Eco-Tourism in North-East India – 6 Responsible Cottages And Homestays
Conservation / Dihing Patkai / Everything else / Majuli / Mawlynnong / Nameri National Park / Thembang / Touphema

Eco-Tourism in North-East India – 6 Responsible Cottages And Homestays

Northeast India is not one of those destinations found in every traveler’s list. This is mostly because of the region’s remoteness, closeness to sensitive international borders and absence of proper infrastructure. Call it godsend, the niche tourism acts as a safeguard to the region’s rich but delicate environment and cultures, whereas, if mass tourism was … Continue reading

Eco-tourism in North-East India – 3 Responsible Destinations
Assam / Everything else / Kaziranga National Park / Manas National Park / Mawlynnong

Eco-tourism in North-East India – 3 Responsible Destinations

Northeast India is one of India’s secrets, a remote unexplored land rich in biodiversity and indigenous cultures. Filled with rain-forests, Himalayan mountains and hills, tourism in the region is a delicate affair which revolves around environment and cultures, creating a mutually benefiting relationship of sorts. Three delightful destinations where ecotourism has flourished are –   … Continue reading

Alive is awesome / Everything else / Mawlynnong

Splashing Monsoon Water in Mawlynnong

For the coming month and a half, I’ll be writing a series of posts which will complement the campaign of a ‘just launched’ Indian personal grooming brand – Cinthol. This blog has agreed to participate, intrigued by the creative concept underlining the campaign. Alive is Awesome, as the campaign is so called, deals with showcasing … Continue reading

Tourism In Meghalaya – 5 Offbeat Things To Do
Cherrapunjee / Everything else / Mawlynnong / Meghalaya / Shillong / Southeast Khasi Hills

Tourism In Meghalaya – 5 Offbeat Things To Do

The state of Meghalaya (translated in English as ‘the abode of clouds’) in northeastern India is a region that receives the highest of rainfall compared to any other place in the world. The rain is a result of the yearly monsoons – dense clouds arising from the Bay of Bengal which head towards India and end up … Continue reading

Chasing Monsoon in Meghalaya – Mawlynnong and the Southeast Khasi Hills
Literature Stuff / Mawlynnong / Meghalaya / Southeast Khasi Hills / Travel Tales

Chasing Monsoon in Meghalaya – Mawlynnong and the Southeast Khasi Hills

The monsoon is when India receives a blessing from above, which turns the entire country into a lush landscape of greenery. This year, I went chasing the monsoon; as I packed my bags in mid June and departed for the state of Meghalaya (translated in English as ‘the abode of clouds’) in northeastern India. This … Continue reading

Photo Of The Day – The Khasi Hills
Landscape / Mawlynnong / Meghalaya

Photo Of The Day – The Khasi Hills

The Khasi Hills of Meghalaya, filled with fresh lush green that comes along with the monsoon every year. Related articles Root Bridges Hike – The living root bridges of Meghalaya (thegreenerpastures.com) 3 Unforgettable Guided Walking Holidays In North East India (greenerpasturesind.wordpress.com) Photo Of The Day ~ Unwinding The Khasi Way (greenerpasturesind.wordpress.com) Continue reading