RSSArchive for November, 2011

Wed in Style – Royal Weddings

Wed in Style – Royal Weddings

Tie the knot royally. Anyone would agree that getting married is the most exciting and the most awaited occasion in anyone’s life. The person getting married and the relatives and friends equally are excited and thrilled about the new entry in the family. So when on the idea of celebrating this event why not do it the royal way? Come to this part of the world in North India and visit the area of the three lakes, Pichola, Fateh Sagar and Udai Sagar and you will find yourself in the city of Udaipur. This is a popular Indian destination with the best of scenic beauty and forts and monuments. The lake city as it is called is blessed with a kind of beauty only an artist can express in canvas realistically. This immortal place with its splendid architectural elegance and beautifully carved temples  [...]

Live the Indian Raj – Delhi

Live the Indian Raj – Delhi

If at all you ever read the Indian history you would notice that there is one city which has witnessed it all, and seen it all. This city has been a testimony to the history of India and has been the seat of Mughal culture for many years. This is the place where people normally come to experience the capital of India and the hub of tourism and culture. Agra, the city of love, is near Delhi and there is not one tourist who would go back from India without having visited Delhi. So while we are in Delhi, wouldn’t you want to know what the places that you could see are and what are the tourist attractions in this part of the world? Go first to the Red Fort which is the seventh Muslim city on this land of Delhi. This monument is at the eastern side of Shahjahanabad. The name Red Stone comes  [...]

Adventure Sports Jammu Kashmir Style

Adventure Sports Jammu Kashmir Style

Any Indian who watches Hindi movie would always remember that one scene from the film “Kashmir Ki Kali” where the Indian film star Shammi Kapoor sings the very famous song “Taarif karoon kya uski” while the very docile Sharmila Tagore feels shy. Yes, Jammu Kashmir is the land of ultimate beauty and the pinnacle of romantic locations. This is the paradise that India is proud of and is rightly called the Switzerland of the East. With the most wondrous locales and the most beautiful landscapes, the snow clad peaks in Jammu Kashmir beckon all tourists to come here and indulge in winter sports. Who wouldn't want to enjoy the blue colour of the lakes and the lovely terrain here which is ideal for trekking, mountaineering and other adventurous activities? Added to this those who love  [...]

Raison D’etre North India

Raison D’etre North India

India the land of the oldest kind of civilization has a culture and heritage to be really proud about. The history of India goes back to the times of the beginning of human life. Tours to India will give you a complete knowhow of the dynamic and interesting history it had. When you come to North India you are sure to get the best of historical experiences and travel pleasures. From the pre-Vedic times to the times of the Mauryas, Guptas, Chalukyas, then Parmars and the Chauhans the land of North India has faced a lot and the Turkish and the Afghan invasion sealed the courage that the people here have exhibited. With the Muslims also ruling over this area, the Marathas later established their control over Rajasthan and then the Pindaris took over. With the British also holding their sway,  [...]

Buddhist Wonders – The tour package of Buddhism

Buddhist Wonders – The tour package of Buddhism

India the land of festivals and temples - the land where you can really enjoy pilgrimage at its best, is the ideal place where you can enjoy the experience to the maximum. This is the land where culture and heritage is at its best and this is the land where you will see a kaleidoscope of traditions and beliefs. This cultural diversity in unison is the best way you can enjoy the beautiful land of India. While in India the various types of religion are what makes the entire tour of India seems worthwhile. Come to the land of diverse religion and be at the footsteps of Lord Buddha. This is where you will have a chance to go back on the path to absolute salvation. This is the enlightenment that Buddha attained and which you will find here. The total journey starts from Taj Mahal, and ends at  [...]

