Savi and Vid are avid travellers struck by wanderlust. They have traveled to 42 countries so far. They have driven with zebras in South Africa, been caving in Austria, cavorted with bedouins in the Sahara, befriended soldiers in Israel, and partied in a nuclear bunker in the Czech Republic. They blog about their travels at www.bruisedpassports.com. You can follow Bruised Passports on Facebook.
Heated igloos and rustic log cabins dilly dally with snow igloos that boast of beds carved out of ice and unending fields of ice flirt with slanting trees entirely covered with snow. Tales of hibernating Polar Bears are narrated in hushed tones and reindeer sleigh rides are everyday business here.
I came to spend a day at Zorba The Buddha on the suggestion of a friend. Two weeks later, I still haven't left the premises. Such is the allure of the place. It fascinates, tempts, and finally seduces till it becomes impossible to turn your back to it.
There are dozens of exciting destinations that are just a short flight away from India. There is something for you whether you're a culture vulture, gourmand, history buff, or beach bum. Here are some of our favourites...