Monday, 25 March 2019

Maldoli is a very small village which has very less contact with the noisy world. The god has given a very beautiful nature and soothing climate to this village although this village is not known by the outside world. But nowadays tourists are visiting this place. tourists come here to travel in the backwater as well as the main attraction is to see the crocodiles. You can see many crocodiles in this river. Nowadays crocodile safari is done in speed boats, having capacity of 15 tourists at a time. In a single safari you can see minimum 8 to 22 crocodiles. The length of crocodiles is about 8 to 10 feet. June to February is good season for crocodile safari, the atmosphere is very good and there is greenery everywhere in this period.

The small small villages on the banks of this river the picturesque nature the small islands in the back waters of the river, the peaceful climate far away from the noisy cities, the silent flowing water, soothing climate makes you forget the entire remaining world. But nowadays the tourists are more attracted to see the crocodiles in the river.
                        wake up early to watch the sunrise and it was one of the beautiful sunrise ever.
                                                   Sunrise at Maldoli backwater

                                                Sunrise at Maldoli backwater
                                        Local villagers at Maldoli backwater
                                                       Maldoli backwater
                                  Getting ready for the catch: Fishermen in the backwaters
                                                        Local villagers at Maldoli village.
Maldoli crocodile safari is a one-and-a-half-hour adventure in the calm backwaters, and the tour is safe.
           The lush mangroves and sightings of various birds add to the thrills of the safari.
 The boats skirt the banks of the small island and the guide makes sure that you don’t miss crocodile sightings
 We paused for some time. There was stillness all around. The only sound we could possibly hear were our  camera clicks. Our eyes were glued to our lens. Imagine our excitement gazing at a seven-and-a-half-feet wonder in front of us.
 Just a few feet away from our boat, the big crocodile was resting on the sand banks, sunbathing and enjoying
            The lush mangroves and sightings of various birds add to the thrills of the safari.



 Crocodiles are shy animals and enter the water from the shores as soon as they hear the engine noise of a boat.
 All in all, it was an amazing experience in a misty and blissful environment.
                          Konkan railways seen from Vashishti river at Maldoli village
                                             Villagers houses at Maldoli village
                                                               Beautiful Konkan
                                        our return journey begin from Maldoli to Mumbai.
How to reach
By Road: You can easily get regular buses to Chiplun from other major cities of the country. Chiplun (MSRTC) 23 Kms Away from Maldoli 
By Rail: Anjani Rail Way Station are the very nearby railway stations to Maldoli. However Chiplun Rail Way Station is major railway station 28 Kms near to Maldoli
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Crocodile safari at Maldoli backwater,Maharashtra,India

Sunday, 24 March 2019

Solang Nala (Valley) drives its name from combination of words Solang (Nearby village) and Nullah (water stream). It is a side valley at the top of the Kullu Valley in Himachal Pradesh, India 14 km northwest of the resort town Manali on the way to Rohtang Pass, and is known for its summer and winter sport conditions.The sport’s most commonly offered are parachuting, paragliding, skating and zorbing.
 Solang valley offers the view of glaciers and snow capped mountains and peaks.
This is a splendid valley between Solang village and Beas Kund. Solang valley offers the view of glaciers and snow capped mountains and peaks.
  It has a very picturesque view of the snow capped Himalayan mountains & glaciers.
 Road from Manali to Solnag Valley is beautiful and having different views of River, Hills, Valley and snow covered hills.There is a military camp across Beas River which looks amazing and almost everyone dream of a home at that location
Solang Valley which is 14 km northwest of Manali in Himachal Pradesh, India, has a very picturesque view of the snow capped Himalayan mountains & glaciers.Temperatures in winters is here range from 5C to 12C.
An excellently maintained Cable Car took us to the peak of the mountain along-with our pilots carrying big backpack of para-shoots.
As cable car moved up, the valley looked too small and in a while we disappeared towards the top of the hill.
Paragliding is fast becoming one of the most accepted adventurous sports in India. Till now there are very locations which organized this sport. Himachal Pradesh in north India is one most prime destination for Paragliding.
Solang valley is in Himachal Pradesh, India and is known for its summer and winter sports.
Bir Billing is most famous place in Himachal where Paragliding World Cup has been organized many times. Even 2015 paragliding world cup organize is in bir billing
Solang slopes offer challenging skiing run to both beginners and advanced skiers.