Indian Dance – the folk tour experience

Indian Dance – the folk tour experience

Dance, music and art are a way of life in India and Indian culture is laden with a lot of tradition and other cultural practices. Thus Indian dances form a major portion of folk tours in India .The Folk Tours includes tours to Jammu and Kashmir and also Uttaranchal and Rajasthan. The tours introduce a kind of heritage that only Indian background could give. The tourism industry is proud to showcase these folk tours which take you on a journey to Indian traditions and the richness that the country is endowed with. The tours are a perfect combination of beautiful locales and picturesque surroundings. Absolute variety is the mainstay of such tours. Jammu and Kashmir is the region of folk art since times immemorial and the main backbone of cultural life here. There are various dances that are  [...]

Get spiritural Get Yogic in India Yoga Retreats

Get spiritural Get Yogic in India Yoga Retreats

Ever wanted to feel spiritual and out of the world? Ever wanted to feel like an Indian Yogi? Well then read on to know all about yoga tours in India and all that you always wanted to discuss about yoga retreats here. India the land of heritage and culture is a place with great yoga facilities. India and yoga are synonymous and it has been a part of the Indian lifestyle from times immemorial. All Indian sages are a major part of Indian fables and stories. We have read a lot about all those saints who used to get rid of their everyday stress with the help of yoga which is an overall cure for the body. Today, yoga is a widely practiced science and is regarded as the antidote to all problems. The miracle of yoga is the reason why there are many foreigners coming to the country and why there  [...]

Get “folked” in North India tours

Get “folked” in North India tours

North India is a land of folk arts and crafts. Anybody who comes here would know this. This land of Jammu Kashmir, Uttaranchal and Rajashtan, is the ideal place to go for a folk tour if you want to see the best of Indian crafts and works. These tours completely highlight the rich Indian heritage and their cultural background. Giving a perfect blend of beauty and picturesque value, the diverse style of the cultural hues is what gives the North India tours a great value and importance. The Jammu and Kashmir folk music is the highlight of folk tours in this part of the county. The dances here always represent some kind of seasonal celebration be it sowing of crops or harvesting or weddings or a birth or death. The Mask Dance is very famous here and is quite popular and famous. It is performed  [...]

Old is Gold – Where Senior Travel Says a Namastey

Old is Gold – Where Senior Travel Says a Namastey

Come to the land of India and you would find that there is a lot of importance given to the elderly and the traditions and cultures that the elderly follow. Namastey is a kind of greeting that is very commonly used for the elderly. The tradition of falling at the feet of people elder to you is very normal and is considered as a way of observing respect for those who have more experience than us and those who have seen a bit more world than us. So under such circumstances isn’t it quite natural that a touristic haven like India should have the right situation and the surroundings for the elderly while they travel here and thus senior travel is gaining a lot of importance these days. With the rich cultural heritage that the country has, the sites and the various destinations of tourism that  [...]

Travel West – Go down the historical tour packages

Travel West – Go down the historical tour packages

If ever you visit India, then surely visit western India where lie the states of Gujarat and Goa as also Maharasthra. This is where you would surely find the best architecture, monumental structures and wildlife. Known to have the most pristine of temples in the caves of Ajanta and Ellora and also the best of sanctuaries in Gujarat, this is the place which has the richest of heritage and the most magnificent of monuments which  showcase the architectural beauty of ancient India. The absolutely unique flora and fauna, here alongwith the beauty of the Arabian Sea alongside makes the western region of India an absolute tourist’s paradise. The climate in India completely supports the absolutely lovely flora and fauna and Maharashtra the third largest Indian state is an integral part of Indian  [...]

Kalighat – the Tale Of Power

Kalighat – the Tale Of Power

Come to India and get in touch with the intrigue and mystique behind the country. India is a land of traditions and is a place where you would find the best of experiences. In this land of culture and habits you would find a place called Kalighat. Lying in Kolkata the city of joy in the state of West Bengal, this is a great temple destination to be visited. There is a bow shaped region which stretches from Dakshineshwar to Bahulpur or Behala of today. This is the Kalkikhetra or the region of Kali. It is said that Brahma, Shiva and Vishnu lie in the three corners while Kali Devi is in the centre. It is said that anyone who lives in this region would be absolved of all sins. Kalikshetra dates back to around 2000 years back when there was a region which was referred to as Kaligrama which  [...]