• Climbing 6000 Stairs!

    First trip into Meghalaya in the Northeast of India Not too long a wait this time!  We veer off the wildlife hunt and venture into one of the lesser travelled areas of India… the Khasi Hills of Cherrapunji. The Khasi Hills near Cherrapunji in the northeast state of Meghalaya are a wonder! Meghalaya means “the abode of the …

  • Kaziranga Days… Hollongapar Nights…

      Seems like I’m constantly playing catch up these days! Since my second visit to Kaziranga in late March 2013, I’ve since returned in late February 2014 for a third sojourn into the forest. This entry will combine the two visits! When we last left off, we were wrapping up a short but beautiful stay …

  • Magnificent Manas!

    + Nameri ~ Adventures in Assam (and momentarily Bhutan) I had been to Assam only once before.  In April of 2010 I’d had a brief a 3-day visit to Kaziranga and although I enjoyed that trip, nothing prepared me for the wonder we experienced in this longer visit; which might just be the best overall …

  • Wonderful Wildlife ~ The Good, The Bad, and the Ugly!

    Final India Installment for Spring 2012 and it’s all about wildlife! This blog will be Photo-Heavy and Info-Lite since all the parks here are repeats for me and all of you intrepid readers.