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Lachit Divas - Lachit Borphukan Jayanti (25th November)

On 25th November, Jayanti of Lachit Borphukan is celebrated who was the great Ahom General who beat back the mighty Mughal Army at the Battle of Saraighat, put a check to Aurangzeb's plans of expanding the Mughal Empire to Assam. His Jayanti is celebrated as Lachit Divas.

 

Rani Jhansi Lakshmibai Jayanti ( India )

Rani Jhansi Jayanti is celebrated on the birthday of Rani ki Jhansi also known as LakshmiBai (19 November 1828 – 18 June 1858). She was the queen of the princely states of Jhansi (Uttar Pradesh) in Northern region of India. She was one of the key persons of the Indian Rebellion of 1857 and inspired millions to fight against the Britishers who were looting Indians at a massive pace. 

Should you pay for the Premium / Window Seats in Airplanes?

While boarding a plane or a train or even a bus, have you ever thought of getting a Window Seat?
Just about everyone wants one for sure. If you have luxury of time, you can web check-in earlier and chances of getting a window seat gets higher.

In case you are doing check-in late then you might miss all possibilities of getting a window seat -- reason being most of the good seats are already gone - so leftovers are either in middle ones or the aisle seats.

Must read for first time flyer - Air Travel

For a keen traveler, every flight is an adventure. It just lifts you up ( quite literally ) and shows you the bird eye view of the world. To make the travel experience a memorable one, there are some (un)written rules which must be followed.

Some of them are:

1. You cannot carry your power bank in your check-in bags.

Airlines around the globe disallow inclusion of powerbanks in the check-in bags. Airports have the signages with these intructions clearly mentioned.

Why I love flying with Vistara

I am a traveling enthusiast and I have always adored

My journeys in Mumbai Local Trains and some Interesting facts about Mumbai Railways discovered by me

Mumbai locals are lifeline of Mumbai. It is like the nervous system consisting of hundrends of veins / arteries and passengers being the blood, mumbai local train ensures that passengers are transported to their desired destination.But it's chaotic. Following is the most important chart of Mumbai Local Train's Network:

A Weekend with "Braveheart" and the Loch Ness Monster

A few weeks of my stay in London with trips confined to office, bank, Hounslow high street and back to our serviced apartment, I said "Enough of suppressing the Travelaholism in me". So, Around 5 days before Christmas, we just packed one little sky bag n walked out of our apartment with Scotttish determination on our faces to go backpacking to The heart of Scotland.

Trek to the land of Gods Dalhousie

Dalhousie is a hill station with amazing scenic views and prominent traces of India's British association such as colonial mansions. It is generally known for its mesmerizing natural beauty. As situated far from the buzzing cities, it is a place of eternal calmness. Our journey for that land of god started from Indore on 4th Jan 2017. We reached Pathankot (Punjab) after 2 days journey. Usually to get to Dalhousie, one has to take buses from Pathankot, and we did the same. Finally on the early morning of 6th, we reached our destination.

Banglasahib Gurudwara, New Delhi

Sikhs are agraz ( elder brother ) of Hindus. The warriors who have fought invaders, protected lives of millions of Hindus. Stories of their valor is known to the world.
Banglasahib Gurudwara is one of the most prominent Gurudwaras of Sikhs in New Delhi which is a must visit place for every person. They organise langar ( free good service for thousands of people ).

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