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Shimla

Ghost Stories in Shimla Travel


Shimla, the summer capital of the British era, is still one of the most favorite hill stations among tourists.  The rolling hills, the lush green environment and the magnificent architecture have a magnetic pull.  Poets have written verses of the beauty of Shimla in the most aesthetic manner.  Who could have thought that the ‘Queen

Shopping tips in Himalayan States and Cities


Shopping is an addictive source of happiness.  The desire to obtain an object gives a sense of accomplishment and fulfillment.  When one purchases items of their personal choice, the body releases dopamine in the brain.  Dopamine, the neurotransmitter controls the reward and pleasure centers of the brain.  Shopping branches out as a form of rewarding

Sirmaur – The Peach Valley


On the map of India, Sirmaur is situated in the Shivalik range of outer Himalayas.  The boundaries of Sirmaur touch Shimla, Solan, Punjab, Haryana and Uttrakhand. Nestled in the south-eastern part of Himachal Pradesh, Sirmaur has etched its place as the ‘The Peach Valley’ of India.  The rural region is mountainous zone dominated by the

Chail Palace: A World Heritage to Glimpse a Royal Legacy

Chail Palace: A World Heritage to Glimpse a Royal Legacy


Chail is just 45km from Shimla and an amazing never-to-forget destination in Shimla. It has the highest cricket ground in the world and a breathtakingly beautiful palace which is also a world heritage hotel. The ground rests majestically at an altitude of 2,444m above sea level and was once owned by erstwhile royal family of