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QuoraED: How Have You Started A Conversation With A Stranger While Travelling

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What To Explore, What To Do, Places To Visit When In Bangalore

In a city like Bengaluru, the race is against the clock. People native to the city – who spend their entire lives here –...

Things You Never Knew About One of India’s Biggest Monsoon Festivals

India is a land of festivals and celebration. In every nook and corner of the country, people are rejoicing and celebrating a festival or...
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The Paradise Destination For Those On A Budget: Dubai

When one says a budget holiday, a couple of destinations come to mind, but it is Dubai that sticks out more than any other. Sure...
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We LivED It: Mountaineering – The Must Do Thing In Mt. Abu

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Local Deity Orders Closure Of Joints In Village Famous For Hashish In Himachal Pradesh

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Will The Proposed Tetelia-Shillong via Byrnihat Railway Project Save North East?

The planned railway from Tetelia in Assam to Shillong in Meghalaya, via Byrnihat, is both a blessing as well as a nightmare for the...
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4 Places In India That Can Beat Any Exotic Travel Destination

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Visit This Economical Resort in Jaipur For The Ultimate Rajasthani Experience, We LivED It

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Most Famous Streets Of India & The Trivia Behind Them

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5 Travel Apps That Are A Must For Indian Travellers

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Summer Vacay: Plan The Perfect Holiday Ever At Marina Bay

Summers are here and that could only mean one thing: it's time for summer vacay! Now, before you go crazy deciding where to go,...

A Mystery From Tripura That You Might Never Have Heard About

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Things Not To Miss On Your Trip To Iceland 

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Goa Is Not At All Like They Show You In Movies

As I write this, I am sitting on a bed in my hotel room in the land of cheap booze, feni, beaches and Russians,...
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6 Airplane Hacks That Will Give You A Better Experience Without Paying A Butt...

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Traveling Is For The Privileged So Stop Your Travel Snobbery

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Folktales Of The Untouched Paradise – Sikkim; Part 2

In continuation of my Part One where I mentioned that I visited Sikkim this summer and belonging to an army background, I went on my own merry...
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Folktales Of The Untouched Paradise – Sikkim; Part 1

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The Puri Or Jagannath Rath Yatra: We Demystified It

Every year on Ashad Dwitiya (Months of June-July), one of the biggest festivals of Puri, Orissa is organized which is called the Jagannath Rath...
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How To Pack When Going On A Multi-Region Trip

Travelling is always an exhilarating experience and it all starts from the very first thought of wanting to go somewhere. Afterward, every step makes its...

The Day I Was Chased By A Brown Bear In Foot-Deep Snow

I belong to a fairly remote village in Pauri, Uttarakhand. Naturally, being a pahadi kid, we would always go back to our village any time of...
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My Travel Diary – A Singaporean Liv’ED It

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The Nauchandi Mela In Uttar Pradesh Was Much More Than Loot, Rape and Violence

By Ananya Agarwal Meerut, a small city exactly 70 kilometers from Delhi is the “cricket capital” of West Uttar Pradesh, famous for its sweets like...

A Day At Lajpat Nagar With 100 bucks: Liv’ED It

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10 Weirdos We Meet While Using Public Transportation

Public transportation is the lifeline of any Metropolitan. Here’s a crash course in common situations we find ourselves stuck in, the kind of people we get...

Bikaner, The Land Of Bhujia And Rasgulla Midst The Sand Dunes In Rajasthan

Midst the sand dunes of Jaisalmer and major tourist attractions of Jodhpur, Udaipur and Jaipur lies the city of Bikaner. Bikaner is one lesser...
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This New Double-Decker AC Train To Be Launched In July: Know All About It...

The Indian Railways is all set to launch their uber special Utkrisht Double Decker AC Yatri Express or the Uday Express this July. There are...

A Visit To The Paradise On Earth, Remembering Kashmir Through A Picture Story

Kashmir, a paradise on Earth is one place you never want to return from. Poet Amir Khusrow wrote something golden long ago. It goes like, "Agar...
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Plan Your Beach Perfect, Summer Loving Trip To Mauritius

The summers are finally here and with it, they bring the prospect of beaches, white sands, blue oceans and practically just lazing around doing...
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Small Towns Of India Now Connected With Rs. 2500 Flights: Udan Takes Off

Air travel has up until now always been considered a luxury, something that only rich people or those from the upper middle class could...

ED Picture Story: My ‘Truly Asian’ Experience In The Very Exotic Malaysia

We all agree to the fact that 2016 was indeed a shitty year. Terrible, to say the least. And, I couldn’t agree with this...

Want To Take A Solo Trip From Delhi To Hong Kong To Bangkok: Make...

Planning a trip to anywhere be no less than a nightmare what with the different number of things that one must deal with. From...
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South India & Bengal Road Trip Is A Nightmare: Drivers Have The Worst Behaviour...

Disclaimer: Writing on behalf of an acquaintance who had a not so pleasant experience with cab drivers and hospitality people, while on a road...

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