Bir, Himachal’s latest beauty. Go now

‘Bir’, we said. “Beed?’ they asked. We were at the bus stand in the holy town of Baijnath marvelling at the ancient carvings in the Baidyanath Temple and the tranquil town of Bir was only thirty minutes away, we were told. We hopped into the already full bus and the uphill climb began. How to reach…

6 cool tips for seeing the Taj Mahal

Like most people on earth, I was pretty excited to finally see the Taj Mahal in flesh. Despite all the hype, it’s every bit as good as you have might have heard. Alas, my joy was short lived upon being a part of the great crowd that had gathered around the entrance of the East Gate. It was…