Review of Gurudongmar Lake: There are a few places in India which we mark in our mind as “places to visit once in our lifetime”. From the backwaters of Kerala to the beaches in Goa, Road trip to Ladakh or a cruise to Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Pilgrimage to Varanasi or wandering in Thar desert, the list goes on… And then ….North Sikkim! [Sikkim Tourism, […]Read more "Gurudongmar Lake (Sikkim)"
Posted as part of WordPress Weekly Photo Challenge For the topic, “Ooh, Shiny!”, I could find an old photo which was taken with my point and shoot camera: A picture of pineapple flower which was bathing in sun light! Here is the pic! Also see my last weeks photo challenge here and the week before […]Read more "Photo Challenge: Ooh, Shiny!"
Note: Posted as part of WordPress weekly photo challenge Theme: Elemental! Fire! Water! Earth! And Air! (Symbolized by the fresh air you can breathe in this heavenly place)Read more "Photo Challenge: Elemental"
Note:1. Posted as part of the Daily Prompt series from WordPress 2. I post photographs I have taken symbolizing the words given for the Daily prompts and not detailed written articles! For the prompt Amble, I guess photograph of an elephant would be most apt! Wherever I have seen elephants, whether it be in the wild […]Read more "Daily Prompt: Amble!"
Note: Published as part of the WordPress weekly photo challenge For the topic “textures” the most striking picture which comes to my mind is a photograph of a layer of mountains appearing as if they are stacked one on the other and a beautiful river “Teesta” flowing in between! Taken in North Sikkim, India, December 2014. As Carlos […]Read more "Weekly Photo Challenge:Textures"
Note: Post published as part of WordPress Daily Post Challenge When I heard “Foggy”, the first thought which came to my mind was a “rain journey” I undertook, where there was a memorable walk through a foggy forest! Read the full review here (Detailed review post!) THE FOGGY FORESTRead more "Daily Prompt: FOGGY: A trip to remember!"
Exploring the rainforests of Kerala during Monsoon season should be on every traveler’s to do list! On June 24th, 2017, I undertook a memorable journey organized by the Kerala Tourism Dept (hereafter referred as KTD), covering the western ghat rainforests in and around Athirapally Taluk, Thrissur District. This travelogue covers a detailed review of the […]Read more "Mazha Yatra-A jungle safari into the rainforests of Kerala"
While we celebrate completion of yet another round of Earth orbiting the Sun, it’s time to retrospect how my blog “E-Shibin: The eternal truth” performed in 2015 and share with you few interesting observations. My intangible bond with procrastination was the key culprit in limiting my new posts published during 2015 to just four (but, one more than in […]Read more "Just another article, about you."