Category: Travel

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Strolling around Binsar

As you can see in the photos taken in the course of our strolling around Binsar the ground is brown and dry, a far call from the lush green that recalls moss and moist...

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Traveling to Binsar Ecocamp

Getting to Binsar Ecocamp Happy New Year readers! We’re well into the New Year though and in case you’re wondering where I’ve been (just in case) I was travelling for the New Year. I’ll...

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12 lessons I learnt in 2016

The first lesson I learnt in 2016 Feeling self consciousness when it comes to being photographed has always been a bit of an unsurmountable problem for me. My youngest daughter is a fabulous photographer...

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Ziro is remote #AtoZChallenge

World Heritage Site Ziro The legendary beauty of the Ziro Valley in Arunachal Pradesh beckons  despite the difficulties of getting there. The journey involves long drives on bumpy roads and it’s at an altitude of...

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Yercaud and coffee #AtoZChallenge

Cinnamon trees, coffee plantations and oranges I’d like someone to bottle that fragrance for me. What I imagine to be the scent of Yercaud. Yercaud is a hill station at 4970 ft in Salem...

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Xeldem, Goa #AtoZChallenge

X is for Xeldem Congratulate me! I found a place beginning with X. It is Xeldem in Goa and it’s a mere 52 km from Panaji Taluk Name : Quepem District : South Goa State : Goa...

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Wokha, Nagaland #AtoZChallenge

Mount Tivi and Amur Falcons at Wokha The third largest town in the state of Nagaland after Dimapur and Kohima. It’s a land of beautiful mountain ranges and rivers, famous for its vibrant dances...

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Valley of Flowers #AtoZChallenge

What is the Valley of Flowers? The Valley of Flowers is a national park in the Western Himalayas in the state of  Uttarakhand. It’s famous for its charming meadows of alpine flowers. Apart from...

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Unnao, where women are in power #AtoZChallenge

The main reason I want to visit Unnao Unnao, a district in the state of Uttar Pradesh has an all women administration since February 2016. Unnao is the headquarters of Unnao district in the...

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Triund-Trek #AtoZChallenge

Triund-Trek Come summer and I can think only of the mountains and how soon I can escape hot and dusty Delhi to the green foothills of the Himalayas where the outcrops of rock topped...

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