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    • chail trip

      Chail Apr 10, 2015 at 2:50 AM

      Hello vt travellers....

      I am travelling to chail with a toddler need inputs from you experts

      A)temperature is going 2 b 21 degrees during day and 8 degrees at night. So packing warmers and sweatshirts for kid. During day a plain cotton t shirt. Hope that ok.
      C)places to eat...recommendations on what to order.
      D)places to visit...

      Answer

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    • panipat for bedsheets

      Panipat Apr 10, 2015 at 2:39 AM

      Fellow vt travellers....panipat would fall enroute to my trip from delhi to shimla. Where can i shop for good quality bedsheets for kids with cartoon characters.

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      Trip to mussoorie

      Mussoorie Mar 29, 2015 at 11:00 PM

      Anyone can help with mussoorie trip by bike? Kind advice please about cheap hotel, place to see around, advice for wonderful night, any place which is open late in the night

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      Is it easy to flag and board a taxi in Eillots's Beach?

      Chennai (Madras) Mar 28, 2015 at 9:55 PM

      Hi, Chennai VT,

      Is it easy to flag and board an ordinary taxi in Eillot's Beach and anywhere else in India without calling a taxi in advance? Will taxi drivers without passengers stop to allow passengers to board if passengers flag?

      I just want to avoid the autos.

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    • travelling to shimla

      Simla Apr 10, 2015 at 2:46 AM

      Hello vt travellers....

      I am travelling to shimla with a toddler need inputs from you experts

      A)temperature is going 2 b 21 degrees during day and 8 degrees at night. So packing warmers and sweatshirts for kid. During day a plain cotton t shirt. Hope that ok.
      B)as im driving in my own car i wanted to know how can i enjoy a ride in toy train but not kill so many hours of mine in d slow moving toy train...meaning a short trip in toy train kinds suggestions.
      C)places to eat...recommendations on what to order.
      D)places to visit...

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    • Type of Road

      Srinagar Apr 6, 2015 at 9:22 AM

      Is entire journey over hilly roads ? Or it involves some part in plain roads? Approximate division in terms of time / distance ?

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      Budget Accommodation in McLeod Ganj

      McLeod Ganj Apr 4, 2015 at 3:23 AM

      Hello Nomads,

      I'm visiting Dharamshala this month. Will be travelling on super tight budgets.
      I was wondering whether I should pre book my accommodation or I should just reach and then look for one. If any of you know of any budget places (say about Rs. 200-300 a night) in McLeod or in Bhagsu, please let me know.

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    • Off beat visits in amritsar

      Amritsar Mar 24, 2015 at 12:52 AM

      Are there any off beat places to visit near amritsar. We are visiting the golden temple, wagha border and jaliianwala Baugh.....anything else very Punjab!

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    • Non-resort location South of Kovalam?

      Thiruvananthapuram Mar 22, 2015 at 8:11 AM

      please advise of a beach location South of Kovalam which is not as developed as Kovalam or as isolated as the 'resorts' - where I can wander from cafe to cafe, please. Maybe a village or town?
      Thank you.

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      Delhi-Reshikesh on motorbike in April or May 2015

      India Apr 10, 2015 at 2:45 PM

      Hi Friends,
      Planning a 4-5 days motorbike ride from Delhi to Reshikesh and slightly ahead in the Himalayas in April or may so anyone who wants to join me for the ride is most welcome.Dates can be discussed and finalized.

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    • Manali Visit on 4 April

      Manali Mar 30, 2015 at 2:16 AM

      Sir

      Is it safe to visit Manali on 4-6 April 2015 according to weather????

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    • Houseboating

      India Mar 26, 2015 at 7:21 PM

      HI,
      Has anyone taken an overnight houseboat from Kumarakom Lake Resort? I am wondering if the boat just cruises around Vembanad Lake or if it goes into the smaller canals? Or, can anyone recommed a Luxury One-bedroom houseboat cruise from Alleppey?
      thanks

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    • going to bangalore for studies

      Bangalore Mar 23, 2015 at 7:40 AM

      is bangalore city safe for me

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    • Best and safe place to stay for group of female travellers.

