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Birding in India – Where to Go, When to Go & What to Carry

India is home to more than 1250 species of birds. This is estimated to be 13 percent of the total number of species in the world. There are over 925 breeding species (920 residents). The Indian birds belong to 25 groups called ‘Orders’, which are further divided into ‘Families’, ‘Sub-families’[…]

Tea Trail in India – Exploring India via its Estates

You don’t have to be a tea lover to opt for a tea trail and visit the tea gardens of India. With lots to offer to tourists tea-tourism is fast gaining popularity all over the world, and what better country than India to experience life in a tea estate. Come[…]

3 Incredible Walking Tours in India

Walking is one of the best ways to get a real sense of any town, city or village that one is travelling to. The easy pace allows you to slow down whenever you want to and lose yourself (quite literally) in the sights, sounds and smells of your surroundings. Here[…]

The Demoiselle Cranes of Khichan and the Man Who Brought Them There

Do you know the wonderful story behind what brings the Demoiselle Cranes to Khichan village? Once upon a time, Ratan Lal Maloo, a native of Khichan who had been working in Odisha, returned to his village. Since he did not have a lot of work to do, his uncle gave[…]

A Weekend in Dera Dune Retreat

Firmly perched atop a 100ft sand dune the Dera Dune Retreat is one of the few luxury resorts of its kind.  This a place where the vast expanse of the desert completely envelopes your senses and you can’t help but give into its charms. Located between Jodhpur and Jaisalmer, well[…]

Top 5 Glamping Experiences in India

For travellers interested in camping yet not wanting to compromise on comfort, luxury camping is the answer. Glamping or glamorous camping is all about camping in style and India fits the bill to perfection. Listed below are our favourite luxury camps in India: Ladakh Sarai, Ladakh, Jammu and Kashmir: It’s[…]

The 6 Most Incredible Infinity Pools

The Far Horizon Magazine’s Top Picks Infinity Pool. The words suggest luxury, sublime relaxation, views, and of course cocktails. Long languid hours floating in the azure waters, admiring the view, perhaps a few laps before you recline on the pool lounger, a refreshing drink at your side. What could be[…]

River Cruise

A Cruise Down the Brahmaputra

Cruise down the Brahmaputra on the luxurious MV Mahabaahu. WHAT IS THE MAHABAAHU EXPERIENCE? THE BRAHMAPUTRA Cruising the Brahmaputra, one of the great rivers of the world, on the truly luxurious MV Mahabaahu is surely one of life’s great pleasures. The Brahmaputra River originates in Tibet, where it is known[…]