Corbett Wild Iris Spa & Resort

Wake Up To Chirps At Corbett Wild Iris Spa & Resort

Where birds flit constantly, where the breeze talks to you, and calm is the norm—this is the world of Corbett Wild Iris Spa & Resort. Located in the quiet village of Kyari Kham in Ramnagar, famous for the Corbett Tiger Reserve, this boutique resort is an apt getaway for all the tired city souls. Greeted by trees and the tangy buransh aka rhododendron sherbet, this … Continue reading Wake Up To Chirps At Corbett Wild Iris Spa & Resort

Villagers come to collect wood in Corbett Tiger Reserve, Ramnagar, Uttarakhand, India

Plan A Vacay At The Golden Tusk, Corbett

Imagine lolling by the pool, as kids are out in a cool room busy watching a movie or learning some new art? Well, that could be a reality at The Golden Tusk. A family-owned resort, it’s quite close to the Jhirna and Dhela gates of the Corbett National Park. Safaris need to be booked in advance.   From the time you enter the gate, you … Continue reading Plan A Vacay At The Golden Tusk, Corbett

Spotted deers, Safari from Bijrani gate, Corbett Tiger Reserve, Ramnagar, Uttarakhand, India

Closer To Stars & The Wildlife: Stay At Lebua In Corbett

Ever thought of watching the stars lying on the forest ground? Here’s your chance. Step into lebua Corbett and watch the birds, tuskers, the moon, the star, and more. Unlike many resorts in the Corbett National Park zone, this one is located ‘somewhere in the middle of nowhere’. I mean it’s surrounded by forests and there are fewer people in this part. With 44 cottage-like … Continue reading Closer To Stars & The Wildlife: Stay At Lebua In Corbett

Orchard Resort, Pushkar, Rajasthan, India

Plan A Luxurious Retreat At Orchard Resort In Pushkar

Green is a luxury in Rajasthan. But when greens combine with good food and luxury tents, it is heavenly. This is the world of Orchard Resort— 15 luxury tents are pegged in the middle of amla trees, hence the name orchard. With no sense of boundaries, the resort is a cosy place with little room for loud noises and city stress. Patches with vegetables and … Continue reading Plan A Luxurious Retreat At Orchard Resort In Pushkar

Chameleon, Aahana—The Corbett Wilderness, Ramnagar, Uttarakhand, India

Recreating The Natural Balance: Aahana—The Corbett Wilderness, Ramnagar, Uttarakhand

Ever thought of learning how to blend modernity with nature? Find it at this eco-friendly resort in the famous Corbett Tiger Reserve. Words & Photographs: Ambica Gulati  “My father believes that if you take care of nature, it will take care of you,” smiles 23-year-old Ayu Tripathi who helps her father, Kamal Tripathi, run the resort. With roots embedded in the region, the Tripathis believe … Continue reading Recreating The Natural Balance: Aahana—The Corbett Wilderness, Ramnagar, Uttarakhand

Mother Nature & Kohka Wilderness Camp

Where animals run on the roads, where you can see the sky for miles, where trees sway to embrace you, where innocent smiles and shy faces gaze at you—this is the world of the little village of Kohka near Pench Tiger Reserve in Madhya Pradesh Words & photographs: Ambica Gulati We clung to the railing of the Gypsy. The blues of the sky were fast … Continue reading Mother Nature & Kohka Wilderness Camp

Dehradun by shivanjan (Own work) [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons

Surprised by Dehradun

Discovered the green ambience of Vishranti Resort and many plants at the Forest Research Institute Words: Ambica Gulati Why am I suddenly writing on Dehradun? I recently saw a video of MS Dhoni with his daughter for a campaign on life insurance and I travelled back a few years, when he was not married. I was working with Swagat (Air India’s in-flight magazine was named … Continue reading Surprised by Dehradun