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Manali – A Glimpse of The Himalayas



The Himalayas have always been this mountain range I have wanted to see if not all at least a glimpse of it to begin with. And so we decided to take this trip to Manali impromptu. Our original plan was to visit Sikkim which we now left for a later time.I think this is the riskiest journey I have ever been on. We took a bus ride to Manali. Manali is a valley nestled between the mountains and is at a height of 6398 ft above sea level. Now, that is pretty high!Manali isn't

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Taj Mahal | A Token of Love

Time and time again, I have heard and read the story behind the building of Taj Mahal. It always amazed me how one building could look so different every time of the day. How it changed its color depending on the light cast on it.I remember reading about it as a kid. I remember seeing the different pictures of it in magazines, and newspapers back in the days of no internet. I remember reading my sister's research paper in university. She had cutouts of different pictures of the Taj Mahal

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Is Goa A Halal Destination?

"Is Goa A Halal destination?"That was the first question that popped up my mind when I came across Alila Diwa Goa. Always having heard of Goa being famous for their party scenes, and night life, I was quite skeptical what kind of place I would be venturing into when we decided to go to Goa.So How did it go? All those questions you have in mind when it comes to seeing what kind of a destination it is, I have put it down here. So, Let's find out!Where did we stay? What was the local scene

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A Halal Travel Guide to Indore

What does it mean to travel to a city that hasn't been written about when it comes to safety in terms of travelling with the veil on? I believe in the fact that The Almighty is protecting me whenever I am in the Hijab. That the veil

is a shield that stops me from a lot of harm and unfavorable situations. It has always been a source of protection for me!There is always an inside fear of travelling to a new place. Are people going to stare? Are they going to harm me? Am I going to

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The Shola Crown | A Gem We Discovered | Part 2

Last post we stopped at hiking down from the tribal village in the Jeep. If you have missed my previous post, here's where to go!

This video is only a feast to your eyes and gives a little glimpse of what was a very beautiful experience in one of the lesser known parts of Kerala.It is located very close to the famous Munnar Hill Station Now on the blog - This trip was as part of my stay with @thesholacrown The area in and around A boutique hotel located in Bodimettu A

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The Shola Crown | A Gem We Discovered | Part 1

There isn't a word that can describe the beauty of this place. There isn't a phrase, There isn't a sentence. There isn't enough I can say about this place. No matter what I write, will I really be able to do it justice?This beauty of a place is unheard of. I never heard of this place before. I am pretty sure most of you who stumble across this wouldn't have heard of it either.Sunrises are always beautiful. Sunsets are always beautiful too. But, then I tell you the sunrise here is

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Living in History

They say 2000 feet above Hyderabad is a sky paved with gold. Taj Falaknuma Palace, the very essence of its name has a meaning that says Mirror in the sky, and true to its name it stands in grandeur, 500 feet above the city itself. The palace was designed in 1894 by a British architect Willam Ward Marret, and is set on a 32-acre estate. He employed an idiosyncratic combination of Renaissance and baroque styles to create an immense structure that was clearly intended to rival the palaces of

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Instadiaries @creativitywithkay

M A V R O V A
What does your weekend plan look like?This picture was shot on my #SamsungS8 at Mavrova , Macedonia is a country that is worth seeing and experiencing. A hidden gem in Europe!Have you been ? What is your must visit travel destination?
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T R O P I C A L  J U N G L E
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What I loved about @dhigalimaldives was it was more a family style resort in the Maldives - a place where you could experience culture and nature together - a very different scene in the Maldives
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Nothing bad comes out of being kind. This journey of mine has allowed me to meet kind people from around the world. My friend took me to her childhood friend's place when I visited Macedonia. This beautiful succulent was in her place.😍 It was amazing to see and experience the place more than just being a tourist. For what to do and where to be when you travel to Macedonia, Follow @experienceskopje 🇲🇰 I believe in the fact that there is something good in everybody.💫 Maybe we wont get along with everyone. But, we do not have to dwell on the negativities in our life because there are too many amazing people we are surrounded by and worth our positive vibes everyday 😊😊
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P E R S O N A L  T O U C H E SWhat do you think of my personalised sneakers? 👟👟
Happiness is when the best mall in town @dohafestcity sends you these personalised @vans
As you all know, there's always something more than just your shopping🛍🛍 experience when you are at Doha Festival City! 💫💫
This time they have a Personalisation Station 🖌🖌🖊🖍as part of their back to school campaign where you can customise your sneakers or backpacks to your own taste.It's on from 10-23 September on the first floor of the centre court!
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O H R I D
I found this place so cosy, so pretty, so inviting, so peaceful - that it felt like home 🏡🏡 What does home mean to you?
I would definitely go back to Macedonia again for I Haven't had enough of the country. 💓💓
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Z E NWater - so therapeutic, so powerful
A glimpse into our private pool at @kandolhu
There won't be words to describe the beauty most of the times Yet I try ! .
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F R I D A Y
May your Friday be filled with joy, inspiration, enlightenment and prosperity!More on the picture:
This is a mosque built by 2 sisters from the Ottoman Period (1438) and is in Tetovo - a city in Macedonia.The Šarena Džamija was originally built in 1438. The architect behind the Šarena Džamija was Isak Bey.Most mosques of the time had sultans, beysor pashas financing their constructions, but the Šarena Džamija, however, was financed by two sisters from Tetovo. As with many mosques, a hammam was built nearby across the river.The site used to include an Inn as well as a bathhouse on the other side of the river. The current courtyard of the Šarena Džamija is filled with many flowers, a fountain, and aTürbe. The octagonal "türbe" houses the resting places of Hurshida and Mensure, the two sisters who financed the construction of the mosque in 1438. .
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B A T T U T A
One of the greatest travellers of all times, battuta in @dhigalimaldives is a restaurant that takes Inspiration from the travels of Ibn Battuta and is a journey of spices ; the menu put together based on the cuisines of the different places he went to.Who inspires you to travel? .
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Khansa A J

Khansa A J

I love capturing moments and memories. This is my diary where I share with y'all exciting, creative, and memorable moments I get to witness throughout my life

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