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Let it snow!

Skiing in March, in India, impossible? Possible. In Gulmarg, at 8700 feet. We had to take a gondola cable car, which is the second highest and longest in the world, up to Kongdori. The landscape was beyond T’s wildest dreams. … Continue reading

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Read this blog and save Rs. 2 lakhs!

Click bait! Getting into the art of it, if that can be called a achievement. Probably not. I guess I should stretch out the answer till the last para, but I haven’t mastered the art yet, so here it is … Continue reading

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Warm welcome to PDA

That’s the signboard we saw as we drove in. Warm welcome to PDA. Pahalgam Development Authority. Ha. A 2.5 hour drive from Srinagar, we headed here on a day trip, though people often stay overnight. “Look at the yellow farms, … Continue reading

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Houseboat on Dal Lake

Now for all the millions… or twos… waiting to know this answer, our travel destination was Srinagar, Kashmir aka ‘jannat’ or ‘heaven.’ After descending into Srinagar through the mighty Himalayas, and reaching our houseboat on tranquil  Dal Lake on a … Continue reading


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It’s a bird, it’s superman, it’s a plane!

“Mamma, it’s been such a long time since we were on a plane. Can we go somewhere, anywhere on spring break?” My daughter, wailing, post-pandemic, like most of the planet. I needed no further prodding and started Googling, pulling out … Continue reading

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