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10 Haunted Places in Chandigarh and Stories Behind Them!

Chandigarh, the capital of Punjab and Haryana, is a magnificent city. It is often applauded for being one of the most well-planned cities in the country. However, like every other city, it too has its share of deep dark secrets. Yes, we are talking about the haunted sites. If you dare to delve deep enough you will find many haunted secrets of the city. Apart from being home to some amazing infrastructures, the city also houses quite a few haunted places. Many people don’t believe in the paranormal stuff and often sound weary while talking about ghosts and spirits. Even if you don’t believe it you simply cannot ignore it.

If you are someone who gets a chill every time they hear about a haunted place or a story about some paranormal activity, or if you simply love to explore the haunted sites, here is a list of the most haunted places in Chandigarh-

1. Haunted House – Sector 16

When it comes to haunted places in Chandigarh, the Haunted House in Sector 16 tops the list. The locals tell …

Dress According To Your Body Shape

Shopping is such a wild ride. You see that pretty dress on the mannequin, instantly fall in love, dig out your size from the rack, rush to the fitting room and slip into your prize, feeling like the princess that you were meant to be. But…no, that’s not how it looked on the mannequin…it’s not supposed to be so lose here…or so uncomfortably tight there…it’s the wrong size! You go back to the rack and go up or down a size, enduring the judgy eyes of the store salesgirl, only to find that this one doesn’t fit properly either. Sob. And it’s the same story with the stuff you buy online. It looked so pretty on the model – but just doesn’t fit your body shape the same way!

The bitter truth is that most of us don’t have the

15 Resorts Near Mumbai Where Romance Is In the Air

Leading a happy life in the middle of all the hustle and bustle of a city isn’t any piece of cake. The hectic schedule spares none. Even the couples do not get to spend some quality time with each other. But whenever you decide to take a break, the city of dreams makes sure that you have the best time in the world. Mumbai hosts a myriad of beautiful Resorts around, each claiming to render the best quality time!

1. The Machan Resort, Lonavala


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In the day today, when one decides to get out of the city, nature is the first thing which pops in mind. Deservingly so, as it promises the

35 Most Haunted Places in India: Real Stories and places

The mysteries of the unknown have always fascinated the human mind. It’s not surprising for experts to say that India is a beautiful yet deliciously mysterious country that beholds the secrets and stories of a lot of palaces and their kings, of treasures and their keys, of those who died a painful death and are now a part of the broken synchrony that is reality. Which is why a lot of forts or palaces or beaches or even a ‘just another’ valley in India has a history or a twist of mystery attached to it or something which makes a more interesting case.

Are you fond of the unknown? Do you remember the Zee Horror Show or the Aahat?

If you are one of those who love to turn the pages long sealed and kept hidden from the human eye, if the word ‘supernatural‘ gives you an adrenalin rush, you, my friend, like me and many others, are someone who likes to push the boundaries a little and take a peek into what’s happening in the strange, mysterious world out there. This post is for all the trave…

7 Haunted Hotels of India and Spooky Stories Behind Them

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What comes to your mind when I say hotel? Hospitality, luxury, a place where you can relax after travelling. But, how would you feel if you hear someone laughing in the corridor? Or someone pulling your blanket while you are sleeping in your bed? Scary isn’t it? To put your queries to rest, let me tell you there are certain hotels in India where there have been some signs of paranormal activities. Some of you may completely avoid staying at such places, but then some brave hearts would love to deep dig the horror stories. Next time when you are travelling book your room at these haunted hotels of India and experience the ghosts and spirits firsthand.


* May the odds be in your favour*

10 Beautiful Places to See the Northern Lights – Bucket List Adventure

If you’re a photographer who is into travel/landscape photography or a traveller who wants to witness the Northern Lights, you’ve come to the right place!

Two days ago, solar storms started the nature’s elusive and ethereal display – Northern Lights or Aurora Borealis. This kaleidoscopic light phenomenon is most commonly seen in Arctic regions. The lights also have their southern equivalent above Antarctica – the aurora australis, but its primary audience is penguins.

How Northern Lights are formed:

The Northern lights are formed by fast-moving, electrically charged particles that are emitted from the sun during a solar storm. These particles are driven towards the Earth’s Poles by its magnetic field, and their distinct colours are a result of the different gases in the Earth’s atmosphere.

Here’s a list of 10 Best Places to see the Northern Lights – Aurora Borealis that will help you make your travel plans easily and cross the Northern Lights off your bucket list.

1. Abisko, Sweden


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15 Haunted Places in Delhi | Real Ghost Stories

“I asked my soul: What is Delhi? She replied: The world is the body and Delhi its life.”


