The HoliDaze

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Exploring India Off The Beaten Path – Volume #2

Tso Moriri in Ladakh, India

Scattered across India’s 28 states and additional union territories (such as Delhi, Ladakh and the Andaman Islands) are enough overlooked, offbeat destinations to keep visitors occupied for years. Since publishing my original list of India’s top unexplored destinations, I have discovered several more. Escaping the crowds in India can be tough but it is easier … Read More

Unique Meteorological Phenomenon Worth Traveling For

Unique meteorological phenomena like a purple lightning storm

We all know Mother Nature can be unpredictable, however sometimes she can also be strangely predictable. Or just plain strange. Or remain unexplained despite the best efforts of modern technology. Whichever it may be, the following unique meteorological phenomenon are all worth traveling for. Some of these events occur daily, like the massive thunderstorm over … Read More

First Impressions of Georgia: Free Wine & Friendly People

Tbilisi skyline as seen while descending from the mountain

“First time in Georgia?” asked the immigration official after he finished flipping through my passport. “Yes sir, looking forward to it,” I replied. He stamped my passport then handed it back along with a free bottle of wine and a cheery “Welcome to Georgia, enjoy your stay” that was way too energetic for 4am. Now … Read More

Found An Abandoned Airplane While Exploring The Beach

Found this Nok Air plane in the woods near the beach in Rayong, Thailand

It all started while I was exploring an abandoned neighborhood at the end of my beach in Thailand that has been reclaimed by nature. Hundreds of luxury houses built but never occupied, roads completely overgrown, it was an unexpected find. However the best discovery was sitting in the middle of an overgrown field behind all … Read More

5 Best Things to Do in Colorado

Welcome to colorful Colorado

Famed for its diverse landscape, Colorado is a year-round destination perfect for a day out, a weekend getaway, or a city vacation. The state is particularly famed for its wide gamut of outdoor activities. From hiking and camping on the majestic Rocky Mountains to white water rafting in Colorado, there’s something for everyone here. If … Read More