A Rs. 2000 Note Can Buy You 20 Simple Meals

Rs 2000 Note, India

The new Indian Rs. 2,000 note may not pass a graphic design test because of ignoring the basic principles. For example, the note has too many fonts and misaligned elements. The basic layout grid is missing. Poor color choice…   Aesthetics may be missing but it can buy you simple …

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Where can I stay in the Indian Himalayas?

  India accounts for more than seventy percent of the loftiest and youngest mountain range, the Himalayas. Accommodation choices in the Indian Himalayas, however, do not match its size and area. You can find ten different types of accommodations in the Indian Himalayas. All types of lodging, however, may not …

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6 simple safety tips for solo travelers

    Yesterday’s gang rape of a tourist in Manali, Himachal Pradesh is an unfortunate incidence. We sympathize with her and hope that the police would appropriately punish the culprits. To avoid the life-shattering experiences, we would like to share the following safety tips with solo travelers: No lift from …

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Things you should know before eating at a dhaba

    Dhabas, the road-side eateries in north India, are common along the highways, including those connecting the Himalayas with the rest of the country. Since fine dining options are almost non-existent along the highways, understanding dhaba traits is useful for the adventure travelers planning a trip to the mountain …

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It is not just one rupee!

  Last week I paid electricity bill at one of e-Samparks, the counter boy did not return balance of one rupee. When I demanded, he returned one rupee but he was not happy. And, I gave a twenty-rupee note to buy two samosas worth INR 18.00. The shopkeeper gave me …

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