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Ahmedabad-7 places to visit

Written on July 7, 2014 in Blog

Experiance how it feels to be in outer space, see vintage cars, follow Gandhi’s footsteps and of course eat delicious Gujarati food. Ahmedabad ofers all this and much more! GANDHI ASHRAM A reminder of Gujarat’s eminent place in India’s freedom struggle, Gandhi Ashram is revered as the erstwhile home of Mahatma Gandhi, where he resided...

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4 Places to see around Shillong

Written on July 6, 2014 in Blog

Misty mountains of  Shillong Shillong is the capital of Meghalaya, one of the smallest states in India and home to the Khasis. It is the headquarters of the East Khasi Hills district and is situated at an average altitude of 5000 feet. 1. Shillong –  Standing Among Clouds and Rhythms  Be it the  musical blues or the...

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Ramoji FIlm City

Written on June 24, 2014 in Blog

Ramoji Film City, known for producing some of the best films in the country, is also the perfect entertainment destination for people of all ages. Ramoji Film City in Hyderabad is one of the world’s largest integrated film studios, and a popular tourist destination. Set up in 1996 by film producer Ramoji Rao, head of...

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Best Restaurants for BreakFast

Written on June 24, 2014 in Blog

Listen to your mother, and don’t skip breakfast. Not when there is so much to choose from. Lazy, extended breakfast are now a thing of holidays-a luxury, involving plenty of time, minimal effort, and preferably, a great view. Back home, the first meal of the day for most of us is instant coffee and toast,...

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Turtle Walk in Chennai with Olive Ridley’s

Written on June 5, 2014 in Asia

Increasing number of humans threating their nesting ground, the Olive Ridley Turtle may soon be extinct. Turtle walk and help save these hard-shelled beings. The moon was full and high, against the sandy beach and the air was uncharacteristic nippy for that time of year. Thirty college students in shorts, their bags filled with snacks,...

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Jantar Mantar in Delhi

Written on June 4, 2014 in Blog

Jantar Mantar  is one of the five ancient astronomical observatories in western and Northern India, offers amateurs and professionals ample opportunities to flex their photographic muscles. India is a nation that holds a special appeal to me as a professionals travel photographer. For anyone willing to get out and look around, the country has imme...

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Tea Gardens at Munnar, Kerala

Written on September 18, 2011 in Blog

Munnar is a hill that has been re-greened by tea gardens. Back in 1887, Munnar and surrounding hills were dense forests. In that year, the Englishman J D Murrow purchased the land from the ruler of Travancore. He cleared the forests and planted tea gardens in the clearings. Munnar is now a small town nestling...

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Ooty, Tamil Nadu

Written on September 16, 2011 in Blog

Udhagamandalam (Ooty)  is a town, a municipality and the capital of the Nilgiris district in the Indian state of Tamil Nadu. To feel the touch of nature, Ooty is a right spot for the lover of nature. It is located at a distance of 105 km away from Coimbatore. It sparkles with fresh vegetation and...

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Nohkalikai Falls at Cherrapunji, Meghalaya

Written on September 15, 2011 in Asia

Nohkalikai Falls is one of the taller waterfalls in Cherrapunji, Meghalaya. It makes a dramatic free leap from a fairly well-forested into a rocky base accompanied by a pretty blue pool.  As for the height of the Nohkalikai Falls, there are some rather outrageous claims about this falls being the 4th highest in the world...

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