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

3 Most Visited Sights in Srinagar

3 Most Visited Sights in Srinagar Food, great views, and the happiest people on Earth. Welcome to Srinagar! Srinagar is a retreat to those who have the wanderlust gene in them. The landscape varies just as widely.  And, if you’ve ever fancied catapulting straight into a mountain valley overlooking the beautiful snow-capped peaks of the mighty Himalayas, then this is it! Pack your bags, pick … Continue reading 3 Most Visited Sights in Srinagar

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

4 REASONS TO VISIT SRINAGAR THIS WINTER

Where winter is a bane to certain places and is cursed for bringing in stagnancy along with putting a full stop to the mundane lives of the folks, the same winter is a blessing to the new Srinagar. The city becomes all the more lively and flushed with people from different parts of the world, who come there to experience the splendid beauty of the … Continue reading 4 REASONS TO VISIT SRINAGAR THIS WINTER

Craft Tour to Kashmir

Shopping in Kashmir is not about window shopping or roaming around swanky malls looking out for things you want, but it is walking down the streets dotted with shops, vendors and customers busy negotiating for the best price of coveted item.  It is an experience in itself, both fascinating and unforgettable. Going back in time, when Mir Sayed Ali Hamdani, a mystic from Persia moved … Continue reading Craft Tour to Kashmir

Wazwaan – The Food Heaven

“There is no love sincerer, than the love of Food!”   Srinagar, the Paradise on Earth is not called the paradise only because of its historic gardens, indulgent houseboats and floating markets but also because of the appetizing Kashmiri Cuisine. The rustic charm of Srinagar influences visitors, with an exceptional sense of cordiality and one visit to this paradise can divide your life into “Before … Continue reading Wazwaan – The Food Heaven

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