The other side of the Himalayas

A guide to lesser-known scenic hill stations and treks in the Himalayas Ninety per cent of visitors to the Indian Himalayas keep visiting the same 10 per cent of places, over and over again. Pilgrimages…


My Kind of Place: Gangtok, Sikkim, India

Why Gangtok? Wedged between Tibet to the north, Nepal to the west and Bhutan to the east, Sikkim is an isolated little Indian state high in the Himalayas. Until as recently as 1975, it was…




5 best river-rafting spots in India

With the monsoons setting in soon, get geared for some adventure. And we don’t mean navigating puddle-filled potholes… From Himachal Pradesh to Maharashtra, the most thrilling river-rafting spots in India. If river-rafting has remained one…