Magic in Pithoragarh !

Pithoragarh

What do you remember most about a place? Is it the alluring landscapes of a secluded hill or the architectural marvel of a historic city? Unexpected encounters on the road or friends from a town you may never see again? Or do you only recall the much-publicized tourist points of interest and cafes and their […]

Exploring Rishikesh: Beyond river rafting!

Rishikesh

Considered to be the yoga capital of the world and one of the holiest places to the Hindus; Rishikesh has been the abode to spiritual gurus and teachers transmitting ancient knowledge of spirituality, meditation, yoga and Indian mythology. Located at the foothills of Himalayas, the town derives it’s significance and lifeline from the mighty Ganges that originates […]

To Bhrigu Lake – A 3 day trek near Manali !

Trek to Bhrigu lake - The Raw Traveller

Another one of my solo treks. And with every trek, I am only realizing how much I love my company, the need to spend more time with myself, undertake more challenging treks, get fitter, inspire, experience the new and fill the unforgiving minute with sixty seconds’ worth of distance run. A trip to Manali is incomplete […]

Bir, Billing, Paragliding and more !

Bir Billing- The Raw Traveller

A little adventure for the body and mind blended with some peace for the soul makes a perfect recipe for a great trip. That is why exactly you need to be here. To sense the rush of flying in the skies and to still the mind. BIR Two things particularly stand out in Bir – […]

What to do in and around Kasar Devi!

How about nothing? Sometimes it’s perfectly okay, and absolutely necessary to shut down, kick back and do nothing. What is important is to take out time for oneself. Do nothing. Believe me. Doing nothing is very important. You will then surely know exactly what you need to do. With no Mall road, branded stores or […]