sikkim iris

Sikkim: an introduction

15/09/2020 Romola Butalia 0

Sikkim: an overview Wrapped in mists and clouds. A garden state with an incredible variety of orchids, rhododendrons, gladioli and a host of other flowers. Tumbling streams and torrents. Mountain […]

Chortens, Karcha Gompa
Goa shack on beach

Prayagraj erstwhile Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh

23/11/2018 admin 0

Prayagraj: An introduction Prayagraj, earlier called Allahabad, lies at the confluence of the Ganga (Ganges) and the Yamuna, two sacred rivers that have been cradles of the Indian civilisation. The […]


Destination Bihar State, Capital Patna

22/11/2018 admin 0

Like many ancient civilisations, the Indian way of life was also clustered around its magnificent rivers. Few rivers of the world have moulded the culture, economy and personality of the […]


Destination Chhattisgarh state, capital Raipur

17/11/2018 admin 0

Chhattisgarh – an introduction Chhattisgarh State is situated between Orissa and Jharkhand in the East and Madhya Pradesh and Maharashtra in the West. The state originally formed part of Madhya […]

Delhi walk

Delhi: Beyond the Seven Cities

27/09/2018 admin 0

Delhi, one of India’s fastest growing cities, has spread far beyond the “seven cities” created between the 13th and the 17th centuries. It has sprawled over the west bank of […]