Probing for next hike. I was probing for my next weekend destination. Best way is to browse the travel blogs of various individuals. When you search the Google, you get to see portals of many commercial travel agencies, which are are less use and uninteresting. So I look beyond these top rated web sites. After … Continue reading River that took a magnificent U turn. Boppard Germany.
This is already second week of October. I was restless again. I somehow wanted to do atleast one trek or a hike in the forest before the winter. As usual looked around and zeroed in on Pfälzerwald e. V. Nature Park . This link lands you at a hotel in the edge of the nature … Continue reading Lost in Woods – Pfälzerwald e. V. Nature Park, Germany
Another off the beaten track destination. Chandragutti – Temple, legend, history and ruins of a fort. I wonder how many such lesser known spots are in India. Chandragutti came into limelight in later part of 80s for a rather socially evil practice followed by few section of society, women in particular as a ritual every … Continue reading Chandragutti – Renuka Devi Temple and hike to ruins of fort.
Trekking is certainly an wonderful experience. The wonderful experience comes at a cost. Cost of things, cost of fitness, cost of discipline. There are few basic things to carry, basic rules & behaviour to follow. Things to Carry : Once the trekking destination is known, one can list down the things to carry. Here is … Continue reading Checklist and DO’s, DON’Ts
Once a while one must break free from the routine, monotonous day today activities, freak out to an unknown, some where close to nature, lush green, white snow, mighty mountain, crystal clear river and cleanse yourself. Well, the first quote above is not mine, but I liked. Other statement is mine, and I am sure … Continue reading Sarpass Trek – Himalayan Beauty and adventure
Jan 26th is India Republic day. I never have missed watching Parade for many many years. This time I missed. It was long weekend hence I planned a short trek. Nag Tibba was already on my radar. If you have only three days chutti and if you are in & around National Capital Region (NCR), … Continue reading Nag Tibba Trek – 26th Jan 2018
Bheemeshwara is a beautiful lush green spot with a blend of an ancient temple, a sleek waterfall, a green patch to trek, and a place where one can enjoy a vegetarian homely meal. The road itself is enchanting – filled with lush green forest along side. Road is good too. We did not trek here … Continue reading Bheemeshwara – weekend getaway trekking spot.