Mukhteshwara & Raja Rani temple at Bhubaneswar

Mukhteshwara temple and the Raja Rani temple are two ancient temples built around 10th century and have gained a reputation of having some best stone sculptural work among the temples in India.

Konark: The Black Pagoda in Odisha

I am back with my first post of 2017. I  wish you had a great start to the new year and welcomed it by enjoying to the fullest. My first destination of 2017 is a ruined 12th century temple in Puri district of Odisha – The sun temple of Konark. Konark Temple is an eerie place…

Looking back on 2016

2016 was an excellent year for me both personally and professionally. After a disastrous 2015 which perhaps was the worst year in personal terms, 2016 was full of excitement, love and happiness. I visited 5 states in 2016 and ticked off some major destinations in my ever extending bucket list.

Visiting the Sino-Indian border at Nathula

Nathula located at 14000 feet is one of the three trading border posts between India and China; the other two being Lipulekh in Uttarakhand and Shipkila in Himachal Pradesh. It is on the famous silk route which has been used for trade between India and China, extending to Arabia, southern Europe and Persia, for over…

Local sightseeing of Gangtok on Day 2

Gangtok, the capital of Sikkim is small hill station located in the lap of the mighty Himalayas. Its favourable weather and pristine natural beauty makes it a top tourist destination in the country. There are some features of Gangtok like its stepped buildings, excellent footpath network, market place, delicious Nepali and Tibetan food and the enchanting…

Merry Christmas

Wishing all my viewers a wonderful Christmas. May Santa bring you lots of happiness and prosperity. Enjoy your holidays.. Let peace prevail.. God bless ALL..