Madumalai elephants
Nagarhole-bisons
Sikkim-prayer flags

Dzongri Trek – West Sikkim

13/11/2018 Ashish Kaul 0

West Sikkim Something or the other must dominate in this region. The elements have to battle one another. And yet co-exist. Struggle for supremacy from a particular perspective, and harmonise […]

Hillary & Tenzing

Darjeeling & Mountaineering Ambitions

12/11/2018 Ashish Kaul 0

Ashish Kaul is a travel writer, a landscape and outdoor portrait photographer, a trekker and mountaineer. He has traversed many trails in the Himalayas as well as in the Nilgiris. […]

Koraigarh Fort

Koraigarh Fort in the Monsoons

29/10/2018 Xerxes Adrianwala 0

Brig (retd.) Xerxes P Adrianwalla spends a day in the monsoons driving from Lonavala past the many waterfalls that line the drive to walk up to Koraigarh fort. He recommends […]

thermals

Paragliding in Himalaya – Paragliding Odyssey

15/10/2018 Mark Wills 0

Will Marks is the author of a novel, “The Highway”, which was published in India in Jun 2004. Here he shares his paragliding experiences. Snow covered mountains ripple down to […]

hanging from the ledge

Mountaineering: Singalila Ridge

01/10/2018 Ashish Kaul 0

The Darjeeling hills were a part of Sikkim till the 18th century, when the Gurkha ambition to establish a trans-Himalayan empire rendered the original inhabitants, the lepchas, almost extinct. Later, […]