Adalaj Stepwell near Ahmedabad – love at first step

Adalaj Stepwell near Ahmedabad – love at first step

When planning my trip to Ahmedabad, the biggest city in our neigbor state Gujarat, the first thing I researched was Adalaj stepwell. I've never heard of stepwells before coming to India, and exploring a new architectural form sounded like an adventure. And it was. What are stepwells? Stepwells are one of the most original India's contributions to ...read more »

Unexpected Margao, or My first Goa experience

Unexpected Margao, or My first Goa experience

  I didn't have any particular plans for Margao when getting ready for my Goa trip. The idea was to go straight to Old Goa so as to indulge in the architectural delights of old colonial buildings. But when I saw the artwork at Madgaon railway station it was apparent that a city with such self-irony ...read more »

[GUEST POST] 5 Best Places to Visit in Jaipur

[GUEST POST] 5 Best Places to Visit in Jaipur

Hm, it seems we have a second guest post on Rajasthan here on IndiaPalette. Remember The Ultimate Jodhpur Travel Guide for Busy Travelers ? You think it's by chance? :)  As for me, I'm determined to include Rajasthan in my travel bucketlist 2017 and to visit Jodhpur as well as Jaipur, beautifully described by Rohit ...read more »

The splendour of Ellora Caves

The splendour of Ellora Caves

It's been more than a month since I came back form my trip to Ellora caves, and I'm still at a loss for words to write about my impressions. Admiration and deep aesthetic pleasure came as no surprise, but there was something more to this place - the concentrated dose of beauty allowed me to ...read more »

[GUEST POST] Ultimate Jodhpur Travel Guide for Busy Travelers

[GUEST POST] Ultimate Jodhpur Travel Guide for Busy Travelers

Rajasthan has always been hot on my wish-list - anyone with a tiniest speck of wanderlust will find it hard to resist visiting those cities with poetic, promising names. That's why I'm more than happy to publish this guest  post, written by Pankaj of Suncity Jodhpur. Enjoy the virtual journey to the Blue City of ...read more »

[GUEST POST] 50 Plus Breathtaking Destinations Around Mumbai To Visit!

[GUEST POST] 50 Plus Breathtaking Destinations Around Mumbai To Visit!

If you've been following my blog for a while, you may have noticed I'm not the biggest fan of guest posts, but when I saw this interesting and useful Infographic , I didn't have to think twice :) : Written by Nirav of ZaraHutke.in Are you a travel enthusiast? Do you think you’ve visited the most amazing ...read more »