Tag Archives: Himalayas

Experience Dharamkot with The Bunker Hostel

Reading Time: 10 minutes A Trip to Dharamkot – The Hippie Village On the crest of a hill above McLeodGanj, Dharamkot is a quaint village, oozing the Hippie Vibes, and offering panoramic views of the Kangra Valley and the Dhauladhar ranges.   This small town of Dharamkot also has the Vipassana meditation centre, Dhamma Shikara, as well as the …

Top 10 Things to Do in Bhutan – The Land of Thundering Dragon

Reading Time: 8 minutes Top 10 Things To Do In Bhutan – The Last Shangri La Bhutan – The Kingdom of Happiness remains unexplored, and unseen by millions of travellers till date, but is on the bucket list of a lot of people around the world. Read along to find the Top 10 Things To Do In Bhutan that …

A 7 Day Trip to Bhutan – The Last Shangri La

Reading Time: 9 minutes 7 Day Itinerary for Bhutan – The Last Shangri La  Bhutan, is the Land of Thunder Dragon, the Last Shangri La, a Kingdom unconquered by the world’s stresses, and a country with “literally” the happiest people in the world. This Last Shangri La remains unexplored, and unseen by millions of travellers. However, this 7-day itinerary …

Glasgow to Nepal – All you need to know before heading out

Reading Time: 3 minutes Glasgow to Nepal — 7 tips for a Bucket-List trip to the Himalayas At first glance, the connections between Glasgow and Nepal might not seem obvious. But there’s a well-attended Glasgow Nepalese Association, the city hosts a handful of Nepalese takeaways and curry houses and there are several Glaswegian yoga studios inspired by the Asian …

Leh Ladakh in Winters – 5 Reasons to visit and a 5 Day Itinerary

Reading Time: 5 minutes Leh Ladakh aka The Land of High Passes, a region in the state of Jammu and Kashmir, in the north of India, is not only a cold desert known for mesmerizing views and a vibrant culture, but is literally a little corner of Tibet marooned in the farthest reaches of India. The region of Leh …

7 Reasons Why Dharamshala Is The Best Place To Learn Yoga

Reading Time: 4 minutes 7 Reasons Why Dharamshala Is The Best Place To Join Yoga Classes Dharamshala is a wonderful place to visit if you’re on a soul-searching mission. It is deeply spiritual here and offers in-depth yoga experiences. There are a good few reasons for this. Many travelers will come to do their yoga teacher training in Dharamshala for …

Blossoms Village Resort – A Quaint Haven in the lap of the Himalayas

Reading Time: 5 minutes Little did I know that the 3 days I spent here at Blossoms Village Resort would be practically the last time for me to enjoy being in the lap of the Himalayas, before moving to Leeds to pursue my Masters in International Tourism. Somehow this trip wasn’t planned, it just happened, as I was busy …

McLeodganj for the Budget Traveler

Reading Time: 4 minutes McLeodganj is a very popular travel destination in Dharamshala. Being just 250 km (5 hours) journey from Chandigarh and around 475 km (9-10 hours) journey from Delhi, McLeodganj has become a hotspot for weekend trips and is usually jam-packed with tourists on long weekends.  McLeodganj has a lot to offer to all kinds of travelers …

20 Photos That Will Make Ladakh your Instagram Favorite Destination

Ladakh With ETLR Facebook

Reading Time: 8 minutes Who doesn’t like to get clicked, or post regular updates on Instagram? And when the location is as beautiful as Leh – Ladakh, it’s natural for both the photographer and model within you to come alive. We are recently back from a 9 day Road Trip with JustWravel, and believe me when I say that, …

A photo journey to Leh – Ladakh

Photo Journey to Ladakh FB

Reading Time: 7 minutes A trip to Leh Ladakh is there on every travelers bucket list, but not everyone is keen enough to take a road trip to Leh Ladakh – The Land of Passes. We recently took a road trip, with JustWravel,  to Leh Ladakh where we started off as 9 strangers but over the duration of the …

A long standing wish to visit the holy grail of trekker’s paradise, Sandakphu – finally ticked off my bucket list

Trek to Sandakphu

Reading Time: 9 minutes Well, I had been thinking, planning, speculating, urging friends to make this trip happen for the past 2-3 years, but was just not taking shape until this year. I finally decided to set out on a solo journey to tick off one item from my bucket list, that was a trek to Sandakphu, the highest …

The 7 day Leh – Ladakh Itinerary

The 7 days Ladakh Itinerary

Reading Time: 9 minutes Leh, the main town in the district of Ladakh, in Jammu and Kashmir, India is undoubtedly one of the most beautiful places in India. Being at a high altitude, the access remains restricted throughout the year, with roads blocked for as long as 6 months. The roads usually open up in the month of May till …

24 treks for 12 Months of the year – Part 2

24 Treks for the year

Reading Time: 15 minutes Check out these 12 treks in the Himalayas which you can do in the second half of the year. Do you know what all treks you can do in the first half of the year? Check it out here. July Stok Kangri One of the most fascinating places in India for trekking in the Himalayas …

24 Treks for 12 months of the Year – Part 1

Reading Time: 11 minutes 2016 was a life changing year for me. I quit my job and changed the stream all together, started this blog, traveled to and explored around 10 new places and moreover I did my first trek in May 2016 and that has changed me completely. Having started my trekking journey with Deoria Tal – Chandrashila in May …

5 places near Delhi to satisfy your Snow – lust

Reading Time: 4 minutes Check out these list of 5 places which are just a couple of hour’s drive away from Delhi but are perfect not only to capture the snowfall and satisfy your snow – lust during winters, but also perfect to escape the scorching Delhi heat in the summers.   Shimla Shimla also known as ‘The Summer Capital of …

Triund, McLeodganj – A Must Do Trek for beginners

Reading Time: 6 minutes   Triund, a ridge in the Kangra district in the state of Himachal Pradesh, India is definitely a must go to place for everyone who visits McLeodganj. It is at a height of 2,828 m and is a part of Dharamkot. Unlike McLeodganj where one can reach via Bus, one has to trek a minimum of 6 KM to …