Varun Suchday

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Panauti Community Homestay: Staying with a Nepali family | Embracing Sustainable Tourism

My Nepali homestay meal If you’re like me, you strive for “authentic” experiences. You want to feel connected to a place and to have <i>experiences</i> over …

Asia Travel

Eating local in Srinagar with The Bombay Canteen’s Thomas Zacharias

Food souvenirs, traditional recipes and unforgettable meals in Kashmir<p>Early morning walks to bakeries beside Dal Lake, watching wazas tirelessly …

10 Apps For Making Totally Unique Videos | Moment

How-To<p>10 Apps For Making Totally Unique Videos<p>Words +<p>Videos<p>| Ani Acopian<p>February 08, 2018<p>Previous Post Next Post<p>Hey, I’m Ani, and I make a lot of …

The Arunachal Odyssey - 3 Weeks in India's vastly Diverse & stunningly Beautiful State

{ Nuranang Falls, one of the most spectacular waterfalls in the country } <br>Arunachal Pradesh, India’s frontier state, sharing border with our hyper …

India

Here's What the Most Famous Breakfasts from North East India Look Like

The North-Eastern part of India showcases a variety cultures and traditions and a lot of them are reflected in their cuisine and local eats. The …

20 Mesmerising Photos Of Uttarakhand That’ll Make You Forget Switzerland

One of the most beautiful and (newest) states of the country, Uttarakhand is a treasure trove of sorts for tourists. Dotted with picturesque …

Hiking

5 Essential Composition Tips in Photography

Photography is not possible without composition– don’t miss out on these 5 essential photography composition tips:DOWNLOAD PDFPDF: 5 PHOTOGRAPHY …

Street Photography

How to Perfect the Art of the Monochrome Landscape

Modern cameras allow us to capture incredible, colourful landscape images. A quick look through sites like 500px will show amazing examples of the …

Landscape Photography

100 Trips Everyone Should Take In Their Lifetime, According to the World's Top Travel Experts

These unique vacation excursions are stunning. 😍<p>No matter how many countries you’ve been to, there’s always somewhere new to discover.<p>But with so …

Asia Travel

Slovenia's unique sleeps: camping, glamping and offbeat lodgings

Blessed with natural splendour in abundance, Slovenia has been crafting itself a well-deserved reputation for clean, green travel. To supplement its outdoorsy appeal, quirky accommodation is springing up in the scenic countryside, and clever locals are embracing and redefining one of the travel …

Swimming Pools

As a Photographer, These are 13 Free Apps I Wouldn't Leave the House Without

If you're a new photographer, let me let you in on a little secret...There are hundreds of photography apps available for iOS and Android devices …

Apps

10 Documentary Photography Books You Must Own

The purpose of documentary photography, or photojournalism, is to objectively reproduce various aspects of society through the chronicle of images of …

Street Photography

Indonesia eyes more tourists from India

The Tourism Ministry together with Indonesian Consulate General (KJRI) in Mumbai is set to hold Wonderful Indonesia Promotion (PWI) activity at the …

Asia

Singapore Scoot airline soon to offer direct India-Europe flights with fare as low as Rs 12,000

The debut of Singapore Airlines' low-cost subsidiary, Scoot, in the Indian aviation sector is set to change the rules of the industry. The special …

Air India

10 Twitter hashtags for writers

Hashtags are more important than ever – yet can still be a confusing minefield if you’re new to social media. Here are 10 of the most useful hashtags …

Social Media

Lens Filters: Which filters do photographers actually need?

Click the title of the article to read this post on Improve Photography, which includes all media files mentioned.What filters do you need and how do …

Photography

25 Landscape Photography Tips and Tricks That Will Deliver Spectacular Results (VIDEO)

We often turn to Toma Bonciu (AKA “Photo Tom”) for concise tutorials on shooting and editing landscape photographs. In the six-minute video below he …

Complete guide to outdoor light

<b>Light is a photographer’s raw material, the building block that makes or breaks our images. Pro shooter David Noton explains the skill in learning</b> …

Landscape Photography

100 Must-Read, Best Books On Writing And The Writer's Life

If you’re a working or aspiring writer, you already likely know about the classic best books on writing–King’s <i>On Writing,</i> Strunk and White’s <i>Elements</i> …

Writing

Once upon a time in Sikkim: The untold saga of Sikkim’s tea garden!

<b>Feel the bliss of silence, writes SOMEN SENGUPTA as he takes the route to Temi that passes through the hills enveloped under the cool and dark</b> …

6 Finnish Terms You'll Want to Use in English, in Emoji Form

In late 2015, the Ministry for Foreign Affairs of Finland introduced a series of national emojis that celebrate all aspects of Finnish identity. The …

The 6 best sites to find cheap flights

With rising airline costs, every penny you can save truly counts -- so when you score a cheap flight, it's a great feeling.<p>Flight deals may seem few and far in between, but there are alternatives ways to find an affordable ticket to your next destination. You may think the only option you have is …

Shopping

12 Photo Projects You Can Do From Home

Part of becoming an improved photographer is understanding how to challenge yourself to put the skills you already have to the test and acquire new …

Landscape Photography

Trekking in Tajikistan's Fann mountains, central Asia's 'crown jewels'

A national treasure leading tourists for more than 20 years, Brownbook follows Niyozkul Nematov up into these historic peaks<p>Niyozkul Nematov is Tajikistan’s “trekking guru”, as one online travel site puts it, and something of a national treasure.<p>Eager to share tales and legends about his beloved …

Central Asia

Improve Your Photography Skills With This 52 Week Photo Challenge

Challenges are a fun way to help improve your skills in a particular area. If you want to get better at photography, or you just like taking …

Europe's oldest pagans: the deep forest life of Mari people – in pictures

Ikuru Kuwajima photographed the Mari El republic in Russia over the course of a year, learning about everything from witchcraft to paranormal activity

Soviet Union

Pidgin - West African lingua franca

<b>The BBC is launching 11 new language services and one of them is English-based Pidgin, which is one of the most widely spoken languages across West Africa, even though it is not officially recognised.</b><p>What is Pidgin?<p>The Oxford English Dictionary definition of Pidgin is: A language containing lexical …

Linguistics

Scandinavia optimistic on growing Indian visitor numbers

<b>DELHI</b>: The three Scandinavian countries, <b>Norway, Sweden</b> and <b>Denmark</b>, are stepping up their efforts to promote the region as a <b>tourist destination for</b> …

10 Hidden Treks in Uttarakhand That Only The Most Ardent Mountain Lovers Have Heard Of

The Himalayas of Uttarakhand are majestic and massive and their relevance can even be traced back to ancient times. In the land of the Pandavas, high …