Mirza Ghalib



                                              Delhi’s Bada Gumbad (Source)

William Dalrymple’s City of Djinns, Mirza Ghalib’s soul of the world, and the city which holds the promise of shaping the dreams of many into a living reality. Flip the coin and you’d you would be able to see some chilling stories associated with the city. Some places which are capable of curdling your blood at the very notion of visiting them alone. Strangely ironical though is the fact that the city which is regarded as the very epitome of life and vibrancy should be home to certain alleged places which are strangely desolate, and are supposedly haunted, So the next time when you are in Delhi and decide to go around its famous tourist spots, make it a point to pay a visit to these infamous haunted places in

Beat The Heat – Head To The Hills From Mumbai!

With the temperature in Mumbai soaring higher each day, one of the best ways to escape the heat is to visit the hill stations around the city. Moreover, these places can be covered over a weekend (preferably a long one), thus saving you precious leaves! All these hill stations are accessible by road, with cabs being easily available and the roads being very scenic. So here’s presenting a list of some of the most-loved hill stations around Mumbai:

1. Mahabaleshwar



                                                             Mahabaleshwar

Discovered by the Britishers, Mahabaleshwar is one of the oldest and most renowned hill stations in Maharashtra. The popular spots to visit are Wilson point, Pratapgad fort, Sunset point, Elephant’s head point, Lodwick point, and Venna Lake. Mahabaleshwar is also known for its abundant produce of strawberries, grown on farms spread over 1500 acres.

Haunted Places In Kolkata | 12 Real Ghost Stories

Ghosts, spirits and paranormal activities are something that some people believe, and some don’t. But one thing that is sure about it is that you cannot just ignore it. From the time a child can understand, he knows what “Bhoot” is! Kolkata is the cultural capital of the country, but as you look deep in it, you can discover the haunted secrets of the city. Kolkata is home to many ancient buildings and some of them are home to ghosts and spirits! The city is also considered to be a hub of tantra and black magic. Sounds interesting, right? Do you have a chill down your spine or do you get excited from the horror tales? Are you a horror movie buff? Are you among those who go to see every horror film in the theater just to get the extra thrill?


If you are one of them, who finds adventure in spookiness, then you must surely visit these haunted places once you are in Kolkata.

1. National Library, Alipore – A Haunting in Kolkata!


                                        National Library, Kolk…

10 essential makeup tips for summers

1. Eye shadows

There are a lot of issues involved with makeup when it comes to summer. Eye makeup is something, which suffers the most and we often land up in a raccoon-eyed situation. Eye shadows cake as a result of

Crazy (But Effective) Hot Weather Beauty Hacks Every Girl Needs to Know

Summer is all about having fun outside with your friends, enjoying the gorgeous weather whenever you get the chance. While it’s our favorite season for obvious reasons, there are some aspects of the hot weather that can really put a damper on our beauty routines. So, if you’d rather “glow” than well, downright sweat and become a frizzy mess, we have some summer beauty hacks you’ll want to

Malaysian Government Introduced Visa Fee Waiver and e-visa For Indian Nationals

Malaysian Government has rolled out Electronic Travel Registration & Information (eNTRI), an online registration facility for the entrance of Indian Nationals into Malaysia. This scheme applies to all Indian Nationals residing all over the world excluding Singapore.

The Indian Tourists will have to present the online note issued by eNTRI upon their arrival in Malaysia. The Visa fee has been waived off, and the Indian tourists will only have to pay USD 20 as the processing fee for a 15-day visa. Also, Indians can visit Indians Malaysia, Singapore, Thailand, & Indonesia on one visa.


                                 Taman Negara Cave, Malaysia (Source)

Isn’t it an amazing news?

9 Happening Places in Pune For A Perfect Nightlife!

Pune is one city in India which can proudly boast of its glittering urban life along with peace and solace. It is famous for many educational and corporate hubs, and therefore there is a large inflow of young population in the metropolis. And consequently, the student populace has significantly augmented the nightlife of this city. There are more than 100 pubs and nightclubs in Pune and is among the very few cities of India where pubs open till late, sometimes till 4 a.m.. Go there over the weekend and enjoy the chilled out vibes, dance your tensions away and fill your tired body with some scrumptious food and cocktails. Here are some things to do in Pune at night, which you are not supposed to miss!

1. High Spirits

If you’re a pocket-friendly reveller, go to this place without thinking twice! You can get your favourite drinks at affordable prices. If you have just started going to night clubs and desire a late night fun with friends without getting your pockets charred, this is the p…

18 Cheap Countries to Visit From India That Will Put You On A Flight Right Away!

If you’ve always thought that flying out of India is an expensive business and that you would have to scrimp and save to get an international getaway, we’re going to quash your misconceptions. We have a list of countries that you can visit from India without making your pocket flimsy. Forget about the swanky vacations to USA and UK and start packing your bags for a felicitous trip to these countries. These places will give you the wanderlust with a reasonable price range.