      Goa Apr 14, 2015 at 5:52 AM

      We are a group of female friends planning to visit Goa in July first week. We are interested in lazing around in the beach shack during the day and going pubbing at night. We are confused between Baga, Calangute, or Morjim (also taking safety into consideration). Any recommendations for any beach side tents or cottages at reasonable rates are also welcome :) TIA.

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    • Urgently need guidance

      Srinagar Apr 1, 2015 at 7:47 AM

      Helo everyone. Me and my husband are planning to visit srinagar this weekend on ltc basis. Kindly someone guide us, can we take the trip now? is it safe now? Please anyone give us clarifications so that we can plan accordingly.

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    • hire a car/taxi is safe or not and how much it cost?

      State of Kerala Mar 23, 2015 at 4:51 AM

      hi !

      i am planning to visit cochi, munnar and kovalam in mid of April. hire a car/taxi is safe or not and how much it cost while going to
      1) cochi airport to kovalam
      2) kovalam to munnar
      3) munnar to cochi

      Share the rough figure of rent of cheapest and average hire car/taxi.

      thanks & regards-
      richa

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      where do find best laal maas and safed maas

      Bikaner Mar 30, 2015 at 7:10 AM

      where do find best laal maas and safed maas

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      Need companion

      New Delhi Mar 29, 2015 at 10:53 PM

      I am travelling mussoorie by bike in couple of days. Anyone need company?

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    • gondola ride ticket

      Srinagar Mar 22, 2015 at 1:26 AM

      Hello
      I want to ask about gulamarg ?
      Is it better to book the ticket on line or buy it at same day from there?

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    • Honeymoon in the month of June in India

      India Apr 4, 2015 at 3:57 AM

      I'm planning for honeymoon in the mid of June.
      My budget from 50 thousand - 70 thousand all inclusive(The lesser the better).

      I have few concerns as below.

      1. Location: Since its a start of monsoon in india, It will be raining or it will be too hot in the most part of the india.
      Which is nice location with cool climate around this time

      2. Honeymoon Package: Which option should I choose. Booking hotel by my own or through travel agency
      booking through travel agency there are two options . 1. they arrange honeymoon for couples together(group honeymoon). or provide individual honey package.

      So basically, I have to choose a nice honeymoon location at the same time trying to save few bucks.

      One of the travel agency offered me a below package.
      Shimla - Manali - chandigarh: 6 D / 5 N: 67800 thousand including air fair.

      Waiting for reply.

      Thanks in advance

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    • need your help

      Srinagar Mar 29, 2015 at 11:55 PM

      good morning
      there is heavy rain in kashmir as i heard. is there is worry of flooding ? how safe to be there during this period? is roads closed between srinagar and other cities?
      thank you

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    • Taking A trip to Hampta pass trek

      India Mar 25, 2015 at 6:10 AM

      Hi
      I am planning to take a trek to Hampta Pass, Himachal Pradesh and a friend of my suggested me to go with Thrillophilia as he also took a trek with them, but I am being a bit sceptical about going with them. Can someone please advise me should I go with them or some one else. All feedbacks will be appreciated.

      Thank You

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    • weather condition

      Srinagar Mar 28, 2015 at 5:08 AM

      hi friends
      how are you
      i hope all of you are fine
      i will reach srinagar on 1st of april
      will the raining weather will disturb our trip? will Mughal Gardens will be open on that day?
      can you tell me about weather condition from 1 to 8 of april ?
      best regards

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      Is it easy to flag and board a call-taxi in Chennai without advance booking?

      Chennai (Madras) Mar 22, 2015 at 7:47 AM

      Is it easy to flag and board a call-taxi in Chennai without booking in advance? Can a Chennai hotel help a tourist flag a taxi for fast travel to Chennai city centre from Pallavaram?

      Which is advisable for travel in Chennai from Pallavaram, share auto or call-taxi / taxi?

