About Ellora Caves: See The Ancient Stone-Carved Monuments & The Famous Kailasa Temple

At heights that tower as tall as the mountains and strong as their stones, beautiful ancient structures and unbelievably made temples are carved into the rocks in humongous sizes. Its lively, ancient atmosphere beckons you for an adventure, and an adventure is what you will get at the Ellora caves. Located in the Aurangabad district and tagged with a UNESCO logo, the Ellora temples are … Continue reading About Ellora Caves: See The Ancient Stone-Carved Monuments & The Famous Kailasa Temple

Ajanta Caves Information & Travel Guide: Forest Hiking Path, Must-See Caves, and How to Get There

Sitting in the shape of a horseshoe (or a UFO as your imagination takes you) and surrounded by a forest of light green trees, the Ajanta Caves has etched itself in history and travel as an important and jaw-dropping place of magnificent architecture, story-telling paintings of the old times, and genius engineering that was done as far back as the 2nd century. At a time … Continue reading Ajanta Caves Information & Travel Guide: Forest Hiking Path, Must-See Caves, and How to Get There

1200 Happy Stone Statues Surround Otagi Nenbutsu ji Temple

Whimsical, fairytale-ish, and a spiritual environment that looks like it gave inspiration to the stone trolls in the Frozen animation movie, the Otagi Nenbutsu ji Temple is one of the most underrated places in Kyoto and is unlike the usually serious and solemn Buddhist temples in Japan or anywhere else for that matter. Instead, you will be surrounded by thousands of happy and amusing faces … Continue reading 1200 Happy Stone Statues Surround Otagi Nenbutsu ji Temple

Maldives Glowing Beach – When & Where to See Them

Why wish for magical portals and fairyland when those very and ethereal scenic beauty can be found right here in this real world. Where would that be, you might ask? The shores of Maldive’s shining beach await travelers who want to see the waters light up in a mystical blue glow. The Maldives is open for tourists once again just in time for the shining … Continue reading Maldives Glowing Beach – When & Where to See Them

Photo Story: Capturing an Endangered Blue Parrot

When I had the chance to get (almost) up close to these exotic blue feather buddies, it was an honor. Capturing them was more so because they were one of the most energetic bunch and kept flying around. It was also upsetting to realize that such beautiful creatures the world had gifted us with were being exploited. These blue parrots, scientifically known as a Hyacinth … Continue reading Photo Story: Capturing an Endangered Blue Parrot

Gavi Forest: Drive Through The Untouched Wild

Gavi is known to be one of the most beautiful and famous places in India for its untouched beauty of the wild forest. It’s become a well-known place (but still less traveled) after a famous regional South Indian movie called ‘Ordinary’ was filmed there, showcasing the cold, misty weather and the dense green surroundings. This forest, unspoiled by human development, is located in Kerala and … Continue reading Gavi Forest: Drive Through The Untouched Wild

Al Noor Island: of Butterflies and Lights

  Sitting across the famous Majaz Waterfront in Sharjah lies an island that was once deserted and a haven for crows. Not exactly what you would call ‘attractive’. But now,  Sharjah Investment and Development Authority (Shurooq) has transformed the 45,470 square meter land into a beautiful attraction of nature, art and entertainment. A perfect place to spend a nice breezy evening! The best time to … Continue reading Al Noor Island: of Butterflies and Lights