Ichhey Gaon (Echay), the place you wished for…

Enter the Himalayas, where nature awaits with her bounty… My love for the Himalayas goes beyond the grand view of snow capped peaks. I love them while the place becomes dreamy with mist and fog, or showers, during autumn when the trees turn all shades of red and brown making everything look more colourful. Even…

Dooars: Murti, Jhalong and Bindu

After the failed attempt at Gorumara, we started on our way to see some other places. The proposed itinerary told us that it was going to be a long day. Our cars proceeded through beautiful roads through the jungle. We stopped at Murti. While crossing Murti bridge, we stopped our cars and heard the splash…

Dooars: The good, the bad and the ugly at Gorumara National Park

The rain continued. But we as travellers ,had hopelessly fantasised an early morning safari in Gorumara. Gorumara National Park is a protected wildlife park that has been declared as the best among the national parks in India in 2009. It houses an impressive population of Indian one horned Rhino, deer, peacock and other birds. The…

Dooars: The mystery beyond

By now, you can guess the destination I spoke about in my previous post. It was indeed, Dooars.┬áIt acts, in fact as the door to the hilly regions situated at the North and north east of India. This place offers access to Bhutan and the western Himalayas as well. You stumble upon beautiful and often…