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Hello, my name is Snehal. I am a blogger based in Pune. Through Splendid Traveler, I would like to share few experiences of my Life, traveling moments, movie reviews, and present readers with some handy tips.
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Top Five Backpackers Hostel in India

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The idea of backpacking and hostels is very new to our Indian culture, but lately, it has got a lot of positive responses among the travellers in India. This not only helps the government to boost tourism but also the locals, whose only source of income is tourism are benefited tremendously. From the beautiful Taj Mahal to the crystal clear beach of Goa, India has a diverse landscape, and the options to explore are never-ending. One can trek to the highest points of the world, ride through the dangerous passes, go for fishing in our beautiful lakes, sulk in the beaches and do water sports and so the list goes on. To summarize, the best hostels in India are 1. Zostel, Gokarna 2. The Hosteller, Kasol 3. Hostelavie, Jodhpur 4. Old Quarter Hostel Panjim, Goa 5. The Crazy Indian Pad, Manali Zostel, Gokarna P.C.- Zostel Zostel is the largest chains…

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10 Essential Tips for Monsoon Travel to Wayanad

10 essential tips for monsoon travel to Wayanad, Kerala.

There are many tourist attractions that receive a mammoth amount of rainfall all around the year. However, their charm and beauty increases with every rainfall and tourists keep on visiting the place in every season. Wayanad is a beautiful hill station in Kerala that receives a huge amount of rainfall and is loved by tourists all over the world. The place is blessed with heavenly beauty and marvelous natural splendor. This is why the tourists can find some of the most exquisite honeymoon and family resorts in Wayanad. If you are also planning a vacation there, and the vacation falls in the monsoons, then read the following post. It has some really beneficial tips to make monsoon traveling easier and better for you. So, here we go! #1 – Packing Tips: Packing should be done carefully. From choosing the right luggage bag to the clothes and from essentials to travel…

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41 Motivational Quotes for Success in 2019

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Motivational quotes for the success and not to give up easily I collected the most inspiring 41 best motivational quotes ever with images. I love to get motivation by reading motivational quotes when I wake up and I also love to share it with my readers. What are some good inspirational quotes for a path to success? Looking for the top motivational quotes with creative pictures. 41 of the inspirational quotes with images to produce positive enthusiasm for your daily happy life. “Don’t be afraid to fail, be afraid not to try.” Inspirational quotes are encouraging and uplifting words of wisdom that can make a positive influence on you. These quotes will trigger you to be the best you can be! Need to just be more positive in general? Well, this post can help! Motivational Quotes For Success #1. Yes, you can.”   #2. You didn’t wake up today to…

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North India Travelling Tips: Things to Do, Not Do and Must Haves when Travelling to Delhi

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To Northern India is something everyone should do at least once in their lifetime. The people, the culture, the food – there is just so much to see and do in these places. If you so happen to be traveling to Delhi or planning towards it, here are some things you should keep in mind. When to Visit Delhi The ideal times to travel are the months of February and March. If your vacation doesn’t fall within these months, you can plan towards catching the beautiful weather of October and November instead.  Image by Suanlian Tangpua from Pixabay No matter what you do, never travel during the winters and summers in this part. You would either be treated to so much fog or the unbearable heat, depending on which of the seasons you happen to fall into.  Image by harmeet9000 from Pixabay Likewise, the rains in Delhi should be given…

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5 Luxury Travel Experiences Not to Miss This Year

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Disclaimer: This is a sponsored blog post. Are you looking for a quaint travel experience that will mesmerize you? You will be totally into the trip with any of these 5 Luxury Travel Experiences Not to Miss This Year. It does not matter if you are single or with your significant other or if you are traveling with family or friends. You can choose one that appeals you from these top Luxury India Tours to activate you this year. Memorable Stay in the Floating Palace of Udaipur Image by 5350755 on Pixabay Udaipur popular as the City of Lakes has several artificial water bodies. But the Lake Pichola is one of the most popular for many reasons. There is a Jag Niwas in the middle of the Lake Pichola waters, and you can only enter this ‘floating palace’ by ferry or boat. This was constructed by Maharana Jagat Singh in mid-1700s…

