Gear & Equipment, Indian area, Ski, sports and adventure

Snowboarding in Himalaya – an adventure on top of the world

‘Don’t bend; don’t water it down; don’t try to make it logical; don’t edit your own soul according to the fashion. Rather, follow your most intense obsessions mercilessly.’ Franz Fafka  Trip fundamentals Very few things can make you feel more alive than snowboarding during winter. It’s not even just about the adrenaline – the entire experience is more about gradually discovering yourself, which also explains why most of the snowboarding enthusiasts have discovered a spiritual…

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Indian area, Travel Tips

Travel smart – a traveler’s ABC before going to India

Before even deciding to visit this country or not, you should make an effort of imagination and forget all the clichés. You’re not going to run over a mystical land of the exotic East, as you’d expect and you’re definitely not going to find a homogeneous country. These things aside, some of the most fascinating facts about this country are the frenetic rhythm in which it constantly develops. Don’t just expect the Taj Mahal and…

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Indian area

A Backwater Odyssey on Kerala Houseboats

Magical House Boats

The backwaters of Kerala are actually a mesh of lagoons with jungles, canals, birds and animals thrown in. For anyone with wanderlust and a gypsy’s adventure, these water bodies should be explored thoroughly by hiring a houseboat. Kerala tourism also promotes the houseboat culture by organizing annual sporting festivals like the snake boat race. However, the beauty of this region is so appealing that any effort from the tourism department is merely like pepper sprayed…

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Indian area

5 Luxury Villas of Maldives that Draw the Biggest Gasps

Cocoa Island Resort

Maldives is associated with a destination whose beauty is as profound as the luxury it offers. While a stay in this part of the world is a matter of great pride itself, the euphoria turns into utopia when you choose to put up in one of its many luxury villas. The Maldives do a great line in luxury all inclusive holidays that will really let you relax in style. Discount or no discount, one should…

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Indian area

4 reasons why you have to visit Goa if you’re going through India

Goa is a state on India’s West coast, is a former Portuguese colony with a rich history – one of the most attractive destinations in all India. It all started with the hippies in the 1960s, who started discovering the wonders and mysteries of this magnificent land, but now, Goa hold a little bit for everyone – including you. It has an extremely rich history that goes back 30.000 years Goa is one of the…

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Asia, Health & Safety, Indian area, Things to do, Trekking

The Wild and Wonderful Nepal: Trekking in Nepal

This article article is part of a series entitled The Wild and Wonderful Nepal: The Wild and Wonderful Nepal: Festivals you shouldn’t miss The Wild and Wonderful Nepal: Boudhanath Stupa – the largest Buddhist monument outside Tibet The Wild and Wonderful Nepal: Trekking in Nepal General trekking tips Nepal has some of the world’s best trekking paths – extremely high mountains, dazzling landscapes, a huge range of plants and animals, and a surprising ease through…

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Asia, Culture and religion, Indian area, Things to do

The Wild and Wonderful Nepal: Boudhanath Stupa – the largest Buddhist monument outside Tibet

This article article is part of a series entitled The Wild and Wonderful Nepal: The Wild and Wonderful Nepal: Festivals you shouldn’t miss The Wild and Wonderful Nepal: Boudhanath Stupa – the largest Buddhist monument outside Tibet The Wild and Wonderful Nepal: Trekking in Nepal The first thing you’ll probably want to visit and the most important cultural edifice in Nepal as well is Boudhanath Stupa, a very recognizable site assigned UNESCO since the late…

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Asia, Culture and religion, Indian area

The Wild and Wonderful Nepal: Festivals you shouldn’t miss

This article article is part of a series entitled The Wild and Wonderful Nepal: The Wild and Wonderful Nepal: Festivals you shouldn’t miss The Wild and Wonderful Nepal: Boudhanath Stupa – the largest Buddhist monument outside Tibet The Wild and Wonderful Nepal: Trekking in Nepal Probably everybody who visited Nepal who haven’t asked themselves how come a country with such propensity towards infringements such as minor crimes and offenses is at the exact same time…

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