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  • passport-colours
    Jul 05 2017

    A Penny for Your Thoughts: Why/How Do Passports Get Their Colour

    We’ve all been to immigration control at some point in our lives, but how many of us were curious enough to know why the colour of our passport is different from those around us? Since we at Travelguru are a bunch of curious souls, we digged in a little and found that there’s much more […]

  • monsoon-travel
    Jul 03 2017

    5 Destinations to Escape to This July

    With the onset of July, monsoons pick up the pace and give you a reason to escape to a destination that will take you closer to nature. For those who missed out on a relaxing summer vacation, here’s a chance to plan that much needed getaway. Take the rainy season as an opportunity to pack […]

  • homestays-in-gangtok
    Jun 12 2017

    #WeeklyFavourites: Gangtok Homestays for Your Next Vacation

    The monsoons have begun and there could not be a better time to plan a much-needed getaway. The land of serene lakes, gushing waterfalls, surreal sceneries and gorgeous hilltop homestays is where you need to be during the rainy days. Sitting pretty in the lap of the Himalayas, Gangtok is one of the most sought […]

  • manali
    Jun 07 2017

    An Insider’s Travel Guide to Manali

    From being a tourist’s paradise to a chic hill station, Manali has got an upgrade over all these years. The town which was earlier visited by penny-pinching young foreigners and honeymooning couples has now got a new breed of savvy travellers. Backpackers come here to hang out in the hippie villages and live like a […]

  • homestays-in-goa
    Jun 05 2017

    #WeeklyFavourites: Goa Homestays for Your Next Vacation

    When it comes to Goa, how many of us are ‘We’ve been there, done that’ types? Almost all of us, but the Goa that we are talking about is not the stereotypical beaches, shacks and seafood Goa. This is a different world altogether; where you get to soak in the real Goan culture and experience […]

  • goa-monsoons
    Jun 01 2017

    6 Reasons to Visit Goa This Monsoon

    The favourite beach town of Goa sees a lot of visitors in the peak season, but how many of us have thought about Goa beyond its sunny self? Agreed, Goa has some of the coolest beaches and it feels amazing to catch a tan at Baga and Candolim. But how about getting drenched by the […]

  • june-monsoon-travel
    May 29 2017

    Why June is an Ideal Month to Travel to South India

    The long hot summer days are about to end, and with it comes the hope of pleasant showers. The time when the parched Earth will get a relief with the incessant downpour. And if you are one of those who’d rather get a wee bit wet than stay at home because of the untimely rain, […]

  • homestays-india
    May 12 2017

    10 Cities to Visit in India for a Homestay

    If you thought homestays were limited to foreign lands, think again! With the saying of ‘Atithi Devo Bhava’ running in India from ancient times, the concept of Indian homestays has been with us forever. But in the last few years, the homestays have grown from strength to strength in India, and hospitable families have offered […]