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Importance of Travelling

Importance of Travelling

  • July 24, 2017
  • Abhay Gupta

In my travel journey I have across many people keeping their travelling plans on hold; and when asked for a reason they say I want to travel but... I want to travel but... I don’t have time ? I want to travel but... I am not settled yet ? I want to travel but... I don’t hav [...]

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Monasteries  of Spiti Valley

Monasteries of Spiti Valley

  • May 24, 2017
  • Abhay Gupta

Nobody describes the Spiti Valley better than Rudyard Kipling when he says, “Surely the Gods must live here, this is no place for men.” Spiti Valley is more remote and desolate than its famed neighbor Ladakh. Spiti valley is home to 1000-year-old monasteries. The varied typ [...]

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Lost & hidden temples of Krimchi

Lost & hidden temples of Krimchi

  • May 4, 2017
  • Abhay Gupta

Gar firdaus bar-rue zamin ast, hamin asto, hamin asto, hamin asto" (If there's a heaven on earth, it's here, it's here, it's here) And where there is heaven there will be Gods, in fact for a Hindu guy it goes till 33 Cr. So no wonder there is this small village Krimchi in Udhampur district that one finds the [...]

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Chasing the ancient Civilization-Dholavira

Chasing the ancient Civilization-Dholavira

  • May 2, 2017
  • Abhay Gupta

History is a fascinating subject, which gives us insights about kings & queens and their civilizations. Reading through history books during my school days I used to visualize how these ancient people would have lived without any of the modern facilities. These school history books were my first encounter with the ancient human civilizations [...]

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Cambay Dreams: Gulf of Khambhat

Cambay Dreams: Gulf of Khambhat

  • May 1, 2017
  • Abhay Gupta

Geography was my favorite subject. Gulf is one of the feature etched in my memory apart from the mighty mountains, deep seas, and the vast deserts from my school days. After completing one of the most challenging and breathtaking Himalayan Shimla-Kinnaur-Lahaul-Spiti-Manali circuit, I thought of going for a short trip. At a d [...]

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