Category Archives: Karnataka

The call of the Nilgiris (an ode to Ooty) – By Abhik Dutta

“ Almost heaven, West Virginia, blue ridged mountains, Shenandoh river..”. Denver took hold of my senses halfway between Mysore and Ooty, somewhere in the middle of dense jungles of Bandipur. The forest whizzed past. It was around 3 in the … Continue reading

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A travellers introduction to INDIA By Abhik Dutta, The Wanderers, Mumbai

If variety is the spice of life then India surely must rank as one of the most exotic and rare concoctions ever devised by God. In the cultural and historical cauldron that makes India so special, there is unity in … Continue reading

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Be the Wanderer! Travel contest open for entry!!

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Wanderers Recommend: The Top Five Monsoon Getaways

“When the skies turn grey and clouds appear, just before the first drops of rain descend, there is an excitement which mounts in the air. The clouds mass in great billows and a Biblical darkness descends as thunder and lightning … Continue reading

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Romance is in the air..Do something different this Valentine! The Wanderers tip

  Exotic laced with silken threads of romanticism…candle lit dinners, walking in the silken carpet of dew laden grass to sipping wine in the floating resort, this season’s flavor  is all about celebrating getaways which spells romance. So be it … Continue reading

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Blue Mountain Calling- Ooty by Abhik Dutta

Almost heaven, West Virginia, blue ridged mountains, Shenandoh Riverâ Denver took hold of my senses halfway between Mysore and Ooty, somewhere in the middle of dense jungles of Bandipur. The forest whizzed past. It was around 3 in the afternoon … Continue reading

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