TRAVEL

Vijay Vilas Palace

Let me start with a smooth and sweet intro from Wikipedia: “Vijaya Vilas Palace is the famous summer palace of Jadeja Maharao of Kutch located on sea-beach of Mandvi in Kutch, Gujarat, India. The construction of the palace completed in the year 1929. The mixture and mingling of architect and style of different regions of India can be distinctly seen in design & […]

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Aina Mahal & Parag Mahal

Aina Mahal (18th-century) and Parag Mahal (19th-century) are located next to each other in Bhuj, Gujarat, India. Built by Rao Lakhpatji and Rao Pragmalji II in 1761 and 1879 respectively. You will see several beautiful pieces and architectural details in both these Mahals ranging from marble adorned floors, intricate mirror work on walls, gilded ornaments, jali work and much more. Every inch you lay […]

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FASHION, TRAVEL

My memorable escapade to McLeod Ganj

So, this was my second trip to Himachal ( am hoping first of many many more to come ) after Shimla years ago. We drove from Delhi to McLeodGanj and the drive was nothing less than fascinating. The adventurous part started the moment we crossed Dharamshala and the roads started turning and twisting around making […]

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Valleys, Meadows & Pine Forest…

Vagamon is a hill station in Idukki district of Kerala, India. Far away from the loud city culture and maddening tourist crowds, this place gifts lush greenery and serenity to every visitor. It is one of the best offbeat hill stations I have seen so far, a great choice to unwind with your loved ones. The town is surrounded by valleys, […]

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TRAVEL

The Silent, Misty Hill Station of Idduki

When we planned our Kerala trip, we first looked for the obvious tourist destinations like Kochi & Munnar to see what we have been watching on everybody’s Instagram & Facebook posts. But then came a point when all these touristy destinations changed to places less explored and places that will comfort us with a cool […]

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