Pench is where the literary genius, Sir Rudyard Kipling created the timeless classic, The Jungle Book and its wolf child, immortalised as Mowgli. This masterpiece inspired by the true incident of a human child, reared by wolves in the nineteenth century, in Seonee (now Seoni) district, is located in the charming, lush land of Pench,… Read More 5 Top Things to Do in Pench in 2019
Our first afternoon at Kanha Earth Lodge was what precious memories are made of. We reached the lodge after a long-winding road trip. The warmth and hospitality of the staff was enough to soothe those tired nerves. As was the lip-smacking, delicious Bhopali thaali (the local fare) lunch. But, the icing on the cake and… Read More Melt in Your Mouth, Honey Basil Ice-Cream: Summers Won’t Be The Same Again
Last year I was visiting my friend in San Francisco. It’s an annual ritual. I go to the US every year where my siblings live, to escape the sweltering heat of Delhi. But this time, the agenda was different. I had chanced upon a quote by John Muir- ‘In every walk with Nature one receives more… Read More Forest Bathing in the land of Muir
Bandhavgarh National Park: A Wildlife Enthusiast’s Gateway to Heaven Bandhavgarh is a unique paradise in Central India; where history and wildlife come together in a perfect communion of sorts. Known as one of the best places to spot wild life in India, especially tigers, Bandhavgarh lies nestled against the Vindhya hills, in Umaria district of… Read More TRAVEL GUIDE TO BANDHAVGARH NATIONAL PARK – THE LAND OF TIGER
At Pugdundee Safaris we believe in staying true to our eco-tourism pledge. This season we brought about a path-breaking change in five of our lodges. We replaced tetra pak juices with steel sippers containing fresh ice tea or lemonade – a healthier and more natural option. Most of you who have been on jungle safaris… Read More PUGDUNDEE SAFARIS FIGHT AGAINST SINGLE USE PLASTIC : Single Use Tetrapak Juices Replaced with Fresh Drinks in Steel Sippers.