West Bengal

Must Visit Craft Villages India

Incredible India With Its Idyllic Villages Of Mud, Murals, Handicrafts and Arte-facts

P.C: Astraios T. Each village in India is a seamless melange of different traditions and customs, which are deeply rooted to the regions they belong to. India is home to several art villages, where handicrafts, handlooms and artefacts have been valued ...
Festivals In January In India That You Must Attend In

Indian Fests In January: A 2019 Must-Visit Checklist

P.C: Erwan Hesry Start your year with a cheer, with music, fun and colorful fests taking place all over the country this January! This new year make some travel goals happen by gathering a few offbeat and unique experiences whilst attending ...
Long Weekends 2019 The Holiday Calendar

Make your #TravelGoals Happen With The Long Weekend Calendar Of 2019!

Make the most of the new year and kindle your wanderlust with the long weekend calendar of 2019. Here is a list of the long up and coming weekends of this new year, so that you don't have to compromise on ...
Best Shopping Markets In Siliguri

Siliguri Shopstops: A Bucket List For Shopaholics

Siliguri, being the gateway to Northeast India, is a torrid love affair of various cultures blending in seamlessly with rich cuisines, enriched traditions, and appealing attractions over diverse landscapes. Surely, at this point, if you think you have got the best ...
Gorkhey Trek In West Bengal Best Time For Gorkhey Trek

To Gorkhey: A Homestay Trek In The Himalayas

PC: Swarup Dey Think of a much-needed break from the commotion of city life, think of unwinding in the surreal unparalleled beauty of the Himalayas, think of an authentic cultural experience in Northeast India, and the popular vacay spots come to mind! ...
To Chalsa A Surreal Retreat In The Eastern Himalayas

To Chalsa: A Surreal Retreat In The Eastern Himalayas

PC: Ssandipchatterjee2016 Nestled in the foothills of the majestic Himalayas in the state of West Bengal, Chalsa is an incredibly beautiful destination known for its abundant natural beauty. It is located in the Duars region, also called Dooars, which is another ...
Bauls Of Bengal The Music Cults And Their Yearly Carnivals

Bauls Of Bengal: The Music Cults And Their Yearly Carnivals

PC: Biswarup Ganguly They are mystic medieval musicians. Nomadic. Wandering from place to place. Singing and dancing to the mere accompaniment of the "ektara"-a simple one-stringed instrument. Their music, and their poetry, talks about man's relationship with God. They say, ...
Kolkata To Deoghar Journey For A Spiritual Quest

Kolkata To Deoghar- Journey For A Spiritual Quest

PC: Saurav  The journey to Deoghar is taken by thousands of devotees in the holy month of Shravana, to depict their utmost faith in God. This fact attests the deep spiritual significance of Deoghar that has been there since thousands of ...
Kolkata To Hazaribagh Explore The Beauty Of Lakes And Wildlife

Kolkata To Hazaribagh: Explore The Beauty Of Lakes And Wildlife

PC: Ravi Devgam Hazaribagh is a beautiful place situated in the hilly terrain of the Chota Nagpur Plateau that offers an amazing picturesque view of landscapes full of forests, lakes and hills. The town derived its name from two Persian words, ...
Kolkata To Ranchi Visit To The City Of Red Soil

Kolkata To Ranchi: A Visit To The City Of Red Soil

Credit: Karan Dhawan India Located at a distance of about 406 km, Ranchi is one of the favourite weekend getaways for people in Kolkata. Originally, the district was known as Lohardaga, but later in 1899, it was changed to Ranchi after ...
Best Places To Visit In And Around Lataguri In North Bengal

10 Best Places To Visit In And Around Lataguri In North Bengal

Credit: TheSomdeep Located in the beautiful hilly area of Dooars, Lataguri is a perfect place to spend some time amidst the amazing beauty of Mother Nature and explore some of the famous wildlife spots in West Bengal. Be it elephants, bisons, ...
Chakla Dham In West Bengal Visit To Birth Place Of Baba Lokenath

Chakla Dham In West Bengal: A Visit To The Birthplace Of Baba Lokenath

Credit: Loknathbaba Chakla Dham, which is believed to be the birthplace of a popular Hindu yogi in the 18th century of Bengal called Baba Lokenath, is considered to be one of the most popularly visited religious places in West Bengal after ...

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