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    • Kolkata Rail station to Sudder St

      Kolkata (Calcutta) Mar 21, 2015 at 3:33 AM

      Arriving into Kolkata from Bhubaneshwar and want to travel from the train station to Sudder ST to our hotel. What would be the best way?

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    Near Shillong

    • needle of tatting

      by ChandraniD Online Now Sep 19, 2014 at 7:43 PM

      where to go to get the needle in shillong/

      4 Answers Sep 20, 2014 at 12:25 AM
    • Request for Itinerary

      by jaidesai Online Now Aug 7, 2014 at 11:29 AM

      Planning for a visit to NE (Total 15 days, Starting at Guwahati- Shillong-Cherrapunjee-Guwahati-Bhalukpong-Bomdilla-Tawang-Dirang-Nameri-Pobitora-Kaziranga-Guwahati) including Shillong and Cherrapunjee. Reaching Guwahati on Oct 18 By 2:00p.m. Wishing to cover maximum places in Cherrapunjee and Shillong from Oct 19 to Oct 21. There are 4 adults and 2 kids. Appreciate if anyone could suggest a Itinerary for Shillong / Cherrapunjee for 3days/ 4days.
      Thanks

      3 Answers Aug 7, 2014 at 10:00 PM
    • Shillong to Agartala

      by bawaamarjyotsingh Online Now Jul 13, 2014 at 5:41 AM

      shared taxi or local bus what options? How long does it take....or is it better to catch a train from Silchar....having gone to silchar by bus from Shillong?

      1 Answer Jul 13, 2014 at 5:54 AM
    • tour plane

      by souravshee Online Now Jun 11, 2014 at 11:32 PM

      please give me a tour plan of shillong & kajiranga for 5 days during december from guwahati to guwahati

      2 Answers Jun 12, 2014 at 1:50 AM
    • Trip to shilong with parents, husband & 12 yrs old son on the end of July.

      by firozasobhan Online Now Apr 25, 2014 at 3:19 AM

      Hi, m planning to visit shilong with my husband ,parents & my 12 yrs old son on the end of July (at Eid ul Fiter) vacation.We'll start from Dhaka to shylet then cross tamabil boarder.W'ld u pls help me to know abt my following quarries :
      1.how will b the weather that time?
      2. Could you suggest some safe and budget hotels? I don't need luxury ... just to stay there comfortably.
      3. how i'll get the help for site seeing?
      4. As we will come by bus route so how we will reach safely in shilong?

      Appreciate an early response.

      Regards
      Firoza.
      Dhaka, Bangladesh

      9 Answers May 6, 2014 at 9:18 PM
    • Route from silong to Lamding

      by Deborshi Online Now Jul 17, 2013 at 9:21 AM

      How I go Silong to Lamding by bus or car directly

      5 Answers Jan 8, 2014 at 2:32 AM
    • VEG FOOD ?

      by mehtaji Online Now Sep 15, 2012 at 9:03 PM

      I AM PURE VEG FOOD TAKEN..CAN I GET VEG. FOOD IN MEGHALAYA? SHILONG ?I WANT TO TRAVEL THIS MONTH END..THANKS. ( WHICH TYPE VEG FOOD GET..? )

      1 Answer May 30, 2013 at 11:04 PM
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      meghalaya and nagaland

      by RohitB Online Now Sep 12, 2012 at 2:23 AM

      HI
      We plan to visit Meghalaya and Nagaland from Dec 3 to 18, 2012. Please help make an itinerary for us
      thanks
      rohit

      8 Answers Sep 14, 2012 at 10:49 PM
    • A short trip to Shillong

      by ishouvik Online Now Mar 18, 2012 at 8:38 AM

      I might have to make a short trip to Shillong (5-6 days( in the month of May. Could you please tell me the safest way to do this trip within a proper budget.

      Could you suggest some safe and budget hotels? I don't need luxury ... just to stay there comfortably.

