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Rishikesh by the Ganges, India

The origin point of Marine Drive

Located in the foothills of the Himalayas, Rishikesh, known as the ‘Valley of Saints’, is a town in the northern state of Uttarakhand. Along with the pilgrimage town of Haridwar and the state capital Dehradun, it forms the nerve-centre of the booming tourism industry in the state. In fact, the geographical proximity of these three towns plays a significant role ... Read More »

Shimla – The Queen of Hills

Christ Church at Night

For the Britons, it was the summer capital. For Indians, Shimla is one of the most popular tourist destinations in the country, and one of the top hill-stations in terms of tourism. Shimla is the capital of the northern state of Himachal Pradesh, and its scenic beauty has attracted tourists for decades and will continue to do so. Shimla is ... Read More »

Amalgamation of Culture and Modernization – Timphu

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  Thimphu is the capital city of The Land of the Thunder Dragon, or as it is commonly known, Bhutan. It is a small, happy country tucked away in the Eastern Himalayas, with a rich and expressive culture. It is perhaps one of the few countries that have managed to retain their traditions and old-world charm inspite of the technological ... Read More »

Lovely Leh, Jammu and Kashmir – Crown of India

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Geography shows that the state of Jammu and Kashmir is the crown of India, and consists of Jammu, Kashmir Valley and Ladakh. Each region is popular for its own charms, be they the shrines of Jammu or the natural beauty of Kashmir. Ladakh, however, is home to a different sort of charisma altogether. Nestled in between the Kunlun range on ... Read More »