Basar Confluence: 10 Reasons Why You Must Attend

Basar Confluence a.k.a. BasCon is a confluence of conservation โ€” environment, art, tradition and culture. Located in the heart of Arunachal Pradesh, Basar is a safely kept secret of massive jungles, pristine waterfalls and the traditions of Galo Tribe. I was honoured to witness all of it last year and Basar Confluence aka BasCon 4.0…

Basar : Arunachal Pradesh’s Best Kept Secret

I have transversed from one corner to the other of Arunachal Pradesh for more than 45 days. Amongst all the places I have visited, Basar has my heart. If Arunachal Pradesh is called a Paradise, Basar is its Best Kept Secret. Where is Basar in Arunachal Pradesh? Basar is the headquarters of newly formed Leparada District,…

My 20-Day Solo Journey in Meghalaya

Meghalaya was the very first state of my hitch-hiking trip to North East India. Since it was my first time inย North East India, I was excited but also nervous. The only thing I was confident about wasย safety. A few of my friends who had visited the Seven Sisters said that all the states are safe…

5 Books That Inspire Me To Travel

‘A book lets you travel around the world without moving an inch’ I completely second this statement but I have rarely come across people reading books that will make them get out of their comfort zone, the realms of their imagination and experience their life on the road. If you have gone through my website,…

My Homely Stay in Guwahati : Aditya’s Bed & Breakfast

I called upon the mobile number given on Aditya’s Bed & Breakfast Instagram profile late evening to try my luck last time for Dzukuo Valley trek (Referred by NorthEast Explorers). I already tried to plan this trek with a bunch of people in the last 4 days and this was probably the last person I…

My Relaxing Trip to Shimla with Treebo Hotels

If you follow me on Instagram @itisinthename, you must already know that I was traveling Solo in North East India for a month. And my body really wanted a relaxing escape before I head to Leh-Ladakh for this winters. I chose to go to Shimla as it is the closest to the Capital. Though I…

Kanamo Peak (at 19565 ft) in 10 hours and everything you need to know!

Back in 2016, I heard about Kanamo Peak when I first visited Spiti Valley. This mountain grabbed all my attention since then. Only because of two reasons; firstly its height, a tall, gigantic top at 19,565 ft offering a spellbinding view of the entire Kinnaur and Lahaul-Spiti, and secondly because it has been underrated and shammed against other Himalayan Peaks for not being difficult enough for its height. And the latter reason pushed me, even more, to have the first-hand experience of why they do that time and again!

How travel killed my Fashion Passion?

Since last year I’ve been travelling to untouched places and trekking across the Himalayas. Upon starting this year, I decided to quit my job to travel, starting from Spiti Valley for a month in Jan’17 followed by a couple of treks. To tell you, it wasn’t easy to actually take that decision. I was excited…

Most Common Itineraries for Spiti Valley

Spiti Valley is emerging as a popular destination amongst young generation and avid travelers. On request of some enthusiasts and travelers seeking guidance for their trip to Spiti Valley, I am writing down the most common Itineraries followed by all the middle land lovers including me. This post will include two itineraries; Shimla to Manali…

-28 degree Celsius in Spiti Valley | Kibber Village

I went well prepared for winters in Spiti Valley, keeping in mind about the negative temperatures and dry weather conditions. Kaza, the hub of Spiti Valley was my base camp throughout this one month trip, and let me tell you, Kaza was the coldest in comparison to all the villages of Spiti I visited. It…