Winters’ already here and travel plans are in the making. Any traveller knows that India has assorted splendid winter holiday destinations. But, if there’s one place that’s a notch above the rest, it’s Leh-Ladakh. Realm of jaw-dropping Himalayan landscapes, remarkable lakes, Buddhist monasteries and sub-zero temperatures that chill you to the bone. It’s one of those rare gems that can be visited nearly all-year round. Nevertheless, winter lends an even more special touch. Visiting Leh – Ladakh in winters is an opportunity to witness this magical white wonderland as it has existed for centuries.Continue reading “Leh-Ladakh: The White Wonderland”
There is an unspoken desire in each mind to travel the whole country without boundaries. It becomes tricky to control the crazy feet, who desire to travel the planet to live a new life. But, we know! It is remarkably hard when it comes to picking the travel destination, and that too in the month of December, when there is a shift in the seasons, a tilt of an axis and a dip in the temperature. Yet don’t worry! Come winters, and India finds itself preparing for one of the best seasons to explore across the peninsula. Amidst a string of holidays and a list of festivals and fairs, winters in India are marked by vacations to plan your year around, a dreamy beach holiday, hill stations favouring postcard sceneries and its southern tips and deserts embracing all its visitors that had been shying away till now given their generous humidity and temperatures. Here is our list of top five winter destinations in India.