Sri Lanka, Dubare Elephant Camp is also something similar. It isContinue reading “Dubare Elephant Camp, Coorg”

Road Trip across Karnataka

On my last trip, I realised that the best trips are those taken on the road. We started our road trip journey from Bangalore to first stop in Mysore, second one in Bandipur and then moving on to Coorg as our last destination. In between, we had an option to take a stopover in Kabini,Continue reading “Road Trip across Karnataka”

Photo Journey to Coffee Plantation Walk, Coorg

Being in coffee estate and don’t opt for a walk around the estate will be a shame. Coorg is known as Coffee capital, you will find Coffee plantation in each and every part of Coorg. Whether it is small estate or big, the smell of coffee will make you go on a walk around orContinue reading “Photo Journey to Coffee Plantation Walk, Coorg”

Photo Journey to Madumalai National Park

The extension of Bandipur National Park in Tamil Nadu region is called Madumalai National Park. Since we were staying in Bandipur for a day, we thought of going to Madumalai National Park for the afternoon safari. From Our hotel in Bandipur to the border of both the state, Karnataka and Tamil Nadu, we went inContinue reading “Photo Journey to Madumalai National Park”

Do’s and Don’t in a Zoo

Mysore Zoo is one of the biggest Zoos in India. It is also well maintained. Even after so much of an effort by the Government and Zoo keepers, the attraction fails to maintain international standard and that is only because of the public who visit the Zoo. Whether they are educated or illiterate or even schoolContinue reading “Do’s and Don’t in a Zoo”

Bandipur National Park, Karnataka

Nilgiri Biosphere Reserve once used to be hunting Reserve for Maharajas of Kingdom of Mysore. Now the entire region is spread across 3 states, Bandipur National Park in Karnataka, Madumalai National Park in Tamil Nadu and Wayanad National Park in Kerala. All National parks together Reserve the endangered species and flora of Nilgiri Biosphere. DuringContinue reading “Bandipur National Park, Karnataka”

Bornean Sun Bear Conservation Centre, Sandakan

Neighbor to Sepilok Orang Utan Rehabilitation Centre is the Bornean Sun Bear Conservatory. This conservatory is built to rescue, cure and free the Sun Bear, again a species which is under the threat of extinction. Borneo is an island of all those wonderful wildlife who gets back seat in developing and developed countries. The placesContinue reading “Bornean Sun Bear Conservation Centre, Sandakan”

Sepilok Orang Utan Rehabilitation Centre

When in Borneo, if you don’t encounter Orang Utan, then your trip is not complete. In the entire region of Sabah, you have many places where you can meet them in their natural habitat. The best place will be the Tabin Wildlife Reserve. For people like me, who have limited days to travel, we haveContinue reading “Sepilok Orang Utan Rehabilitation Centre”

Labuk Bay Proboscis Monkey Sanctuary, Sepilok

Labuk Bay Proboscis Monkey Sanctuary located approximately 20-30 minutes from Sepilok and 45 minutes from Sandakan City is a sanctuary for preserving Proboscis Monkey. The increasing plantation of Palm Oil Tree in Borneo is endangered many species. One of such species of Monkey is Proboscis Monkey. They are also called Long Nose Monkey due toContinue reading “Labuk Bay Proboscis Monkey Sanctuary, Sepilok”

Kinabatangan River Cruise, Sandakan

The one of the rare sight in Borneo is that of Pygmy Elephant, world’s smallest elephant. The only place where your chances of seeing them more is on the Kinabatangan River. Opt for a stay at the lodge at Kinabatangan River and go on a river cruise ride in the morning and evening to increaseContinue reading “Kinabatangan River Cruise, Sandakan”

Mt. Kinabalu Park and Poring Hot Spring, Ranau

The highest mountain in Sabah and in Malaysia is Mt. Kinabalu at approximate height of 4,096 meters above sea level. The first thought which came into my mind – I want to climb this mountain. As days passed and I did my research, I realised that climbing the mountain is not as simple as IContinue reading “Mt. Kinabalu Park and Poring Hot Spring, Ranau”