Category: Featured

  • The Indigenous Peoples of Northeast India

    The Indigenous Peoples of Northeast India

    A Look at the Tribal Communities of the Far East  We were all indigenous at some point in time and space. Modernity has taken the world over! We evolve and grow into one global culture! But what have we left behind? And who are they that still protect and conserve the true essence of living […]

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  • 30 Travel Gems And Things To Do In Assam

    30 Travel Gems And Things To Do In Assam

    Explore Assam like a local on these offbeat trails, take part in activities that are truly Assamese and experience the slow life of its people! We bring you this massive post straight from our heart and a passion for this beloved land. 1. Go on a thrilling self drive trip to Mathangudi Lodge inside Manas […]

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  • NCF and Conservation of Hornbills in Northeast India

    NCF and Conservation of Hornbills in Northeast India

    Nature Conservation Foundation is at the heart of Hornbill conservation in Northeast India.  By introducing various projects along with the forest department and local communities it has brought a ray of hope for the survival of this magnificent species.  Many of the locals who once hunted the birds have now become its protectors in a […]

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  • Escaping Into the Beauty of Majuli Island | Travel Guide

    Escaping Into the Beauty of Majuli Island | Travel Guide

    Majuli is the largest inhabited freshwater river island in the world, situated right at the center of the mighty Brahmaputra river. An island always remains an isolated place where one does not expect a lot of hustle. It is one such nature’s silent venture to lure humans into serenity. With an area of 800 kilometer […]

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  • 6 Things To Do In And Around Tawang | Travel Guide

    6 Things To Do In And Around Tawang | Travel Guide

    Tawang located in the western corner of Arunachal Pradesh is one of the most sought after travel destinations of Northeast India. It is visited by numerous pilgrims practicing Buddhist faith and also by travelers who are captivated by the scenic beauty of the eastern Himalayas. Tawang is located at a high elevation of 2600m beyond the […]

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  • 6 Things To Do In And Around Kohima | Travel Guide

    6 Things To Do In And Around Kohima | Travel Guide

    Kohima is the state capital and the largest human inhabited area of Nagaland. It is the land of Angami tribe and was named after the wild Kewhi flower which grows in the mountains. Kohima is located at an altitude of 1500m and offers a beautiful view of the lofty Japfu Peak and the surrounding Naga […]

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  • Frank Kingdon-Ward | Plant Hunter, Explorer and His Travels in Arunachal Pradesh

    Frank Kingdon-Ward | Plant Hunter, Explorer and His Travels in Arunachal Pradesh

    What exactly is it about plants and flowers that sends these men and women, otherwise known as ‘botanists’, all over the world in search of new species of flowers and plants, usually in remote, difficult to travel areas? When mere mortals walk through gardens or see beautiful flowers around them then that is precisely what […]

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  • Celebrating World Tourism Day 2015 at Namdapha National Park

    Celebrating World Tourism Day 2015 at Namdapha National Park

    Celebrated every year on September 27 ,World Tourism Day is an event which fosters awareness among the international community on the importance of tourism and its social, cultural, political and economic value. This year’s focus is on the transformative potential of #1billiontourists; defining the more than one billion tourists who every year travel to an […]

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  • World Tourism Day 2014 – Community Development Through Tourism

    World Tourism Day 2014 – Community Development Through Tourism

    27th September, 2014 One of the principles of Greener Pastures is to educate the natives of the region about the scope of the tourism in Northeast India and engage them. Recently on 27th September, 2014, we celebrated World Tourism Day as an opportunity to reach towards this principle. The theme for this year as declared […]

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