Sharing Some Tea-stories On International Tea Day

Tea, Chai, Cha – Happy International Tea Day!

Chai – a special beverage that (almost) every Indian is fond of. Black tea, white tea, red tea, green tea, chamomile, jasmine, matcha, are just some of the varieties of teas popular around the world.

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Stunning Lakes of Kashmir

Kashmir Great Lakes trek is one of my favorite treks – for one too many reasons. The beauty of Kashmir needs no introduction, but these gorgeous lakes high up in the mountains were true stunners!

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Walking in the Mountains

I love the places that make you realise how tiny you and your problems are

~Anonymous

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Spiti Valley: A World Within A World

The cold mountain winds blew

the dusty mountains stared

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A Nostalgic Walk in Mana, the Last Indian Village

Saraswati – the mystical river roared at Mana – the last Indian village in Uttarakhand, near the Indo-China/Tibet border.

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Lesser Golden Emperor Moth in Sohra

Lesser Golden Emperor – what a royal name! I thought. I was in a small village somewhere in Sohra, previously known as Cherrapunji – an extraordinarily gorgeous town full of tall waterfalls, sprawling hills, and verdant valleys.

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Ashoka Rock Edict at Kalsi, Uttarakhand

I never really enjoyed studying history in school. As I began traveling, however, to my surprise, I developed an interest in learning and gathering info about things, places, and monuments from the past.

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Big-little Stories

There’s something beautiful about dainty things, like the delicate and lovely wildflowers. Freedom, peace, beauty and a riot of colours.

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Gurudongmar Lake, North Sikkim

Travel holds surprises for you and makes you do unplanned and unexpected things – have you experienced this? On almost all of the treks that I have been to, I have at least one crazy story to tell.

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Somewhere in the Mountains

I don’t want to arrive, I don’t want to depart

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