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Neemrana Fort palace, Rajasthan

Toll Tax - Rajasthan

Few months back, we picked up Neemrana Fort Palace for a weekend get away trip from Gurgaon. I have some kind of facinations for the Palaces & forts and Neemrana is the closed fort in Rajasthan from Gurgaon, some 80 km from IGI Airport.We booked a stay for a night there in Hari Vilas (Lord Vishnu’ adobe) , one of the rooms being offered from the heritage property. The deal – One night stay @ INR … Continue reading

22. July 2009 by Amit Gupta
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Traffic light for footover bridge in gurgaon !

footover bridge gurgaon

This can happen only here in India. We know how to ulitize all the resources to fullest and look forward to accept new challenges. Look at the images below I clicked of foot over bridge meant for pedestrian in millenium city, gurgaon. No hurry at all – Guy seems to be attending a call from home  Wow ! such a good negotiater of sharp turns Pedestrian should be given adverse travel advisory for crossing expressway by … Continue reading

17. July 2009 by Amit Gupta
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Trip to Ladhakh – Final part

Khardung La Pass

Day 6-8 Khadungla (Highest Motorable pass) , Chumatang (Hot water springs) , Monasteries (Hemis, Thiksey) & Leh Palace Day 6: A bit of disappointment as snow blocked our way to Khardungla (18380ft above sea level). We waited for the snow to get clear at South Pulu 14 km from the top (K-top) for 2 hours but in vain. We got down to Leh and roam around in market. We had food at local café with … Continue reading

03. May 2009 by Amit Gupta
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Trip to Leh (Ladhakh) Part II


  Day 3. We came across snow for the first time On the way to this beautiful and frozen Pangong Tso (or Pangong Lake; Tso: Ladakhi for lake). It is 120 Km long lake with one third of the lake falling into Indian territory and rest in China. The temperature was freezing cold literally and wind were blowing hard. Our first stop was at the army post of Zingral @ 15500 ft. Few interesting things … Continue reading

02. May 2009 by Amit Gupta
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Adventurous trip to Leh (Ladhakh)


So finally I got a well deserved break from the daily routine with a long pending family vaccation. My Wify always wanted to see some snow clad mountains and I wanted to go on some adventure holiday. And we discovered a perfect mix in the Land of Lamas-Leh. I have done some goggling before packing our bags for the leh. Few useful tips based on suggestions and personal experiences: a) Leh is on high altitude … Continue reading

30. April 2009 by Amit Gupta
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