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May 012019
 
Free Download May 2019 desi Traveler Wallpaper Calendar - Amaltas Tree In Bloom

 May 2019 Wallpaper Calendar – Indian Laburnum Tree / Golden Shower In Bloom   The May 2019 Wallpaper Calendar from desi Traveler is an image you may have seen a few times already. It is the Amaltas aka Indian Laburnum Tree or Golden shower called so due to its golden yellow flowers that give an illusion of Gold Necklaces hanging from the tree. But first a bit of the back story about my love for Amaltas trees. I have always loved trees, more so flowering trees. Growing up I was torn between the Ruby Red flowers of Gulmohur and [Continue Reading By Clicking Here…]

Apr 012019
 
Free Download April 2019 desi Traveler Wallpaper Calendar – An Evening In Bali

Download Free Copy of April 2019 Wallpaper Calendar – A Surfer On A Bali Beach   Bali is an island of legends, both natural like the volcanoes and manmade one like the temples of Bali that with their unique architectural beauty takes you to a different world.  But in my opinion, the true legend of Bali unfolds on its beautiful beaches especially around dusk when the Sun, Sky, and Sea join hand to mesmerize you with ever-changing drama.  The April 2019 Wallpaper Calendar is about one such mesmerizing evening from the Kuta Beach in Bali. From a photography point of view, [Continue Reading By Clicking Here…]

Mar 012019
 
Free Download March 2019 desi Traveler Wallpaper Calendar - Merlion Singapore

Download Free Copy of March 2019 Wallpaper Calendar – Singapore Merlion in Night I was initially in two minds whether to include this long exposure image of Singapore Merlion in the annual calendar or not as it has been used for the promotion of the annual desi Traveler Calendar Contest on various social media. But then many of the readers who participated in the contest mentioned in messages to me that they would like to see this image in the desi Traveler Annual Calendar. As I also like this image a lot I decided to keep this image for [Continue Reading By Clicking Here…]

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 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 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 012018
 
September 2018 Calendar Wallpaper : Mumbai Beach Cricket

  Download September 2018 Calendar Wallpaper: Sunset Beach Cricket Mumbai   A Happy September to you all the wonderful readers of desi Traveler blog. Dear reader the September 2018 Calendar Wallpaper is now ready for free download from desi Traveler Blog. Mumbai is a city where space is at a premium & free time is a rare commodity. With hardly any open spaces and life moving as per the schedule of the local trains the public beach plays a great equalizer in the life of a Mumbaikar. The superrich come to the beach to escape the stale air of their [Continue Reading By Clicking Here…]