1. Sri Lanka: Closest to southern India guiding you with chaotic beauty



Did you ever feel the urge to fly out of India but relinquished this urge thinking it would cost a whacking amount and put it in cold storage? Well, it’s time to get this urge out of the freezer and get on board to this country dotted with mesmeric beaches, quaint places, historical monuments, hill stations, bustling cities and

19 Best Wildlife Resorts In India – Jungle Resorts That You Must Visit

India is a country that has tonnes to offer. No matter which part of the country you choose to visit, there is always something fun, interesting or exciting to do. For example, if you want to catch scenic beauty at its best, you can head to the North East and treat your eyes to the vista of sprawling tea gardens and winding hills. If you just want to relax amidst the beauty of nature, you can go South, to the backwaters of Kerala.


But, if it is thrill and adventure that you seek, wildlife resorts are your answer! India has a plethora of options that you can choose from, should you wish to plan a wildlife trip anytime soon. After an evening of spotting some rare animals in their natural habitat, you can come back to your resort and unwind peacefully. They have a lot of amenities to offer and make the most of the environment that they are built around, so it is the best of both worlds! Scroll on to find out about the ten best wildlife resorts in India and get ready to block your rooms.

Bhangarh Fort > Story Behind The Haunted Fort Perfect For short Trip

Located at the border of the Sariska Tiger Reserve in the Alwar district of Rajasthan, Bhangarh Fort is a 17th century fort, infamous all over India for being the “Most haunted place in India“. Because of the numerous ghostly experiences and happenings in the fort premises, villages have sprung up far away from the fort, due to the fear of what lies within. Even the Archaeological Survey of India or the ASI has forbidden the locals and tourists from entering the fort at night. This completely ruined, haunted fort of Bhangarh does have a very eerie, negative aura to it. Several legends have attested to the paranormal happenings inside the fort.

There are always two sides of the story of the Bhangarh Fort, haunted for generations. Let me relate the story first. The two sides can wait for some time.

                                          Bhangarh’s principal palace (Source)

A group of tourists once bribed the keeper of a fort to let them inside the complex of the supposedly haunted Bh…

Story of De Monte Colony in Chennai Will Give You Chills!

Everyone around (well, almost everyone) loves listening to a good old horror story. But it’s also true that more than half of these people will refuse to enter a room unless a light is switched on inside, after listening to such stories! Well, in a country like India, superstitions and beliefs in the spirit world run deep. There have been so many posts made on buildings or areas that are believed to be haunted. Be it Goa, Rajasthan or even Gujarat; every place has its fair share of spooky looking buildings and stories that will give you goosebumps! This is especially true in Chennai, where there are a number of sites that are slated to be haunted!

The Story of The Scariest Colony of India

One among these is the spooky De Monte Colony. Located near St.Mary Road, this colony is filled with identical looking houses. The entire stretch of that colony was owned by John De Monte, a businessman, back in the 19th century. Rumour has it that he led a very unhappy and a disturbed life. His wife…

The Stories Behind These Haunted Places In Nagpur Will Give You Chills!

Known as the City of Oranges and the focal point of the country, Nagpur is a natural wonder ready to be explored. Cultural richness, unique sports, and genuine people make Nagpur a Postcard perfect place. But with a beauty of travelling comes a lust to experience something thrilling, what’s better than shaking hands with a Ghostly figure! Yes, the place has all kind of rumours which you could bluntly confirm with any Nagpurian. You will be shocked, by his stories. These places are so scary that just after listing the tales your heart beat will raise, your legs quiver and hands will start twitching. Let me show you a glimpse of what big things Nagpur has planned for you.

1. Amravati Highway

Haunted Places in Mumbai | Real Ghost Stories

Mumbai! The city of dreams and the city of gold is also a living soul in itself. This ‘infectious city’ is home to a plethora of people, with varied diversity and cultural richness. But the flip side of the coin reveals a dark and spooky nature of the mega-city. There exist horror stories in Mumbai that can send chills to your spine and leave you pale and horrified! Read on as we bring to you a list of some of the most haunted places in Mumbai…

1. D’Souza Chawl


Mahim can aptly be called a hub of paranormal activities with numerous wells and haunted houses. D’Souza Chawl is said to be haunted by the spirit of a woman who fell into the well and died an unwanted death. Since then her spirit

9 Ways to Protect Your Skin and Hair from Chlorine

That swimming pool sure feels good in the summer—until you get home and look in the mirror.
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