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It was a long weekend of summer when I traveled from Bir. A friend of mine had joined me, and we were headed to McLeod Ganj, the little Lhasa of India. I hadn’t booked any place, and I was afraid of losing the best places due to the surge of travelers. After checking for some time, I came across a place called Bonfire Hostel. I checked up their website for reviews to take a look…

Flying is obviously the most comfortable means of travel, but booking cheap flights is essential. I have been able to get some great deals on my flight prices especially to the Philippines and Thailand. I follow some things every single time when I book a flight. I get a lot of questions of about securing cheap flights, so I thought of sharing some useful tips to book the cheapest flights. Without much ado, these are…

Before letting you know all about the places to visit in Dharamshala and McLeod Ganj, let me tell you how I happened to travel to these places. After a volunteering spree of 6 weeks in the quaint hamlet of Chaugan, Bir at Zostel, it was time for me to travel ahead in Himachal. From Kangra, I had a choice to travel in two directions – head to McLeod Ganj and tread to Jammu (my next…

Toronto City is an exotic blend of cultures. The most populous city of Canada stands tall in line with New York City, San Francisco, and Chicago when it comes to cultural attractions and urban activities. From exciting theme parks and absurd zoos to stunning gardens and festivals, attractions in Toronto offer a daily adventure. This place is vibrant and full of activities that will never give you a chance to feel bored and want to…

I was on my way home after my 3 months long travel in Nepal, Himachal and Jammu. I had some time to kill in New Delhi, before my next leg of the journey. Summer was here, and I could sense it literally, feeling as if I was suddenly transported to a hot oven. I thought I had escaped summer’s drill for this year away in the blissful Himalayan states, but boy, I think the summer…

I enjoyed Bir living like a local spending about 7 weeks and checked off most of the things to do in Bir, and also the ones that’s not on any list. This tiny hamlet in the Kangra Valley is an absolutely blissful place for a weekend getaway or a go-to destination for a long weekend. Based on my experiences, these are the best things to do in Bir, Himachal. Top Things To Do in Bir  …

While the abode of the Dalai Lama and the place to the prettiest stadium of India, Mcleod Ganj and Dharamshala have moved on from being offbeat destinations to become extremely commercial places, Himachal still has managed to hide away many villages in its lap, from the prying eyes of urbanisation and mainstream tourism. One such destination is Bir Billing, located in the magnificent Kangra valley. Although not entirely offbeat today, this tiny hamlet beckons the…