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Disappointing trip to Kufri near Shimla

Disappointing trip to Kufri near Shimla

Kufri near Shimla, over the years, is a must- visit place for tourists coming to Shimla. This tourist season again lakhs of tourists will be visiting the place with much anticipation. After all, every travel operator and taxiwalla refers this place to one and all who visit Shimla. A quick search on Internet suggests that […]

Glorious Jalori: A Ride to Remember

Glorious Jalori: A Ride to Remember

“Where are you from?” asked the unassuming Bong in a pink half sweater. However disappointed I was with him, I had to answer, “From Delhi”. “Delhi to Jalori Pass on a bike?” pink half sweater couldn’t believe what he heard and gathered all his sweatered and mufflered family members to witness the wonder that I […]

The bedazzlement: Mandi and Prashar Lake

The bedazzlement: Mandi and Prashar Lake

Here is the first part of my trip report of the Mandi – Kullu – Manikaran – Kasol – Manali trip. The journey began on the night of  Friday the 28th when I got a call from my cousins asking me to pack my bags to Kullu for the Kullu Dusherra the next morning. It […]

Manali Travelogue

Manali Travelogue

We went to Chakki benk from Pune and picked up a taxi booked through the Himachal taxi union. The journey till Kangra was through some low, brown yet impressive hills with many dry rocky beds passing by. After Kangra we came across some very good views of snow capped peaks; sometimes they would come very […]

Karsog

Karsog

A long weekend looms in Shimla. It’s best to leave the town to the invaders: increasingly numerous, sometimes dirty, badly behaved tourists. How many houses and streets does it take before a town begins to be called a town? How many mazes of little streets and meeting squares, old houses and new? How many feet, […]

Travelogue; Shimla Spiti Manali

Travelogue; Shimla Spiti Manali

This is a travelogue covering a two week holiday in this region. The entire planning and logistics arrangement of the trip was based on the information published in various posts and forums of India Mike. Background : The genesis of this trip dates back to 2008. The original plan was to visit towards end of […]

Chandratal Lake

Chandratal Lake

Chandra Tal Lake is situated at a height of 4300 m and 6 km away from the Kunzum Pass in Lahaul & Spiti district of Himachal Pradesh, India. Boasting of a circumference of about 2.5 km, the deep blue-water of Chandra Tal Lake is the source of the Chandra river. I had just come back […]

Trip Report through Kinnaur and Spiti

Trip Report through Kinnaur and Spiti

It was a totally impulsive decision to travel to Kinnaur and Spiti. My husband and I were discussing how great our Ladakh trip last year had been, and suddenly, out of nowhere we were talking of going to Himachal Pradesh in a month’s time, taking advantage of holidays on two consecutive Mondays. We would need […]

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Pathetic Hygiene issues at Himachal Roadways Food Stop

A video on social media has gone viral over pathetic condition of a dhaba, food joint, where Himachal Roadways (HRTC) buses stop for dinner when plying between Delhi and various tourists towns of Himachal Pradesh. Irony is that these food joints are approved by Himachal Roadways top management. After repeated complaints from the people about […]