Andhra Adventures VIII: Borra, the Cave with a Hole

Located in Eastern Ghats of India, in Ananthagiri Hills of Araku Valley, about 90 kms from the coastal city of Vishakhapatnam,Borra Guhalu is one of its kind natural wonders of India.


South India can develop more ECO resorts

South India, naturally endowed with numerous attractions and a vibrant ecosystem, has immense potential for developing of nature-based resorts.

The region receives a good number of tourists from north India and hoteliers see more scope for attracting such tourists keen on exploring nature. According to sources in the hospitality sector, the immense potential has not been tapped properly.

“Foreign tourists to India get discouraged by the traffic jam, touts and harassment they experience. This makes the country not so tourist-friendly. Therefore, Indians should keep in mind the slogan, ‘Atithi Devo Bhava,’ (Guest is God) for making the country tourist-friendly,” a senior hotelier said.


Andhra Adventures VII: Train ride to Araku Valley

araku train journey
A morning train takes you to Araku Valley from Vishakhapatnam through a series of tunnels, with valley on one side and hillocks on the other. Everyone starts with an attempt to count the