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Recent Entries from East Indian Traveller
Top 5 Things to do in Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)
Thiruvananthapuram is the capital of Kerala, and is home to the erstwhile Travancore kingdom. It is not a massive tourism magnate like the biggest city of the state Kochi, however it does boast of some truly amazing things that needs to be explored and experienced. In no particular order, here are my top 5 experiences…
Bhitarkanika – The crocodile sanctuary
A boat safari through one of the largest mangroove system in the country with giant Salt Water Crocodiles lining the shore is what summarizes a typical tour of Bhitarkanika. A sanctuary for the crocodiles, this National park, is both beautiful and wild, making the whole trip an unforgettable experience.
Top 3 Unique Experiences of Gangtok, Sikkim
Unmatched natural beauty, breathtaking vistas and friendly people are some features which are common to many himlayan towns, but Gangtok, the Capital of Sikkim, has much more to offer besides just Nature’s bounty. These experiences are quite exclusive to Gangtok and hence must be explored when in the state.
Gurudongmar Lake, the highest freshwater lake in the world.
At a dizzing 5154 mtr above sea level, Gurudongmar Lake is highest fresh water lake in the world, which civilians are allowed to visit. The blue lake, offers breathtaking views of snow capped mountains and an endless tundra landscape.
Road to Gurudongmar Lake – Top 4 places to visit on route to Gurudongmar.
Gurudongmar Lake in North Sikkim is part of any travel bugs bucket list. The 6 hours long journey from Lachen to the Lake is an experience in itself, moving through snow capped mountains, high passes and beautiful valleys. It also involves some really taste food.
12 best places to visit in North Sikkim, India in 2023
North Sikkim is known for its raw beauty and breathtaking tundra landscape. It offers mesmerizing views of snow capped mountains, high mountain passes, numerous waterfalls and high altitude lakes. Every year thousands of tourists come to the North to experience the best Sikkim has to offer, despite the chilling cold that persists all round the…
Marine Museum at Jobra, Cuttack Museum – Tickets, Location, Photos
The Odisha Maritime Museum, is a repurposed colonial structure, that during the British rule acted as a maritime workshop for inland water communication of the Bengal Presidency (state of Bengal, Odisha and Bihar). Built in 1867, this building now houses, more than 10 galleries showcasing the rich maritime history of the state.
World’s highest Dosa Point
Perched at 14000 ft above sea level, “Dosa By The Way”, in Thangu, Sikkim; is the highest dosa point in the world. Operated by the Indian Army’s Madrass regiment, this place serves delicious Mysore Masala Dosa and few other lip smacking delicacies round the year, sometimes in sub zero temperatures.
Gopalpur Sea Beach, Behrampur.
When we think of beaches in Odisha, our minds takes us automatically to Puri, the beach town that hosts the famous Puri Jagannath Temple. Odisha however boats of a large coastline, and hence although the popular, Puri definitely is not the only beach town in the state. Situated 73 kms away from Bhubaneswar, Gopalpur is…
Daringbadi – Experiences, Best Resort and Tourist Places
Darigbadi is undoubtedly the coldest place of Odisha, so much so that whether there was Snowfall in Daringbadi or not has lately become the parameter of deciding if the winter was strong enough. In my eyes however, the raw natural beauty of the place is what makes it a must visit for everyone. Perched atop…
Padmanabhaswamy Temple – History, Treasure and Secrets
The Padmanabhaswamy Temple in Thiruvananthapuram is dedicated to Lord Vishnu, who as per Hinduism is the preserver of life. Here he can be seen in his ‘Ananta Shayana’ form (eternal yogic sleep), on the infinite serpent Adishesha (Sheshnag). Though Padmanabhaswamy Temple has always had a steady influx of pilgrims over centuries, it shot into limelight recently when…
Bhaskareswar Temple – The largest Shiva Linga of Bhubaneswar
The towering shiva linga of Bhaskareswar Temple measures 9ft in height and 12.5 Ft in circumference, which makes it the biggest shiva linga of Bhubaneswar and one of the biggest in Odisha. Located in the eastern part of the city, this humble temple hides in plain sight as most people are blissfully unaware of the…
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