Travellers guide to festivals across the world – HOLI (India)

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A Festival celebrated by 500 million people to welcome the onset of spring.

Water splash, patches of color, yum food & happiness everywhere .


Holi

Where – India

What – HOLI (Festival of Colors)

When – During 2-4th Week of March.

Duration – 2 day event.

What to expect – 1st day people collect heap of wood & put a fire on it and perform rituals to pray god to take care of family. 2nd Day they splash water & colors using bare hands or tubes on each other.  People generally dress up in white & visit Family … Continue Reading

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Home, a dream for some & a necessity for all

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“Home, the story of who we are and a collection of all we love”! 

Such a beautiful quote that defines why there’s no place like Home.

For some a home is a dream place & for others just a necessity. This emotion varies from person to person as well for the same person in various phases of life.

 

Dream Home image

We are travel bloggers by passion and operate like digital nomads. For us, most of the weekdays are spent in the office & weekends roaming around the town on short road trips. House for us is like a “big hall” divided … Continue Reading

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Travel Guide: Shoes To Carry Based On Your Vacation Type

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With things looking a bit glum at the moment and the work from home environment tiring us out to the bone, a trip to the serene mountains, or a chilled escape to the refreshing beach or a trekking trip is definitely on our minds. And, out of all the different branches of fashion, vacation wear being the one we rarely think about (well, not until we start brewing a getaway plan, at least), it’s officially time to get your shopping shoes on!

Just like different occasions and functions demand different types of attire, each unique holiday destination requires you … Continue Reading

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3 ways to add vitamin C to your diet when you have a busy lifestyle

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I have always been the type of person who has looked after his health and worked towards building a lifestyle that is sustainable. I’m always on the lookout for how I can be healthier, stronger and aid my body and its immune system to function properly.

Recently, I was helping my son with his studies when we came across Vitamin C and how it benefits the body. It reminded me of all those times when my mom, a science educator, would ask us to consume Vitamin C-rich foods, especially during weather changes and winter.

After my son had finished his … Continue Reading

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As you age, it is important to Ensure Stronger Inside Out. Check your real age with the Muscle Age Test today!

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Keep up with your strength exercises because, after the age of 35, you start losing your muscle mass. It could be as much as 3%-5% per decade or even higher as you age”, shared my family doctor, on my recent visit.

This was something new for me as I was not aware of “Sarcopenia”[1] or age-related muscle loss which is a natural process and a part of aging. But that got me to think if muscle mass can be preserved? If yes, how can we do that? But before sharing the ways to preserve our muscle mass, let me … Continue Reading

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Choosing the right nursing home for your loved one

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While we all hope that our loved ones can enjoy living out the rest of their lives independently or at least with family, not all of us can provide full-time in-home care, particularly when someone requires high-quality care 24 hours a day. That’s why there are nearly two million nursing home beds across the U.S., according to the latest statistics available. 

When the decision is made that a nursing home will be the best option for your loved one, the transition will be much easier if you give yourself enough time to research which one will be the optimal match. Continue Reading

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5 ways to make Road Trips Memorable.

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Road trips are always very memorable. Most of the times it leaves happy memories but sometimes it may be another way around. Although guessing all that we can encounter is impossible, but some preventive actions can help the riders avoiding the useful pitfalls.

Sharing the top 5 tips:

  1. Choose your car based on terrain:

Based on the destination, the car must be picked. Therefore, between an SUV to Sedan to off-roader picking the right weapon for your fight is important especially while traveling to mountains.

 

  1. Keep your documentation ready: 

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Developing Smart Infrastructure for Smart cities

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On June 25th, 2015, Honorable PM of India Mr. Narendra Modi announced a mission to develop 100 smart cities across India with an estimated budget of USD 14 Billion. It was a signal of India ready to gear up for its version 2.0.

We have evolved a lot in the last decade. Researchers even believe we are witnessing the fastest growth rate in innovation & automation happening in every field of life. The concept of these smart cities is to make a paradigm shift in urban planning & development to match up with its citizen’s lifestyle & requirements.

Although there … Continue Reading

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3 amazing family bonding opportunities

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Everyone wants to be as close as possible to their families, and that is certainly something that you will want to try and make use of if you are to have a full life. But wanting that, and actually knowing what you need to do to make it happen, are two different things – and indeed, a lot of families do really struggle to stay close together for a long duration of time. Something that you are likely going to find useful is if you know of a few great ways to bond with your family early on. If Continue Reading

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Precious Cargo: 4 Ways To Keep Your Family Safe While Driving

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When you get behind the wheel of your car, safety will obviously be a prime concern. After all, you will be carrying the most precious of all cargo, your child and loved ones! Luckily, there are some smart tactics that you can use to make sure the drive is as safe as possible for your whole family.  Read on to find out what they are.

 

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Don’t drive tired

One tactic that you must use whether you are driving alone or with a car full of family is to make sure that you take regular breaks, and don’t drive tired, Continue Reading

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