Sanctuaries

The Magnetic Dangs

The Magnetic Dangs

Our last trip to Dangs district in Gujarat was unplanned. So was the last weekend’s trip. Two consecutive 3-day weekends. A much-longed trip to Bhandardhara…

In the Land of Jungle Book – Kanha National Park

In the Land of Jungle Book – Kanha National Park

(This article was originally published in Mid-Day Travel section) Wildlife safaris are always full of expectations, surprises, and disappointments. The feverish anticipation and wonderful surprises…

Hiking Through Kerandangan

Hiking Through Kerandangan

A trek to the Rinjani volcano peak was in the original plan. Soon we were to realise – sadly, that it requires a minimum of…

The Wild Wayanad

The Wild Wayanad

The north-east of India with its unique mountain ranges, forests, flora, and fauna has always been in the travel lovers’ must-do list. Wayanad is Kerala’s…

stay @Jupuri Ghar

stay @Jupuri Ghar

During our travels, more often than not we have seen that the state tourism resorts/hotels tend to be the best place to stay—they get the…

Birds of Tadoba

Birds of Tadoba

Tadoba has a rich bird life with over 160 varities either  residing or visiting seasonally. The main lake in the middle and couple of other…

Who Can Assure You a Tiger ?

On our second safari at Tadoba, a few kilometers inside from the starting point, this  board welcomed us.  As if to temper our expectations. This…

Birding at Nannaj Grasslands

The Great Indian Bustard didn’t reveal itself to us. But our birding experience at Nannaj Bird Sanctuary wasn’t disappointing. We spotted many other birds (don’t…