BUSTED: MYTHS ABOUT TRAVELLING TO INDIA

India has so much more to offer than the inconvenience one believe they will face. It has vast beaches, calming lakes, picturesque landscapes, and amazing architecture, one of the seven wonders, warm and welcoming people, adventurous treks, great falls, majestic rivers, world-class facilities, natural calm and much more.

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IDEAL WEEKEND GATEWAY: DIGHA, MANDARMANI AND THE LIKES

Basically Digha is divided into Old Digha and New Digha. While the old Digha is the core tourist attraction with numerous budget hotels, markets, hawkers etc; New Digha has emerged to be a better spot for sea bathing and leisurely stroll. The stretch of beach connecting Old Digha and New Digha is lined with Casuarina trees. New Digha has longer and wider flat beach compared to the rocky and concreted (to counter erosion) beach of Old Digha. Having said that, the charm of Old Digha till wee hours of the night is unmatched.

INTO THE ABODE OF NOBLE LAUREATE RABINDRANATH TAGORE

The university town of Shantiniketan is a veritable nerve centre of Bengal’s art and culture. It was established by Maharshi Devendranath Tagore, and later expanded by his son Rabindranath Tagore whose vision became what is now a Central University, Visva-Bharati University with an emphasis on the study of liberal arts as well as humanity’s relationship in the lap of nature.