      1 Answer Mar 19, 2012 at 9:12 PM
    • assam , meghalaya tour

      by thottees Online Now Jan 17, 2012 at 11:26 PM

      SIR,
      I AM PLANNING TO VISIT ASSAM AND MEGHALAYA IN THE FIRST WEEK OF MARCH. WILL REACH GUWAHATI ON THE 3RD AND WILL PROCEED TO KASIRANGA ON THE 4TH. STAY AT BOTH THE PLACES HAVE BEEN ARRANGED. WILL START FOR SHILLONG FROM KASIRANGA AT AROUND 12 NOON ON THE 5TH. WE ARE A GROUP OF SIX AND WE ARE PLANNING TO STAY AT SHILLONG FOR A DAY(MARCH 5) AND ALSO ONE DAY AT CHERRAPUNJEE HOLIDAY RESORT.(MARCH 6). HAVE ALREADY DONE THE BOOKING AT CHERRAPUNJEE AND AM PLANNING TO BOOK AT ORCHID HOTEL AT SHILLONG WHICH OFFERS BUDGET STAYS. I READ AN ARTICLE YOU WROTE ON THIS SITE AND I ALSO STUDIED SOME DETAILS FROM THE NET. I KINDLY REQUEST YOU TO HELP ME CHART OUT A TRIP COVERING ALL THE TOURIST SPOTS AROUND SHILLONG AND CHERRAPUNJEE , INCLUDING ALL THE FALLS, AND ALSO KEEPING IN MIND THAT WE SHOULD BE ABLE TO REACH GUWAHATI ON THE NIGHT OF MARCH 7.I HAVE ASKED A FRIEND OF MINE IN GUWAHATI TO ARRANGE A SUMO OR SOME OTHER VEHICLE FOR THE ENTIRE TRIP SO THAT WE CAN COVER MAX.PLACES. I KNOW YOUR EXPERIENCE WILL BE REAL HELPFUL IN EVERYWAY.

      HOPE YOU'LL OBLIGE,
      THANKING YOU,
      JOHNSON, KERALA.

      2 Answers Jan 23, 2012 at 4:16 AM
    • Travel plan of Shillong with wife and 2 years daughter

      by sayem Online Now Dec 12, 2011 at 1:56 AM

      Would anyone please help me to make a travel plan for 3/4 nights at Shillong or adjacent area to have a relax & pleasure trip with my wife and 2 yrs daughter!!

      I'll start from Dhaka. And I willing to visit in January/February. Also please suggest me what time (which month in the year) will be perfect for visiting Shillong.

      Thank you.

      Regards,
      Sayem

      6 Answers Dec 29, 2011 at 5:31 AM
    • Fishing in Shillong?

      by vikanaut4 Online Now Jun 3, 2011 at 11:56 PM

      I plan to visit Shillong from 10th Jun for about 10 days. Are there any good places for fishing close to the town? Also how is the weather going to be in those days? I have read that by end June the rains start. So should we schedule a visit to Sohra at the end of our stay. Is there any problems during the rains. Appreciate an early response.

      7 Answers Jun 6, 2011 at 8:26 AM
    • 2 day trip out of shillong

      by vikanaut4 Online Now May 25, 2011 at 6:25 AM

      I am planning to visit Shillong from 07th Jun till 15th Jun with wife and 3 year old daughter. I would like to know if there is a suitable destination for a 2 day trip from Shillong which we could squeeze in, during this period? Also does the city shut down very early in the evening?

      1 Answer May 28, 2011 at 2:30 AM
    • Is August 1st week a good time to be there in Shillong ?

      by ranjan_nandy Online Now Apr 22, 2010 at 8:38 PM

      Guys,

      I will be in India in August 1st week and was thinking of spending 4-5 days in Shillong .. I was just wondering how the weather will be during the those time in the year .. Will it be still monsoon there ? Do u recommend to go there ? Primary reason to go there is to relax and enjoy the natural beauty and the mountains ..

      Thanks,

      Ranjan

      4 Answers Jun 20, 2010 at 1:56 AM
    • Place to see?

      by psbanerjee Online Now Sep 13, 2006 at 4:49 AM

      Hi fellow VTs!

      Can anubody guide me as to what all are the places to see in shillong?

      Partha

      1 Answer Sep 20, 2010 at 9:09 AM