Darjeeling






Steeped in Darjeeling

Sitting on a splinter-plagued bench outside a cement-and-mud hut under a magnolia tree, I watch a young woman with a sad, unguarded smile bend to offer me a yellowing porcelain cup without a handle. A…



Darjeeling’s First Forest Trail For Cyclists

It’s time for cyclists to gear up for Darjeeling’s new cycling trail through the pristine Senchal Wildlife Sanctuary. We’re talking about a 20 km trail dedicated to cyclists that runs under the shade of a…



Tiger Hill, Darjeeling

If you want to witness the first rays of sun hitting the twin peaks of Kangchenjunga, along with a panoramic view of Everest peeping through the peaks standing by its side, then Tiger Hills make…