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Nagarkot is a laid-back village that lies just 32km from the capital city of Kathmandu, in Nepal. What makes it special? Its altitude and the proximity to the greatest mountains on the planet – the Himalayas. Located over 7200 meters, people of this quaint village wake up amidst the mountains to call the likes of Mount Everest as their neighbor! Being an avid mountain lover, this was enough to make me fall for this little…

It is worth risking sometimes while traveling. At least, some experiences make you think so (Luckily, there hasn’t been any major twist in my risks so far). On this note, my visit to Tall Trees resort was a part of my this year’s travels in the western ghats during the monsoon, a risk that paid off well, after a rainy encounter with Munnar last year. Monsoon might not be technically the best time to be…

The Western Ghats of India have been my nearest place to escape since my days of college. Growing up in Karnataka, I was blessed to stay close to the lush mountains that stretch from Kerala to the coast of Gujarat attaining different names in each state. I have experienced the best of Coorg for many years now, and I thought it’s time to share some of these if you haven’t tried already! Madikeri or the…