As the para-shoot took off in Air, the noise cooled down and view changed in seconds. Valley looked too small, dense pine tree forest looked tiny, people looked like dots and houses looked like small toys displayed for sale in Kids store.I could see the entire valley below us like a book full of painting. Zing zag wind moving up and down helped our para-shoot to take free falls and gaining height in seconds. 
The view from the top of this hill is spectacular. Para-shoots in clear blue sky increased the excitement to experience this adventure.
For paragliding Trained people are there to govern the glide according to wind conditions.Check for certified professional.
 Paragliding is the most demanding sport here. Most of the tourists try it.There are different places from where it starts. Best one is on the top of a hill on the left side. The view from the top of this hill is spectacular.
The winter skiing festival is organized here. Training in skiing is imparted at this place.
It lies on the western bank of the Beas River. It is 8500 feet above mean sea level.
                                               Local people at Solang valley
                               Solang valley is surround with beautiful mountains
The start of international skiing competition like Alpine Premier League has made the valley popular among foreign tourists. 
How to reach
By Air: The nearest airport is in Bhuntar town, 63km from Solang Valley. Pre-paid taxis are available from the airport to the valley.
By Road: Solang Valley can be reached by taking a bus from Delhi and Chandigarh. Himachal State Road Transport Corporation operates a regular service from Delhi, Lucknow and Chandigarh. Taxis can be hired from Manali to cover the 14km to Solang.
By Rail: Joginder Nagar (narrow gauge) is the nearest railhead (50km); other railheads close by are at Chandigarh (310km) and Ambala (300km)
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Solang Valley,Himachal pradesh,India

Saturday, 23 March 2019

Mashem is the small village in South Goa, Surrounded with beautiful Coconut trees.The location is amidst the greenery of plantations and ocean roars form the west. The air is sweet, moist and clean and the seawater is crystal clear, in its natural form. The atmosphere is serene and the calmness of the sea and shores alike are reassuring in these hectic days of today. Offers  peace and serenity to independent travelers.
Mashem is come under the Canacona Taluk, south Goa, It is bounded on the north by the taluka of Quepem, on the northeast by Sanguem, on the south by the state of Karnataka, and on the west by the Arabian Sea. It is easily accessible from Mumbai. Bangalore as it is connected NH -17.
                                          National Highway 17 next to our Home in Mashem,Goa

                                                    Beautiful sunrise at Galgibag River
The Galgibag River originates in the state of Karnataka and flows into the Canacona Taluka. This 15 km long river acts as a southern natural boundary between the Talpona Beach and Galgibag villages 
                                 
The beautiful deserted beach stretch of Galgibag is a turtle nesting site for the  endangered Olive  Ridley turtles. it is situated at the end of South Goa, it a very net & clean beach where you can found privacy with lot of greenery, hardly few tourist would be found there, you can enjoy a romantic walk.



we have a home in Mashem within walking distance of this beautiful beach. You can drive right up to the beach and park your vehicles there. The sleepy village is connected by bus service to the town of Margao. The village nestles between two rivers that are not yet connected by bridges (planned). 
                                            Our home is surrounded with beautiful flowers





                                                    Shri Nirakar Temple,Mashem,Goa
                                                         Shri Nirakar Temple,Mashem,Goa
How to reach:
Get in
Route NH17 from Mumbai to Goa going past Panaji and Margao. Driving straight down takes you to Chaudi, the headquarters town of Canacona. A more scenic route is the coastal road (right after Navelim) going via Chinchinim, Assolna, Betul and Canaguinim.
Get out 
Canacona is connected by road and bus with Margao (to the north) and Karwar (to the south). Canacona is also along the Konkan Railway route, though not all fast trains stop here. The railway station is just outside the small Chaudi main town of the taluka (sub-district).

Mashem,Goa,India