Pune – a culturally vibrant city in India surrounded by the hills. This location means there are ample options for one-day outings from Pune. In the lap of the Sahyadri mountain range (the western ghats are referred to as the Sahyadris in Maharashtra), Pune is connected by good highways in […]Read More
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In the last few years, the Dudhsagar waterfalls have become a popular weekend destination, especially for those travelling from cities like Mumbai, Pune and Bangalore (all thanks to a certain Bollywood movie). Most tourists to Goa these days make the Dudhsagar waterfalls a part of their itinerary for Goa. Because […]Read More
Morachi Chincholi, a village of tamarind trees with peacocks A village with more peacocks than people, Morachi Chincholi is actually an unofficial peacock sanctuary. Less than 50 km from Pune and around 200 from Mumbai, it’s a great weekend getaway for and some natural rejuvenation. An overnight stay will ensure […]Read More
Nighoj potholes or how violent can a river get! The river Kukdi carves its way through a rock bed of black and reddish basalt rocks. During the course of its flow, over the years, it has made some bizarre cuts and holes through the rocks. These are popularly known as the […]Read More