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Why you must visit Spiti Valley, The Hidden World Of Himachal?

“A hidden isolated world”, is the first thing most travellers have to say about Spiti. What else could one say about a world that was forbidden to visitors for about 30 years. A visit to Spiti Valley is like Time Travel. You get in a time machine and travel to a world and time unknown.Spiti lies across the main range of Himalayas, called the Trans-Himalaya. But wait a second! Let’s just reflect on what comes to our mind when someone mention...

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If your #AdventureClick pays, then there is nothing like it!

India's Adventure Click Hey folks, We are announcing our first-in-the-series photography contest for the budding talent in you! The camera is a save button for the mind's eye, said Roger Kingston and we couldn't agree less. A picture speaks a thousand words and we want to be a part of your story, make it big even! Our contest aims at showcasing your talents, and giving you the due credit for your art. In 2015, Shivya Nath featured on our ann...

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Exclusive Feature: Ironman Triathlon

Six-man contingent to make #India proud at #Ironman Triathlon at Zurich Before we begin on why we must watch out for the Zurich chapter of the Ironman triathlon this year, here is a small brief on what the Ironman triathlon is all about! A triathlon typically is a one-day sporting event that is a set of three sports; swimming-cycling-running that stands as a test of endurance and stamina. Although the distances vary, the Ironman triathlon is...

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10 Adventurous Marriage Proposals That Will Give You Major Relationship Goals

You know the warnings they give you before you get yourself to do an adventure activity? “Be alert”, “This is a dangerous activity”, “Make sure your harness is clipped properly”, “Don’t panic underwater”, followed by many more wise words. We are amused thinking about what warning did these adventure activities/ marriage proposals bring with them. Maybe something like: Warning: This adventure activity is intensely romantic. It m...

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Auli: 7 Reasons Why You Should Visit This Skiing Destination Immediately

“Uttarakhand’s Auli is India’s Switzerland”, said a travel catalogue placed on our office desk. Soon, our inner wanderlust sprang to life and the process of knowing everything about a place that is famed for its stunning landscapes and vistas began in full force. Auli is often painted as The best ski destination in India, An amphitheatre of soaring high peaks, A paradise for skiers in winters & A delight for trekkers in summ...

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Kutch to Kanyakumari: A Couple's Journey on a Kayak and A Cycle

In this world, where currently hate and fear are tearing people apart, we find sweet souls who through their actions bring a smile on our faces. Talking about sweet souls, Here we introduce you to a couple who is bringing a smile and immense amount of positivity in this world by doing what they do the best. Meet Shanjali Shahi and Kaustubh Khade. This duo is on an expedition starting from Kutch to Kanyakumari. What is this exped...

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Danny MacAskill Best Moments: GIFs That Will Make You Go Crazy

You will be amazed to see what Danny MacAskill can do with a set of two wheels. If you know him, you know the level of skill, accuracy and control we are talking about. If you don’t know him, keep scrolling down to see a crazy exhibition of the most insane moves ever seen on a cycle. Danny MacAskill is a professional street trials rider from Scotland (a discipline of cycling that demands precise control of the bike through crazy sky-high j...

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Chadar Trek Guide: 12 Quick Answers For Everything You Need To Know About The Frozen River Trek

Is walking on a frozen river on your bucket list yet? When we first heard about the Chadar Trek years and years ago we were amazed by the symphony of this frozen world - frozen river, frozen waterfalls, frozen caves! We wanted to know more about the ‘frozen’ Chadar. The first thing we learned was that Chadar trek is rightly called so because the word ‘Chadar’ signifies ‘Blanket’ in the local language. After all, what would you na...

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Pushkar : A Unique Land Of Beauty, Culture and Adventure

It’s true when they say, this world is a book and those who do not travel read only one page. And, it’s also true that travelling across the vibrant Indian State of Rajasthan, alone, feels like reading a classic novel. You may not know the plot, you may not expect how the plot unravels into a swirl of colour and culture, but one thing is for sure. You just won’t stop reading. This brings us to our Destination of the month, Pushkar, a spark...

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17 Cool Cycling Accessories And Gadgets That Will Jazz Up Your Ride

Take one big cup of love for cycling, two cups of innovative design, simmer it in the hot sauce of fanciness. Tadaaa! You have to yourself a recipe that can potentially spice up your ride. Pun intended! In this era of uber technological development, there are multiple gadget inventions catering to different aspects of product design - functionality, looks, feel. However, we have to admit, when it comes to cycling accessories and gadgets, we don...

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31 Adventure Destinations In India That Will Make You Set Off On Your Next Adventure

Adventure and Tourism are like two peas in a pod. Travelling is incomplete without great adventures and great adventures are only accomplished after travelling to greater miles. On the occasion of World Tourism Day, we decided to blend two of the most exhilarating elements of all: Adventure and Tourism. And here we bring to you a comprehensive list of 31 different Adventure Destinations in India, that will quench the insatiable thirst of your i...

