Delhi Student Found Alive In Himachal, Survived 8 days on spring water in Triund

Himanshu Ahuja a Delhi boy who got missing during a trek to Triund was finally found after a long rescue operation. The boy trekked along with 40 other students and some faculty members of the Maharaja Agarsen college Delhi. Image and story credit – Spring water survival Himanshu was left behind the group as he could not keep the pace the fellow travelers and on the way down he slipped and broke his foot. He stayed under a overhanging rock and used water from spring near to survive all these days. The member of rescue team told that it was… Read moreDelhi Student Found Alive In Himachal, Survived 8 days on spring water in Triund

10 Most Dangerous Roads in India

nathula pass most dangerous road

We all love to travel and explore new places. Sometimes we want to return to our favorite places. People travel for many reasons, to explore an exotic new destination or to take break from routine monotonous life or to know the other cultures of this diverse planet. Whatever be the reason, traveling gives us delightful experience and sometimes helps us in self discovery. Roads play significant role while traveling .Its most common and convenient modes of transportation. So today in this article I am going to tell you about 10 most dangerous roads in India. It takes us to our… Read more10 Most Dangerous Roads in India

Most Essential Things To Carry While Traveling To Kheerganga


Kheerganga is situated at an altitude of 2960m from sea level binding some picturesque beauty of the Himalayas. 12km trek to kheerganga falls under the easy category of difficulty level, half of which is normal walk till Rudranaag and another half is mild climb, covered with pine trees which soon open to the meadows of kheerganga. I have written number of articles on parvati valley and today in this article I will tell about the most essential things you need to carry while traveling to Kheerganga. When traveling to Himalayas especially if you are planning for trekking in parvati valley… Read moreMost Essential Things To Carry While Traveling To Kheerganga

Markha Trek Blog – Photography in the Himalayas by Kannan

Nimaling campsite along a tributary of the Markhs

I trekked along the Markha Valley in Aug 2013 with a guide – Dorje – whom I found from one of the travel agencies located on Changspa road in Leh. We did not carry tents or cooking implements and stayed at homes in the villages along the way. The highest point in the trek was Gongmaru La, 5250 m. During the trek, I saw only foreigners (other than the local guides and poney men) with the exception of one Indian woman who was traveling in a group. The trek over 6 days cost me Rs 9000 and this included the… Read moreMarkha Trek Blog – Photography in the Himalayas by Kannan

Best Time to Visit Manali for Snow Lovers!

best time for snowfall is january

Manali is among the most beautiful places in Himachal Pradesh. Snow capped peaks, gushing Beas river, walk on a Mall road and what more a person can ask for. When I was in Manali this year I was amazed to see how people were desperate about their visit to Rohtang pass, just to feel the chills of snow in their spine. Just Imagine yourself during the month of May – June stuck somewhere in central India where the average temperature ranges from 35-45 degree celcious and at same time here in Manali you can feel the coldness of Snow at… Read moreBest Time to Visit Manali for Snow Lovers!

How To Plan Your Trip To Leh Ladakh – Ultimate Guide

plan to leh ladakh in gypsy

Leh Ladakh is called paradise on earth because of its breath taking beauty, stunning landscapes covered with snow, calm and serene lakes, lush green pastures and barren deserts. Its raw beauty makes one fall in love with this place. It’s a trekker’s paradise and photographer’s dream. Leh- Ladakh is dream destination for many which can make you forget the world. It has something to offer to everybody. For adventure lovers, there are lots of fun activities like trekking, paragliding, river rafting etc to experience the adrenaline rush and excitement. For nature lovers, it’s the best place to see the nature… Read moreHow To Plan Your Trip To Leh Ladakh – Ultimate Guide

Pirdi – Heaven For River Rafting In Kullu

river rafting in kullu manali

Pirdi is a small village in Kullu – Manali highway and is often considered as heaven for river rafting in Kullu. Pirdi lies at a distance of 5km from Bhuntar (Airport) on the right bank of river Beas. Pirdi can also be referred as the oldest and the most amazing river rating point in Kullu due to its location. River rafting in Himachal Pradesh has emerged as one of the major adventure sports which thrills and amaze you at same time. I remember my trip in 2012 when I got to enjoy this daring adventure sport and believe me guys… Read morePirdi – Heaven For River Rafting In Kullu