A Journey to the Centre of the Earth: Exploring the Mysteries of Hang Son Doong

A land of breathtaking landscapes, where cascading rice terraces pave the way to limestone-isles and smooth golden sand dunes. Where rivers and water bodies crisscross in a bewildering maze, and rice paddies abound amongst the flowing streams. A land rich with cultural and historical complexity, Vietnam is home to dynamic megacities and lesser-explored hill-tribe villages. […]

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She Summits 2019

The coastal seaport city of Vancouver, Canada has a reputation for being the ideal spot for adventure sporting activities. Whether it’s surfing, sailing, skiing, snowboarding, hiking, mountain biking or climbing, the city of Vancouver has got it all. Earlier this month, this vibrant city of thrill and adventure played host to the She Summits festival, […]

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Haunted Happenings in Salem Massachusetts

When the moon rises high above the darkened city, a costumed cavalcade will march forth, flooding the streets in a masqueraded parade of goblins, fairies, creatures and spooks. The same challenge hangs on each breath as you answer the deafening knock on your door; Trick, or Treat? All Hallows Eve is upon us, and the […]

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Kyrgyzstan: The Hidden Gem of Asia

Journey with us, as we discover a nation frozen in time, where the world seems to rotate at a slower pace, where nature reigns unchallenged, untouched by the sullied hand of modern innovation. Untarnished mountainscapes beckon from beyond the sharp edges of crags and ridges, while rolling summer pastures spread out below, stretching on for […]

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The Nomadic Tsaatan Reindeer Tribes of Mongolia

Secreted away in a quiet corner of Northern Mongolia, canvas tents dot the sprawling extents of the tundra. You dismount your horse, exhausted from having travelled long hours and endless miles into the Taiga. Everywhere you look, enormous grey and white reindeer stand grazing, wandering, tied to trees and sticking their noses into tents that […]

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NENETS OF THE NORTH

The Nenets are an indigenous people inhabiting northwestern Russia. Descendants of people inhabiting Siberia, they are reindeer pastoralists, fishermen and hunters of the tundra. Vijesh Kumar Raju – a photographer based out of Munich, along with his friend Navak Gupta visited the Nenets as a part of their personal project to connect with the reindeer […]

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ACROSS THE UNIVERSE — TURNING BACK TIME AT THE BEATLES ASHRAM IN RISHIKESH

ACROSS THE UNIVERSE — TURNING BACK TIME AT THE BEATLES ASHRAM IN RISHIKESH TRAVEL | THE BEATLES ASHRAM Himani Gupta Rishikesh — the ‘Yoga Capital of the World’ offers a popular slice of history from the Himalayan foothills. Meandering along Ganges River, the city has become a global melting pot of cultures over the years, where the East meets West. […]

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POETRY ON WHEELS: Meet The Duo Running India’s First Travelling Poetry Library & Bookstore

POETRY ON WHEELS: Meet The Duo Running India’s First Travelling Poetry Library & Bookstore SPOTLIGHT | POEMS ON THE ROAD Himani Gupta Poetry speaks a language that strikes chords and fuels imaginations. In the words of the literary giant William Wordsworth,” Poetry is the spontaneous overflow of powerful feelings.” Now imagine, if poems literally travelled, before ensnaring you in their delight! Yes! India’s got its […]

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STOPPING OVER AT THE CLOSENBERG HERITAGE HOTEL IN GALLE

STOPPING OVER AT THE CLOSENBERG HERITAGE HOTEL IN GALLE TRAVEL | CLOSENBERG Himani Gupta Galle is located on the southwest tip of Sri Lanka. A UNESCO World Heritage Site and an ideal place to witness Singhalese culture, this historic city is one of the most popular tourist attractions of Lanka. Dutch colonial buildings, Portuguese heritage, ancient mosques […]

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6 ADVENTURE SPORTS THRILLS TO TRY IN BHUTAN

6 ADVENTURE SPORTS THRILLS TO TRY IN BHUTAN Adventure Sports | Bhutan Himani Gupta The land of the Thunder Dragon – Bhutan, is blessed with a dramatic landscape. Despite being a landlocked country in South Eastern Asia, its landscape ranges from subtropical plains to steep Himalayan mountains and valleys. Bhutan is also known for its spiritual serenity, […]

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