MAGICAL WONDERLAND OF KALPA FROM THE GRAND SHAMBALA

Imagine brownish-green landscape turning into sheets of white within minutes. And this spectacle coming alive on the Kinnaur Kailash range as I watch from the balcony of my home away from home…

TOP 10 THINGS TO DO IN COLMAR, FRANCE

Colorful candy-like half timbered houses greet you when you reach the quaint town of Colmar. Straight out of a picture book, it’ll make you feel like a kid again…

BEST PLACES TO VISIT IN SAMARKAND

Did you know Genghis Khan demolished this city in the 13th century? And Timurlane made it his capital, restoring the glory of what was once called Maracanda by the Greeks…

TIBET TRAVEL GUIDE ~ TOUR AGENCY SELECTION

If Tibet is on your mind, then picking the right tour agency is a must, even if you love planning the trip yourself. The Chinese government states that as an imperative so finding good partners allows you to co-create your…

11 DAYS IN TIBET ~ CRAFTING THE ITINERARY

If one wanted to re-live even a paragraph from its rich cultural narrative, Tibet Autonomous Region (TAR) is what is available today to a traveler, that too in parts…