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Be ready to fall in love with this hidden beauty called Ziro

Ziro is a quaint mountain town nestled in the Lower Subansiri district of Arunachal Pradesh. It may be seen as a town that practices its own set of rules, A far-flung valley that is demarcated by its unique culture from the rest of the world, A place that has a tribal heritage or A place that practices a unique system of cultivation. Know it for any of it’s famed characteristics, but you certainly don’t want to miss visiting this unconve...

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17 Camping Tools You Absolutely Wish You Had Earlier

Do you long to venture into terrains less explored and camp in the depths of wilderness for a couple of days? Ever wish to sing around a bonfire with your friends and dream about spending the nights gazing at the open starry sky? All this can last to become nothing more than a romantic notion if you are not equipped with the right kind of gear and essentials when outdoors. Camping out in wilderness is a mode of self-actualization, sure. But it...

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Satyendra Verma : The Army Man and Wingsuit Pilot Every Indian Should Know About

“Jump and you will find out how to unfold your wings as you fall” Ray Bradbury The crazy extreme sport of Base Jumping and Wingsuit Flying does not have many takers in India. A relatively new sport in the country, it still has a long way to go to be established as an adventure sport. But there is one man, an army man who is the pioneer in India as the first wingsuit flyer and also a base jumper. Meet Retired Lt Col Satyendra Verma. ...

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10 Things You Can Relate To If You Have An Adventurous Buddy

A friend is someone who gives you total freedom to be yourself. Jim Morrison The above quote is the reason why friends are a blessing. A shoulder to cry on, always the first person to be happy in your achievements, that one person you can always look upon for help, who understands you better even without you saying it, are some meanings of a friend. A friend is a life line and a friend is what makes us complete as a person. On this Fri...

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26 Offbeat Treks in India and Absolutely Everything You Need to Know About Them

The process of zeroing in on a single trekking place for our next adventure reminds us that, where there are places that are exceedingly frequented, there are places yet to be traversed. Where there are places immensely famed, there are stunning places yet to be known.What a pleasure would it be to travel our country beyond its beaten tracks and trails to new horizons and different directions. So in this filtered digital era, lay your hold on thi...

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8 Adventure Activities in Monsoons Which You Should Definitely Try

Clouds come floating into my life, no longer to carry rain or usher storm, but to add color to my sunset sky. Rabindranath Tagore Aren’t the monsoons exactly the way Rabindranath Tagore says? The moment we see the rains pouring down all we want to do is go out and enjoy getting drenched. With rains come the opportunity to venture outdoors and explore the amazing and beautiful nature.  From Trekking to Whitewater Rafting, rains are a bl...

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21 movies which show Bollywood and Adventure Sports go hand in hand

Bollywood has always been a trend setter, from those bell bottom pants to the Tere Naam hairstyle, people go gaga over Bollywood. In India Bollywood is like a doctor and movies are the injection of trends in the audience. People live by bollywood here. Stunts and adventure sports have always been an eye catcher in these Bollywood movies and gradually the adventure scene has grown from Akshay Kumar doing Sand Bashing in Deewane Huye Pagal to H...

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Siddhi Manerikar: One of India's Finest National Bouldering Champion

Rock Climbing and Bouldering as a sport is yet to get recognition in India. But there are Indians who are winning accolades worldwide and we don’t even know who they are, let alone if any woman is winning it too. Here we bring you Siddhi Manerikar who has won more than 12 accolades in Asian Championships. This is her fantastic story. Siddhi Manerikar: The National Bouldering Champion Siddhi started her climbing when ...

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Tapashi Devchoudhury: The First Female Stand up Paddle Surfer (SUP) of India

‘For whatever we lose, it’s ourselves we find in the sea’- E.E.Cummings and the only female Stand Up Paddle Surfer of India - Tapashi Devchoudhury defines this saying. Meet India’s first Female Stand up Paddler: Tapashi Devchoudhury Tapashi is that woman who left her comfortable desk job to pursue her true calling- Stand up Paddle Surfing (SUP). Tapashi is from Assam and now she has her paddle board filled house in Mandrem, Goa. Bef...

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Meet Tuhin Satarkar : One of India's Finest Rock Climbers

“I climb, and therefore I am” is a line you would see at the Rock Aliens Sports Climbing Gym in Pune where Tuhin Satarkar often trains for his climbs and competitions and that is just how he lives his life. For those in the adventure fraternity, this young-adult is no stranger and hardly needs an introduction. At 21, Tuhin Satarkar is an established name in the field of climbing with several laurels to his worth already. In the two-...

