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 […]

What to do in and around Binsar !

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 […]

The Great Amritsar Food Trail !

The Amritsar Food Trail

Now I am a firm upholder of ‘eating and staying healthy’ but a few happy days of mouth watering, butter dripping, fat filled food did harm to nobody. 😛 One can’t do nothing when gluttony takes over. Amritsari Kulcha My first hand at the ‘Kulcha’ was at the Bhai Kulwant Singh Amritsar famous kulcha & nan. […]

Amritsar – Historic city of gold !

Amritsar- Historic city of gold !

Golden temple does not define Amritsar. Nor does Wagah border. It is a city with history of warriors and martyrs, of painful partition and bloodshed; of a religion with valiant leaders and gurus spreading the message of peace. Blend old crowded lanes of Hall Bazaar, buzzing Town Hall, colorful turbans, smiling faces, jovial people, a heartfelt […]

Biking solo to Sariska-Bhangarh-Alwar!

Biking is not about speeding at 100 miles an hour, sharp turns, fancy bikes, branded gears or displaying flamboyance. To ride is to feel the warm rays of the sun, the wind brushing against you, a sense of freedom, never ending roads and mental inactivity or sometimes the other way around. Long roads, contrasting barren brown […]