The Far Horizon Magazine


Five Tips to Stay Fit on a Trip

Going on a trip should not translate to mean that your fitness plans go completely out of shape. Travelling is the time when we can lose all that we’ve gained , in terms of fitness, and actually gain all that (weight) we’ve lost. In fact with little planning, travellers can easily incorporate[…]

5 Places to Celebrate Dusshera in India

Dussehra Dussehra is an India wide Hindu festival that celebrates the victory of the good over the bad, in remembrance of Rama’s victory over Ravana, from the Hindu text The Ramayana. The Ramayana, which originated in the second century BC, tells the story of Rama (incarnation of the god Vishnu) who defeats the[…]

Top 6 Cultural Destinations in India

India is a country rich in history and culture, from centuries of diverse and fascinating intermingling. Well known festivals which are celebrated all over India include Holi – the spring festival, where coloured powder is thrown with abandon to celebrate the end of winter and new crops – and Diwali,[…]

Getting to know Majuli – India’s Largest River Island

Majuli is a must visit for those who wish to give a miss to regular touristy destinations and enjoy the soul stirring spirituality, peace and tranquility that is so integral to this beautiful island. Take your time to appreciate the pace of life on Majuli Island as it encourages you[…]


Stepping Back in Time, at the Pushkar festival

Rajasthan, the romantic desert state of India, hosts many colourful festivals throughout the year. Many of these festivals draw on the heritage of nomads, traders and magnificent Rajput warriors, to deliver a truly unique desert experience. Surely the most famous is the Pushkar Camel Fair held on the full moon[…]