5 lessons that only traveling-on-budget teaches you.
A red door This red door is the front door of Durpin Gompa, Kalimpong. When we visited the place (just before sunset), it was already closed. But the luminosity, the intricate detailing of the design-pattern and the mystery that every closed-and-massive door brings forth, gave me a nudge to click few pictures of it. … Continue reading 10 random things that made me happy last week
This a write-up listinng the over-hyped places in and around Darjeeling.
A quick trip to hill hamlet Samsing in West Bengal.
The smooth, pitch covered road alongside the haat ground took me by surprise as the last time I was here ( Dec 2015), the red dust of Birbhum engulfed the whole area causing coughing, sneezing and breathing problem to a large part of visitors. Another point I noticed that, creating a different parking lot few … Continue reading Why visit Shanibarer Haat? 5 reasons to go there this Saturday (if you are nearby)
Scorching heat? Check. Budget impediment? Check. Time constraint? Check. These were three major glitches before we zeroed on a nearby destination for mandatory ‘small’ outing in every 6 months. Purulia ticked off the checklist completely as when you don’t have money and time by your side; look for domestic (within your state) trips. When we … Continue reading A quintuple list of why you should visit Purulia