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Hampi: Complete Travel Guide To The Enthralling Land

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A treasure trove of history If you have ever wished to travel to a spectacular heritage site, then Hampi welcomes you with open arms. The ruins of the great Vijaynagar Empire of 10-12th century AD open windows to India’s glorious past. Remaining largely ignored till its rediscovery in the mid 19th century, Hampi comprises of the sacred zone, urban/royal zone, and the Vijaynagar Empire. It is one of the World Heritage sites which reflect rich multi-religious and multi-ethnic diversity. So, enchant your senses in the magical land of Hampi. The mythical land of epic tales On my trip to Hampi, I was astonished at the view of the widespread Vijaynagar ruins which has about 1600 monuments. Another thing that surprised me was the number of stories surrounding the same. Here, I am sharing some of them: The story behind the name: As per the local folklore, the name Hampi originates…

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The Perfect Girls’ Weekend in Gokarna-Udupi

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My girls’ gang we were planning a trip for a long time. Finally, we decided to go in January 2018 long weekend. I love planning vacations. It’s my favorite hobby. I asked my friends, and all the girls were ready for a trip no one needed to know where we are going. No one required telling twice, it was decided; all 8 of us were going on a weekend getaway. The destinations were finalized – It was a 5-day trip to Udupi, Murudeshwar, and Gokarna, Karnataka. The excitement was too much to handle, planning went on for weeks, there was packing and unpacking and repacking. At last, the day dawned. Here is how we reached to Udupi. We tried for, but unfortunately, we didn’t get it because of the long weekend holiday season. Another option was Redbus – Yes, bus journey. All the tickets booked. Chetana and Kirti started their…

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Traveling through the City of Pearls – The Sights and Sounds of Hyderabad

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Being born and raised in Australia, I had no idea that one day I would end up living in Hyderabad, the hometown of my parents, though not of my own. As it turned out, it was one of the best moves I made in the last several years of traveling to over five continents and dozens of countries; and to be returning to my roots, in a sense, was something of an adventure just waiting to happen. When I finally arrived in Hyderabad in October of 2016, much had changed. Hyderabad was now the joint capital of two separate states, both of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana. When I finally started traveling within the city, I realized the cultural diversity within both states, the old and the new, as well as the rich history between both. On the one side were all the historical sites, such as Charminar, Salar Jung Museum,…

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Experience Magnificence in The City Of Palaces – Mysore

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Mysore is splendor personified, owing to the fact that it is the City of Palaces. It boasts of a rich royal history being one of the three largest princely states during the infamous British rule. Everything about Mysore speaks grandeur, be it Dasara celebrations or the beguiling architecture. It’s a no-brainer that it attracts throngs of tourists from all over, and so as a self-proclaimed perfectionist, I have put together a list of things to do in Mysore so you can soak in every bit of Mysore. Having said that, please don’t use this as an itinerary because it is far from one. Witness the flamboyant side of Mysuru Any Mysore travel guide will tell you to visit Mysore Palace, Mysore’s crown jewel. It is the most famous tourist spot in Mysore and for a good reason. Its impressive façade is just as opulent, if not more, as the gigantic…

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You Must Not Quit – And More Life Lessons I Learnt from Travel Movies

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Sometimes when things don’t go my way, and life is really messed up, I have this urge to stuff a few clothes in my backpack and take off, on a solo hike on a lonely mountain or a long-lost road, where everyone’s a stranger. On one such day when I was seriously contemplating the idea of running away while sitting idle on the sofa and surfing my phone with a scowl, I accidentally landed on the section of inspirational movies on Netflix and one of my favorite movies caught my eye.’ Into the Wild’ and my face lit up with a smile. Follow Your Heart (Into the Wild) For a second I couldn’t believe my eyes, I scoped some ice-cream to lighten my already happy mood and settled down to watch the movie for the hundredth time. It’s a movie of a law school student who gives up his lavish…

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