Tag Archives: Srinagar

Many Moods of Dal Lake, Srinagar

Dal Lake is the toast of Srinagar often referred to as the jewel in the crown of Kashmir!! Be it a Shikara Ride, or a lazy cup of Kahwa in a Houseboat, walk along the boulevard or brisk business in … Continue reading

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Cooling off with Falooda

On a hot summer afternoon, I am craving for something cold and sweet and my mind is on Falooda !! From the streets of Mumbai where I first tasted the sweetness of Falooda to the streets of Srinagar, Kashmir where … Continue reading

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A sumptuous evening with Kashmiri Wazwan

Visit to Kashmir is incomplete without digging into the flavours of Wazwan. Ever since I had planned my trip to Kashmir, Wazwan was high on my agenda. It is not one dish nor is it a drink but the name … Continue reading

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Springtime in Mughal Gardens, Kashmir, India

Spring is in the air, am waking up to singing birds, cool breeze and warm sunshine. I sat in the park bench in the morning watching the flower buds all set to bloom and started humming under my breath “Rind … Continue reading

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Dal Lake on a Misty Morning, Kashmir

The beauty of the Dal reflects the mood of the sky!! On a quiet misty morning, we were floating on a Shikara to go towards the floating vegetable market. Warming up with cups of Kahwa wrapped in woolies and blankets … Continue reading

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Unsung Heroes – Kashmir Great Lakes Trek

What makes a trip memorable? The sights, the food, the weather, the hotels, the experiences or the people who touch our lives. While all of them have the role to play, more often than not people leave a lasting impression. … Continue reading

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Descending to Earth- A Journey through Infinite Mist, Kashmir

After a 6 day trek through breath taking locales finally it was time to descend to Earth :). We had enjoyed excellent weather through the days and what we experienced while descending the 4000 feet through steep, slippery, muddy pathways … Continue reading

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Taste of the Dal Lake, Srinagar, India

The last 10 days, I spent trekking in Kashmir Valley in India. Often in the news for the wrong reasons this beautiful lush green valley presents one of the tastiest cuisines of India. Dal Lake is the toast of Srinagar … Continue reading

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