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Piyush Chavan: Bringing Awesomeness to Downhill Racing in India

‘Of all the paths you take in life make sure some of them are dirt’ and Piyush has taken this quite literally. Piyush Chavan is that guy who will make your normal life feel a tad bit dull. He has achieved so much at his age that it is almost difficult to not be in awe of him! Piyush Chavan, the Pro Downhill Racer PC: Utkarsh Rao Photography This is a 19-year-old boy who loves Downhill Racing and has been riding for 8 years no...

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Top kayaking documentaries that will leave you jaw-dropped!

Despite several efforts from several people in the past few years, kayaking is still a fairly unexplored sport. Perhaps that is what led India's top kayaker, Kaustubh Khade to enter into the Limca Book of World Records by kayaking 413 kms from Mumbai to Goa in just 17 days. Someone had to make a start! We are trying to do our bit in the game and create awareness about kayaking. So we decided to to start off by showcasing the top 5 best kaya...

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Kaustubh Khade: Making India Proud in a Sport Less Known, Kayaking

‘No man ever steps in the same river twice, for it is not the same river and he is not the same man’- Heraclitus Meet Kaustubh Khade; after testing the waters in sports like sailing, archery, football, rugby, swimming, and track, he finally found his spot: Kayaking. The Kayaker: Kaustubh Khade PC : Redbull From all that he has already done, unarguably Kaustubh Khade is a natural athlete. But nothing pierced him like the love ...

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Avi Malik: India's only Paragliding 'master instructor' and what not!

Whoever said you cannot be too many things all at once, has clearly never met Avi Malik, one of the pioneers for paragliding in India. Here’s a ‘tiny’ introduction to the man himself.     Avi-an Malik Avi Malik is an ex-Indian Air Force fighter pilot and a TedX speaker who later went on to open Templepilots Paragliding at Kamshet to bring to people the joy of flying after he himself experienced it for the first...

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Ironman coach Kaustubh Radkar: How to balance life and training

How to balance life and training? Be it the Ironman Triathlon or any other Training, the answer is really very simple says Dr. Kaustubh Radkar. Dr. Kaustubh Radkar is India's only Ironman Coach and has an aim to give the country least of 100 Ironman titles from the people he trains in this very year. The Ironman Triathlon is one of a series of long-distance triathlon consisting of a 3.86 km swim, a 180.25 km bicycle ride and a marathon 42.2 ...

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Adventure 2015: Flashback on the year that was

Text By Saurabh Kalkar 2015 had been epic in many proportions for the adventure circuit. Here is a look back at how phenomenal this year has been! While you were seated in your office chair trying to make something out of the adventure streak in you, few people were redefining the history and setting higher benchmarks in adventure activities for the coming year. If you don’t believe me, did you know that in 2015: China’s...

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20 Great Adventure Gift Ideas to Gift an Adventure Junkie

Tis the Season! Christmas is here and so are the days to enjoy and spend some amazing time doing what you love. Be it Skiing, Sledging or going on a winter trek, this season has something exciting for everybody. You don’t need a reason to gift your loved ones, but in case you are looking for an excuse, Christmas it is! If you have an adventure junkie in your life what’s more amazing than gifting your partner a cool adventure gift.  Here ...

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Adventure is nothing beyond you, but it could be!

  “Ever seen a baby take its first steps? Imagine how difficult it must be. All its confused little joints and muscles working in coordination just to take a single step! And then there is that pure, innocent, unadulterated smile, after the very first step! That, I think, is adventure in its true sense”, said Vinita, a recent mother to twins as she observed her tiny toddlers clumping around the house, falling once in a while and getti...

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Riding the Ashtavinayak Yatra

- Bharat Lele Among all the millions of Gods and Goddesses in the Hindu mythology, the elephant-headed God Ganpati is one of the most loved and revered and completing the Ashtavinayak Yatra every year since the past 12 years is a matter of joy for me and my fellow riders. The Ashtavinayak Yatra route map (Photo: ashtavinayak.info) To provide with a basic idea of the Ashtavinayak Yatra for those who are unaware, this Yatra involves a vis...

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Growing is a part of everyone’s life and there are many who help us in that period of growth, growth could be in any area. But when we announced our first photo contest we had you guys who actively took part in our #AdventureClick contest and we must say bravo to you guys for making it a success. We have so far had a lot of entries and we cannot tell you how happy we are to judge them. It is time for those who haven’t given #AdventureClick...

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Featured Travel Blogger - Lakshmi Sharath

Lakshmi Sharath – A media professional, a traveller, travel writer , blogger and photographer. And I believe that a rolling stone actually gathers moss. After 15 years of sitting beside a desk in several media organizations, I decided to travel and see the world. I have covered five continents and been to over 25 countries and my passion lies in exploring the nooks of India as well. Travel Writer I was a columnist with The Metro Plus, The ...

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