Trekking Beyond Triund

My trek to Triund in Himachal Pradesh was supposed to be a solo one or so was the plan. But then when man proposes, God disposes. And God’s decision to foil my plans worked in my favour this time around. Thanks to an equally, or should I say, more adventurous companion, my trek didn’t end…

Want to be a Freelance Content Writer?

If yes, there are a zillion opportunities for you and me out there. Coz, I am a freelance content writer too. Though, honestly, I prefer to call myself a communication enthusiast. Now for some backstory. I took up content writing precisely two years ago when I quit my job at a corporate. Leaving my secure…

Shnongpdeng – An offbeat destination in Meghalaya

If you are looking for an offbeat destination around Shillong/Cherrapunjee, then Shnongpdeng is the place to go! Location: 20 minutes from Dawki and 2-3 hours from Shillong and Cherrapunjee. Mode of Transport: I traveled by a yellow Sumo from Shillong to Dawki (Rs. 130 approx.) and a shared taxi (Nano) for Rs. 30 from Dawki…

Why I am Making a Conscious Effort to Advise Less and Listen More.

It did take me a while to realise but these days I try hard not to go about giving free advice for a lot of reasons. One, I hate being advised myself, so it’s only fair that I don’t have others going through the same trauma. Two, everyone has a unique life – unique experiences, different circumstances….

SOLO TRAVEL: A MUST ON EVERY WOMAN’S WISHLIST (Part II)

Hope you enjoyed the first post in this series!  In my last post I did mention the challenges/excuses that could hinder your solo trip plans, but then there are greater reasons why I think you are going to defy every one of those excuses. Solo travel gets you right out of your comfort zone. Sounds…

SOLO TRAVEL: A MUST ON EVERY WOMAN’S WISHLIST (Part I)

It undoubtedly is the ‘in-thing’ these days but there’s so much more to solo traveling than following a fad blind-eyed. And if you were to ask me, every woman, at some point in her life, must go on a solo trip. If not for the fact that it is life and perception-changing, then at least…