Prasad Np

Running the Rat race, scheming to swim with the sharks. Wondering what is left in rat race after conquering the corner office. Writes India Travel Blog desi Traveler, with stories and pictures from India.

Feb 012019
 
Free Download February 2019 desi Traveler Wallpaper Calendar

Download Free Copy of February 2019 Wallpaper Calendar – Dubai Flamingo The new year is already old, Ah!  the speed with which time flies. So let us welcome February with the hopes of an early spring and a very very late Summer :P.  For the February 2019 Wallpaper Calendar, we have this reflection of a Flamingo I clicked in Dubai. If you think Dubai is only about the skyscrapers and dazzling malls & souks full of Arabian Night memorabilia then you my friend must read this post about the nature conservation side of Dubai. For right in the heart [Continue Reading By Clicking Here…]

Jan 262019
 
Portraits From Kerala - God's Own Country

 People Who Make Kerala -God’s Own Country Normally if you ask me which is my favorite state to travel in India I will give you some Global Gyan, a random quote or two from Shree Tolkien Jee, and if I am in a pensive mood I may even invoke Rumi. All that just to make sure that other states of India may not feel jealous of Kerala, my favorite state in India, but hey can you blame me? When it comes to Kerala even God decided to play favorites and decided to make Kerala her home.  ( Yes God is [Continue Reading By Clicking Here…]

Jan 192019
 
5 Reasons That Will Make You Fall In Love With Ladakh In Winters

Winter Photographs Of Ladakh In Winters That Will Leave You Mesmerised  Ladakh is the dream destination of every traveler from pristine lakes to rugged mountains to fast flowing rivers to blue skies it has everything that you have imagined in Shangri La. I have had my little share of visiting Ladakh a few years ago and I have been longing to go back to Ladakh ever since.  But I have not been that lucky and never got a chance to visit Ladakh again. Recently Iw as talking to Arun Bhat, who has been going to Ladakh before it became [Continue Reading By Clicking Here…]

Jan 012019
 
Free Download January 2019 desi Traveler Wallpaper Calendar

Download Free Copy of January 2019 Wallpaper Calendar from Kumaon   Happy New Year Travelers 🙂  Many thanks for participating in the annual desi Traveler Calendar Contest. The winners were announced sometime back on my Instagram account and all the calendars were shipped in last week of December. Most of the winners have received their calendars as I saw their posts on Instagram & Facebook.  Those of you have not won the calendar here is your monthly soft copy of the desi Traveler Wallpaper Calendar all yours to download, like & share with your friends & family.     [Continue Reading By Clicking Here…]

Dec 012018
 
Free Download December 2018 Calendar Wallpaper - Inle Lake Myanmar

Download Free Copy of December 2018 Calendar Wallpaper from Inle Lake Myanmar Well, can you believe the first day of the last month of 2018 is already here? I was totally not prepared for this and only when the reminder for the calendar came on my phone I realized it is time to share the December 2018 Calendar Wallpaper for the readers of desi Traveler blog. To give you a bit of background of the image for the December 2018 Calendar Wallpaper, we will need to go back to my Myanmar trip to Inle Lake where this image was [Continue Reading By Clicking Here…]

Nov 152018
 
Win 2019 desi Traveler Calendar & 2 Night Stay With Unhotel

Win Limited Edition 2019 desi Traveler Calendar & Stay With Unhotel     Hello Travelers, how many of you are looking forward to 2019? I for sure am looking forward to 2019 or to be more specific the limited edition 2019 desi Traveler Calendar that can be yours if you participate in the annual desi Traveler Calendar Contest.  But that is only part of the story, this year the good folks at Unhotel have joined hands with desi Traveler and they are graciously giving complimentary stays to 2 of our lucky winners in 2 different cities. Yes, you read [Continue Reading By Clicking Here…]

Nov 012018
 
November 2018 Calendar Wallpaper - A Red Tiled House & Pond In Rural Maharashtra

  Download November 2018 Calendar Wallpaper: A Village Pond & Red Tiled House In Maharashtra   This post is about the November 2018 Calendar Wallpaper and the story behind it. Last year sometime at the fag-end of monsoons I was on an exploratory trip in coastal & rural Maharashtra.  One of the places I visited was Murud Janjira a few hours away from Mumbai. Now post Monsoons, coastal Maharashtra & the western ghats offer some of the most beautiful vistas that one can see on a road trip. Every curve in the road has a surprise awaiting you, sometimes [Continue Reading By Clicking Here…]

Oct 222018
 
Explore The Unseen Kashmir – Watch “Escape To Kashmir” – A Travel Film

  Great Lakes Trek – Kashmir Hello, travelers, our guest authors, filmmakers  & Travelers ( not necessarily in that order )  Tina & Debarup Mukherjee are back with a wonderful photo story and travel film – “Escape To Kashmir “about the  Kashmir Great Lakes Trek.  Check out the images, article and the short travel film that is winning hearts and inspiring travelers around the world to travel. Kudos to Debarup &  Tina for sharing their passion to travel & making this beautiful movie on Great Lakes Trek in Kashmir – Escape to Kashmir . Needless to say, this is a real trek [Continue Reading By Clicking Here…]

Oct 012018
 
October 2018 Calendar Wallpaper - A Private Island In Koh Chang Thailand

Download October 2018 Calendar Wallpaper: Featuring Koh Chang Thailand Dear reader, you are welcome to download the October 2018 Calendar Wallpaper from desi Traveler blog. When I wrote my post about Island Hopping In Koh Chang Thailand, it immediately became one of the most read and shared blog posts on the desi Traveler blog. Now I will leave it for you to decide if the credit should go to the beautiful islands of Koh Chang that are perfect for diving, snorkeling, water sports, or just simply counting waves from your hammock, or our alluring Pema who graced the images [Continue Reading By Clicking Here…]

Sep 272018
 
Kausani Travel Guide- Movies To Mahatma Gandhi To The Home Of A Kavi

 7 Things To Do In Kausani In Uttarakhand India   So what is common between Anil Kapur? Mahatma Gandhi & Poet Sumitra Nandan Pant?  Well, they all have a connection to Kausani a small sleepy hill town in Uttarakhand. Though I am not sure if Kausani is a small town or a large village, with a population of less than 3 thousand, Kausani has fewer people than the housing society I live in. And that is where lies the time-warped charm of Kausani that offers you unobstructed views of snow-clad peaks, leisurely treks in the forest that are fragrant with [Continue Reading By Clicking Here…]