Nepal: A Gateway to the Himalayas

Nepal is mostly sidestepped by travelers because they figure it’s an extension of India; it’s not. It is a paradise for trekkers and nature lovers, in fact the Himalayan range offers some of the best trekking opportunities in Asia. Nepal has eight of the 10 highest peaks in the world. People here are incredibly friendly and fun — even more if you learn a bit … Continue reading Nepal: A Gateway to the Himalayas

6 Tips For Travelling With Children

A vacation with your toddler can be fun — if you’re prepared. If not, can turn into a nightmare. These are some tips which have been very helpful to me in my travels with my daughter. 1) Plan ahead: Ask yourself what provisions you will need to have on hand to take care of any normal or special needs for the child. Remember, it is the airline’s … Continue reading 6 Tips For Travelling With Children

The Land of Lord Ram, Rameshwaram

Rameshwaram, as the name indicates is the holy place of Ram in the southern Indian state of Tamil Nadu, is one of the Four Dhams worshipped by Hindus. Rameshwaram is hallowed by the presence of Lord Shiva worshipped by Lord Rama, the seventh avatar of Lord Vishnu. In the Ramayana, this is the site from where the monkey army began to build the Ram Setu … Continue reading The Land of Lord Ram, Rameshwaram