8 best places to celebrate Diwali in India with Gozo

Dev Deepawali (Varanasi) The Dev Deepavali (“the Diwali of the Gods” or “Festival of Lights of the Gods”) is the festival of Kartik Poornima celebrated in Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh, India. It falls on the full moon of the Hindu month of Kartika (November – December) and takes place fifteen days after Diwali. The steps of all the ghats on the riverfront of the Ganges River, from Ravidas Ghat at the southern end … Continue reading 8 best places to celebrate Diwali in India with Gozo

Hawa Mahal; The Palace of Winds

  Brimming with royal palaces, old forts and their rich historic cultures, Rajasthan boasts an interesting one amongst them all; the Hawa Mahal. Hawa Mahal, translated to the “Palace of Winds” is located in the Pink city, Jaipur. It was designed by Lal Chand Ustad, also the renowned architect of the city of Jaipur and … Continue reading Hawa Mahal; The Palace of Winds

Watch out for these common taxi scams…

Here is a checklist of some common taxi scams and things to do and things to avoid when traveling outstation or long-distance by taxi in India. Taxi meter broken  When traveling within the city, drivers will either refuse to use the taxi meter or claim that its broken. At the end of the they will try to … Continue reading Watch out for these common taxi scams…

Travel Plan with Gozocabs Taxi – Gangtok 03 Nights | Lachung 01 Night | Pelling 01 Night | Darjeeling 02 Nights

Gangtok 03 Nights / Lachung 01 Night / / Pelling 01 Night / Darjeeling 02 Nights Itinerary Duration: 08 Days / 07 Nights Day 01 Arrival and Transfer to Gangtok – Our representative will be there to receive the Guest at New Jalpaiguri Railway Station (NJP) / Bagdogra Airport (IXB) / Tenzing Norgay Bus Stand … Continue reading Travel Plan with Gozocabs Taxi – Gangtok 03 Nights | Lachung 01 Night | Pelling 01 Night | Darjeeling 02 Nights

Different forms of Holi – Dol Jatra

  In Bengal and Odisha, Dol Purnima or Dol Jatra (Bengali: দোল যাত্রা); is a major festival. This festival is dedicated to Sri Krishna. On this auspicious day, an image of Krishna, richly adorned and besmeared with colored powder (Abir in Bengali), is taken out in procession, in a swinging palanquin, decorated with flowers, leaves, … Continue reading Different forms of Holi – Dol Jatra

Different forms of Holi – Kumaoni Holi

  Kumauni or Kumaoni Holi (कुमाँऊनी होली), is the historical and cultural celebration of the Hindu festival of Holi in the region of Kumaon, Uttarakhand, India. It is one of the most important festivals for the Kumauni people as it signifies not only the victory of good over evil but also end of the winter … Continue reading Different forms of Holi – Kumaoni Holi

Different forms of Holi – Phoolon ki Holi

On the Ekadashi before Holi, the Banke Bihari temple at Vridnavan celebtrates a unique Holi which is not celebrated with conventional dry or wet colors, but with flowers, and hence the name Phoolon wali holi (Flowers’ Holi) The gates of the temple open around 4pm and the Flower’s Holi starts right after that. However, unlike … Continue reading Different forms of Holi – Phoolon ki Holi

Ahmedabad: City Of The Count-Down Clocks

Ahmedabad (Amdavad) is the capital of Gujarat and is one of the most important cities in Western India. As a city, Ahmedabad comes across an erratic combination of the old and new. A bustling metropolis with rich pre-Mughal heritage, Ahmedabad prides itself by serving some of the most delicious vegetarian recipes in the world via … Continue reading Ahmedabad: City Of The Count-Down Clocks

Amritsar- The City Of Golden Temple

  Amritsar is synonymous with the Golden Temple, the holiest of shrines in Sikhism. Whether you see its spires seemingly ablaze as they catch the first rays of the sun, or walk its marbled corridors in still of night, this is a temple inspires awe and reverence and invites you to be enveloped by the … Continue reading Amritsar- The City Of Golden Temple

Mcleodganj : In search for tranquility

A suburb of Dharamshala and aslo referred as the Upper Dharmashala, the small hill-station of McleodGanj has its fame worldwide for catering the residential needs of his Holiness The Dalai Lama. A hub for the Tibetan ethnicity, traditions and Buddhism; Mcleodganj has an exquisite ambiance that makes your trip to this place etched in your … Continue reading Mcleodganj : In search for tranquility

Northeast Diaries E06 : Tawang – A Heaven on Earth

On the westernmost part of Arunachal Pradesh lies a stunning land having a continuous chain of hills and mountains. Physically bounded by Tibet to the North, Bhutan to the South-west and the Sela mountain ranges in the east, Tawang is a place to set your trip. Well connected through roads from Guwahati (capital of Assam), … Continue reading Northeast Diaries E06 : Tawang – A Heaven on Earth

Dropping off by the Devbhoomi – Srinagar, Uttarakhand

Portraying both the past and present of the Garhwal region of the Uttarakhand state, the city of Srinagar has the credibility to brag about its burgeoning myth, mystery, antiquity and the epic poems of the passed times. Having its mention in spiritual and religious texts and verses, the city dominated with mountain-scapes and crisscrossed hills … Continue reading Dropping off by the Devbhoomi – Srinagar, Uttarakhand

Northeast Diaries E05 : Guwahati – Gateway of the Northeastern India

Perhaps the most common name in our knowledge that happens to represent the whole of northeastern India is the city of Guwahati. Serving as a pathway to all the dwellers going to the other places of interests in this region of India, Guwahati city is a hub for all your solutions. Entertaining a busy crowd … Continue reading Northeast Diaries E05 : Guwahati – Gateway of the Northeastern India

The 5 must-visit backpacking destinations in India.

If you can travel in India, then you can travel anywhere  –Anonymous Travelling in India is very much a good blend of good and bad, happy and evil experiences. While it is challenging at times, it also encouragingly inspiring in some other part of your travel days. Despite the growing urbanization and industrialization in our … Continue reading The 5 must-visit backpacking destinations in India.