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Blog posts May 2015

Travel Photo of The Week : Shanti Stupa Leh

May 31, 2015

shanti stupa leh

Shanti Stupa Leh | Image Resource : wikimedia.org

Being an important tourist destination in Leh, the Shanti Stupa is a Buddhist temple that is situated on a hill top. The location provides a panoramic view of the surrounding landscape. This white-domed stupa was founded in the year 1985 and i…

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Gulmarg : The Dreamy Meadow of Flowers

May 29, 2015

View from Gulmarg | Image Resource : wikimedia.org

My visit to Gulmarg was a spectacular one and it  is among the most popular hill stations in India and has been frequented by tourists since the Mughals as a recluse from the summer heat in Northern India. It is also very close to Line of Con…

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The Sheshnag Lake: Beauty That Is Divine

May 22, 2015

The Sheshnag Lake is among the most popular tourist destination the Kashmir Valley. The beauty of the lake has been vividly described not only by Indian poets but also many foreign authors and poets. It is also a religious destination for thousands of Hindus and in that sense is also a symbol of rel…

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Travel Photo of The Week: Centaur Lake View Hotel Srinagar

May 20, 2015

Centaur Lake View Hotel Srinagar

Centaur Lake View Hotel Srinagar

The most chosen hotel in Srinagar is the Centaur Lake View Hotel. The hotel provides amazing facilities and services to all its guests. Most tourists prefer this hotel as it is situated in areas making most tourist hotspots easily accessible. Well-furnished ro…

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Nishat Bagh: The Garden of Delight and Joy

May 18, 2015

Nishat Bagh is the second largest and one among the many Mughal Gardens in the Kashmir Valley. The Mughals had a love affair with gardens in the early part of the 17th century when they successively built two grand gardens the Nishat Bagh and the Shalimar Bagh. 

The Nishat Bagh and the Shalimar …

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Travel Photo of The Week: Rangdum Monastery Jammu And Kashmir

May 15, 2015

Rangdum Monastery Jammu And Kashmir

Rangdum Monastery Jammu And Kashmir | Image Resource: wiki2.org

The Rangdum Monastery is a Buddhist monastery that is situated in Ladakh, Jammu and Kashmir. The monastery was built over two hundred years ago and it houses more than thirty monks. It is situated on top of a steep sugarloaf hil…

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Dal Lake: The Crowning Jewel of Srinagar

May 13, 2015

Dal Lake is an urban lake in the city of Srinagar which has captured the imagination of men and women of all generations for many centuries now. The Dal Lake was extensively developed and brought to the splendour that we observe today during the reign of the progressive Mughal emperor Jahangir. 

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Travel Photo of The Week: Khilanmarg Kashmir

May 11, 2015

Khilanmarg Kashmir

Khilanmarg Kashmir | Image Resource: wikipedia.org

Khilangmarg is a beautiful valley situated in Kashmir that is carpeted with colorful flowers in the spring. The valley offers a breathtaking view of the peaks that are in its surroundings. It is most beautiful when it is covered with snow th…

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A Journey With Unending Possibilities Begins: Surat To Jammu Train

May 9, 2015

I am a working woman living in Surat and my routine is tightly packed on any average day like many other working class women. Hence, it is important that every once in a while we give ourselves a break and go around the country exploring unending possibilities. Travelling creates a healthy flow of i…

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Tips for making your family vacation enjoyable

May 6, 2015

I love travelling with family. Its kind of a bonding time for me and my family; minus the work pressure and chores. So, I consider it really important and plan in the best way possible. In this blog post, I would be sharing some of the pointers that will help you plan better family vacations.

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Travel Photo of The Week: Buddha Purnima Wishes

May 4, 2015

Buddha Purnima Wishes

Buddha Purnima Wishes | Image Resource: santabanta.com

The festival Buddha Purnima, also known as Vesak is celebrated every year based on the Asian lunisolar calendar. This holiday observed festival is celebrated in different countries such as Sri Lanka, Bhutan, Bangladesh and India on diffe…

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