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Rishikesh

Rishikesh

Family trip to Rishikesh: an eye-opening experience By Akansha Negi Rishikesh is synonymous with serenity, fun, adventure, Ganga and Yoga, all at the same time. A family holiday in Rishikesh is one of the best ways to experience the unique destination differently. Having heard so much about the place, I made my mind to a plan a trip and bask in the sheer tranquility prevailing here. […]

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Reis Magos Fort

Reis Magos Fort

While most of the visitors to Goa spend their time at the beautiful and unending beaches, what they often miss out is the rich and interesting history Goa had witnessed. You can virtually live through this history and know more about it by visiting several forts that are built at strategic locations all over Goa. While the forts of Goa are very small compared to […]

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Sahasralinga Talav

Sahasralinga Talav

Sahasralinga Talav is an artificial reservoir that was built to collect and store water. Located in the dry region of Patan in Gujarat, Sahasralinga Talav was built considering the minute details of architecture, and the knowledge of water management system that was available during the period. While preserving water was the main reason to build this lake, it was also decided to bring a holy […]

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Tanzania

Tanzania

Tanzania is a beautiful country geographically located on the eastern side of Africa, just south of Equator. Tanzania is a very diverse country, and is a great destination for adventurists. The country hosts the highest mountain peak in Africa. It also has numerous species of wildlife in its national parks, and is a favourite among wildlife enthusiasts. You can also make a cultural visit to […]

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Charmadi Ghat

Charmadi Ghat

“Three Cheers for our group” shouted Shreyas. “Hip Hip……” “Hurrayyyy” “Hip Hip……” “Hurrayyyy” “Hip Hip……” “Hurrayyyyyyyyyyyyy” Since we made it to final destination of our eventful and memorable monsoon trek… Yes. We made it, despite heavy rain. We made it, even though it was dark. We made it, in spite of getting lost. We made it. It was 12:45pm and we were about to start […]

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Adalaj Stepwell

Adalaj Stepwell

Stepwells are unique structures that were built during the bygone era, primarily to store water. These structures were built in the semi-arid regions, and acted as primary source of water to the villagers residing nearby. Some of these stepwells also used to act as shelters to travellers, who used to escape the scotching heat of the mid-day sun. There are many stepwells in India, starting […]

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Modhera Sun Temple

Modhera Sun Temple

Located next to River Pushpavati, the small town of Modhera is quite popular for its 1000+ year old Sun Temple. The temple was built by King Bhimdev of the Solanki Dynasty in 1026-1027 AD. The Solankis used to worship Surya or Sun God, and are believed to be Suryavanshis (descendents of Sun God). Like most temples built during this period, the architecture of Sun Temple at […]

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Urby’s Premium Wallet for Men

Urby’s Premium Wallet for Men

The word ‘wallet’ started gaining a different meaning these days. With the rising of digital wallets, e-wallets and crypto-currency wallets, it seems strange to define the term to exactly what it meant few years back! Talking about physical wallets seems like a yesteryear’s topic. It was just few days back when one of my friends asked my opinion if the era of physical wallets is […]

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Aravalem / Harvalem Caves & Falls

Aravalem / Harvalem Caves & Falls

Goa is the smallest state in India and is popular for its beaches and parties. The state is so famous for its beaches that all the other places to visit gets hardly a mention. Goa has several natural, heritage and historical beauties that is worth exploring. One such place that perfectly categorizes as an offbeat destination of Goa is Aravalem. Aravalem, also spelled Harvalem, is […]

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Beaches of North Goa

Beaches of North Goa

Who hasn’t heard about the beaches of North Goa? In fact, for most, Goa is almost synonymous with beaches, parties and drinks, isn’t it? There are several beaches in Northern part of Goa. Some of them are quiet and serene, while others are famous for parties, dance and drinks. There are many that are tourist friendly, while others are very secluded. Many of them are […]

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