Blog on India ! 100's of tourism attractions in India described. Tons of photographs and maps. Travel directions. Off the beaten tracks. History, Heritage , Nature , Wildlife and much more.....
The name India is short and crisp. Hiding in that short name is a giant and diverse country.
Traditionally Bengaluru ( Bangalore) was known for its wide shady avenues , relaxed lifestyle and cooler climate.
Maharashtra has the largest number of World Heritage Sites in India. From the lofty heights of the Rajabai Towers in Mumbai one can overlook the city of Mumbai bustling with pace.
Kerala is often described as the God’s Own Country. Wayanad must be its capital!
Delhi, located in the heart of India is the capital of the country. In some way this sprawling city represents the whole complexity and paradoxes of Indian a concise area.
During the days of Akbar, the most prominent of the Mughal emperors, Fatehpur Sikri was the capital of Mughal India. However after his death the city had been abandoned. Fatehpur Sikri carries that eerie look even today!
Ajanta & Ellora are a lot larger and overwhelming than you would have imagined. A little preparation can make your sightseeing insightful, memorable, and satisfying.
Ernakulam, on the edges of the Arabian Sea, is the business capital of Kerala.
Kerala is distinctively unique compared to its larger neighboring states.
Mahabalipuram at a distance about 60km south of Chennai is a UNESCO World Heritage Site in India.
Thanks to its many hundreds of years of history & heritage the state's tourist map includes old capitals, forts, palaces, monuments and more. Also Karnataka is home to many wildlife sanctuaries, waterfalls and mountains.
And finally when you make it to Coorg, you find everything changed in one stroke. The air is cold and misty. The smell is predominantly of coffee, but still with a hint of dried ginger, cardamom and orange in that order.