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.

Nov 142017
 
Annual Travel Calendar Contest Alert: Win 2018 desi Traveler Calendar

 Win A 2018 desi Traveler Annual Limited Edition Calendar     Like most things on desi Traveler, the annual Travel Calendar Contest is also a bit delayed ( OK delayed a lot ), but I am aware of the same and in order to make up for the lost time I am upping the ante and we are going full throttle asap. While 2017 has been a wonderful year in all aspects,  on travel front I decided to take it easy & spent more time on consolidating things that require my physical presence in the city. This meant I had [Continue Reading By Clicking Here…]

Nov 072017
 
October 2017 Travel Digest Crowd Sourced from Instagram

Guess what we have for the October 2017 desi Traveler digest?   The October 2017 desi Travel digest is here and once again we have some beautiful images from around the world. Good to see many international travelers also sharing their images and many of the veteran desi Travelers have also continued to share their images for desi Travel digest. I have tried to keep a healthy balance of new as well as repeat travelers as both are welcome to participate in the monthly travel digest. As I am currently running a series on Ladakh on my own Instagram [Continue Reading By Clicking Here…]

Nov 062017
 
My Experiments in Photography With Infinix Hot 4 Pro

  Diwali & The Case of Donut Photography With Infinix Hot 4 Pro The problem with declaring yourself a travel blogger is that people assume that you are always traveling.  And now that I have declared myself to be a “Top Ka Travel Blogger from India” people assume I am always traveling to exotic destinations. But truth is that I travel much less than many of mine corporate type friends spend more time in flights than they spend in their homes or even office. As for me, I am equally happy going to my neighborhood if something interesting is [Continue Reading By Clicking Here…]

Nov 052017
 
Stunning Ladakh Time Lapse Captured by Somabrata Pramanik

Watch Ladakh Time Lapse Captured by Somabrata Pramanik In these Ladakh Time Lapse videos, Somabrata Pramanik takes us on a beautiful journey over the moonscape of Ladakh. Time passes in slow motion in Ladakh, more so when you are on a leisurely journey to capture the beauty of the rugged region on your camera. IT professional and photographer went one step further and he captured the movement of time in slow motion using Time  Lapse technique the result is to be seen to be believed.  Over to Somabrata : The City of Leh in Time Lapse -From Leh Palace [Continue Reading By Clicking Here…]

Oct 312017
 
November 2017 Calendar Desktop Wallpaper- Pasir Timbul Magic Beach Raja Ampat Indonesia

Pasir Timbul Beach- Where Magic Happens on November 2017 Calendar Wallpaper   Have you have watched this movie “Pirates of the Caribbean” in one of the sequels, the hero dies but with one wish that he is to meet his beloved once a year on a special occasion when the heavens and earth meet and dawn and dusk hug and fire and ice dance or something similar. Net-net magic types happens once a year on that island and you need to be dead to be there. But as I am not very fond of being dead I decided to [Continue Reading By Clicking Here…]

Oct 172017
 
September 2017 desi Travel Digest From Instagram

The September 2017  Instagram Images From desi Travelers Around The World   I think the challenge is that I have never declared a  specific date to come out with the monthly travel digest, unlike the monthly travel calendar, hence the delay every month. Plus this iconic trust we desis have on the 5 letter word “Sorry”. But more than sorry dear reader and photographers who are supporting this little desi Traveler digest on Instagram, let me promise you something, from coming month I promise to publish the desi Traveler digest on or before 7th of every month. In spite [Continue Reading By Clicking Here…]

Oct 112017
 
How To Plan A Honeymoon To Remember With Expedia Honeymoon Planner

How To Choose Best Honeymoon Destinations With Expedia Most countries have four seasons,  Spring, Summer, Rains, and Winter, but our great country of India has the 5th season, it is called the Wedding Season. The main wedding season in most parts of India is from October to February during the winters. There are many reasons for this wedding season, as earlier our ancestors were mainly farmers and the winters after the sowing season was a relatively free time. As the weather is also much pleasant during winters in most parts of India, this makes perfect sense to plan a wedding [Continue Reading By Clicking Here…]

Oct 022017
 
7 Travel Blogging Lessons I Learned From Mahatma Gandhi

If Mahatma Gandhi Was a Travel Blogger? We are all celebrating Gandhi Jayanti today on 2nd October. in memory of the father of the nation who led the freedom struggle from the front. There is an old saying we try to correlate things with our own little world and try to interpret them in our own ways so that we can understand them better.  While the political climate of the country has changed over the decades  I think Bapu Gandhi not only relevant today also but we all need to learn so many things from him as we remember him [Continue Reading By Clicking Here…]

Sep 302017
 
October 2017 Calendar Desktop Wallpaper – Sarson Ke Khet Majuli Assam

Mustard Fields of Majuli Assam:  Download October 2017 Desktop Wallpaper Calendar Pardon me for confusing you, well it is true that it is the North Indian Punjab that is famous for the Golden Mustard Fields or Sarson Ke Khet of Punjab. Countless movies and songs ( think DDLJ to begin with ) have shown the beauty of these Sarson Ke Khet. But Sarson or Mustard is an important cash crop in many states in India and I have been fortunate to click them in Punjab, Himachal, Uttrakhand, Uttar Pradesh, Rajasthan and now latest in Majuli Island Assam which is featured [Continue Reading By Clicking Here…]

Sep 162017
 
August 2017 desi Travel Digest

Presenting the August 2017 desi Travel Digest From Instagram I think an apology is long overdue to all the regular readers of desi Traveler blog as well as the fabulous photographers who have shared their images for the desi Travel Digest regularly. I only have my sloth to be blamed. But as they say better late than never. So dear reader and participating photographers may I present to you the August 2017 desi Travel digest with due apologies for the delay. Let me begin with the first image that comes from Guwahati and has been shared by passionate photographer [Continue Reading By Clicking Here…]