Category: Travel


Along with a virgin beach with clear blue-green waters, one can experience a fell of a typical Konkan coastal village at Vengurla. This getaway is for those who are prepared to rough it out as there are very few hotels. Of course, one can always partake the hospitality of the locals. For the adventurous types, […]


This beautiful beach is a place where great mythologies have come to life. Shooting of the serial Ramayan took place at Umergaon. But this destinationa with its sylvan surroundings has been a favourite for tourist who seek a quiet holiday. Located on the border of Maharashtra and Gujarat, one gets to experience the cultures of […]


Dist. Nashik-422212 It’s one of the five Jyotirlingas in Maharashtra. In February-March, on Mahashivaratri day, a large fair is held here, which draws hundreds of people from all over India. Every twelve years, the Sinhastha Fair, the most important Kumbh Mela after the Allahabad’s, is held here. Complementing the sanctity of the town, are the […]


Dist. Dhule, Tal. Shahad. Tucked away in the Satpuda mountains at an altitude of 1461m., Toranmal is one of the most peaceful places on earth. And when you are tired of plain lazing, you could visit the beautiful Yashwant Lake, Seetha Khali or any of the charming temples of old. Getting there: By Air: Nearest […]


Dist. Thane. A pilgrim centre sacred twice over-for its Mahaganesh Temple and the temple of Shri Vithoba. Another fascinating temple is the one at Ambarnath, dating back to the 11th century, and built in the ‘Hemadpanti’ style of architecture. Getting there: By Air: Nearest airport is Mumbai, 75 kms. By Rail: Titwala is a station […]


Dist. Ahmednagar – 423 109. Who is not familiar with this renowned abode of Saibaba? Devotees belonging to every faith throng here to pay their respects to his memory. Thursday is the special day, and Ramnavmi, Guru Pournima and Dassera fairs are organised on a large scale. Besides the Saibaba shrine, there’s the Dwarkamayi Mosque […]


Tal. Khamgaon, Dist. Buldhana-404203. Shegaon, a municipal town in Khamgaon Tehsil is famous for the Samadhi of Shri Gajanan Maharaj – a mystic saint as popular as Saibaba of Shirdi. You’ll see a large number of pilgrims here, some coming from distant parts of Western Maharashtra, Vidarbha. Allegorically, Shegaon can be described as the Pandharpur […]


On the Maharashtra and Gujarat border in the Dang district is Saputara a picturesque hill resort. Saputara is surrounded with breathtaking view of nature and is becoming a favourite getaway for the urban man. The climate here is cool and bracing throughout the year. The monsoon being pleasant with small flittering waterfalls all around and […]


A sleepy village with an excellent and not-so-well-known beach is yet another wonderful getaway. Right on the beach is Revdanda Fort, one of Shivaji’s innumerable forts. Though in ruins now, the fort has withstood the ravages of time quite well and a considerable portion is intact. Time seems to stand still as you stare out […]