Superior Rooms – a magnificent chamber!

Srinagar – indulgent houseboats, historic gardens, romantic shikara rides and adventurous paragliding nestled in the jaw dropping grandeur. Located 12 kms from the airport, 300 kms from the nearest railway station and well connected through NH 1A, RK Sarovar Portico is a perfect stay. Located on the picturesque Suliaman hills, the hotel is an aesthetic and modern day retreat for both business as well as … Continue reading Superior Rooms – a magnificent chamber!

Filmmaker’s Paradise – Kashmir

“Tareef karu kya uski jisne tujhe banaya”                          Bollywood has always been capturing beautiful locations in its films. Be it the songs, the costumes, the actors or the locations everything is done to perfection. The location, if not THE most important, is one of the most important ingredients of any film. When those breathtaking … Continue reading Filmmaker’s Paradise – Kashmir

Koshur: The Official Kashmiri Language

Language is the ability to acquire and use complex systems of communication, particularly the human ability to do so, and a language is any specific example of such a system. India is a land of diversity with people from different sects of the society living all together in unison. Being a perfect amalgamation of different cultures, religions, beliefs, and of course, languages too; India is … Continue reading Koshur: The Official Kashmiri Language

5 Famous Bollywood Songs Shot in Kashmir

The valleys of Kashmir have always been synonymous with romance and revolution in Bollywood.  Dal Lake is one favorite destination of the Indian filmmakers. With its picturesque beauty, the place definitely ought to captivate your senses and leave a lingering happiness forever.  Set amidst the gigantic yet magnificent Zabarwan mountain valley, the lake is a storehouse of charm and amazement and this is one reason … Continue reading 5 Famous Bollywood Songs Shot in Kashmir

Welcoming Spring with the Festival of Lohri

It is the diversity of our country that makes it so alluring and incredible. And Srinagar too exudes the same, the heaven on earth is not only famous for its reservoirs of natural beauty, but is distinctively famous for its blend of cultural heritage. The multicultural Srinagar is cosmopolitan ethnicity, which accommodates people from various religious and cultural background under the same sky. The city … Continue reading Welcoming Spring with the Festival of Lohri

Revel in the Festival of Snow

Let it snow! Let it snow! Let it snow! December: /dɪˈsɛmbə/ -n. A month of lights, snow and feasts. Let’s take a drive through the snow this December in Srinagar to celebrate the festival of snow together and enjoy some winter sports. If a glimpse of a tiny patch of snow in a high mountain gully thrills you, then Srinagar is the destination for you … Continue reading Revel in the Festival of Snow

6 Reasons why Everyone Loves Kashmir

Kashmir, the “Venice of the East”, is jewel of a destination and entices everybody who visits it with its medieval charm, reminiscences of lost empire and a plethora of natural beauty. The past still peeps in the present day architecture and fantastic space. People who visit this place cannot resist themselves falling in love with it. Today, we came up with the task of listing … Continue reading 6 Reasons why Everyone Loves Kashmir

Saffron Festival

“The aromatic fragrance of saffron still reminds me of Srinagar!” said the traveler, bringing back my memories of the saffron festival last year! Saffron Festival, among one of the most popular festivals of Srinagar, is celebrated in the last week of October in Pampore. Saffron from Srinagar, known to be the best, is celebrated with a lot of fun and frolic. Srinagar, is blessed with … Continue reading Saffron Festival

Wular Lake

The Living Lakes of Srinagar

Agar firdous baroye zameen ast, hami asto, hami asto hami ast!  -Amir-e-Khusro Srinagar, the Heaven on Earth The dreamland, the choicest creation of god, Srinagar is set as a jeweled crown. Being the capital of the Sartaj of India, Jammu and Kashmir, Srinagar lies in the Kashmir Valley, on the banks of Jhelum River. Famous not only for its scenic beauty, the place is known … Continue reading The Living Lakes of Srinagar