November 2016 Blog contest winners announced!

November 2016 Blog contest winners announced!

Category Photo Contest

By Seersha Nambiar


Autumn is all about spotting mountain peaks. With the monsoon rains having left the sky squeaky clean. The views are crisp and clear! Putting in their experiences with crisp writing, here are the winners of our November 2016 Blog contest!

Blog contest Winner!

The Deoriatal Chandrashila Peak trek by Jeewan Rajamani

Here is an excerpt from the blog

“Later on we got off the road and went for a walk into the shallow waters of the flowing Alaknanda river. The road that takes us to Sari is one that follows the Alaknanda all the way and it would have been a crime not to get up close with the Ganges. Hukum Sing our driver couldn’t have picked a better location to stop.” Read more.

1st Runner up

Trek to Goecha la by Naveen Hinduja

Here is an excerpt from the blog

The pain subsided, Bir and I sang our hearts out while traversing the life-threatening path. We took 2 hours to reach down the hill through a 45-minute route; everyone clapped looking at us in glee. People speak of life after life, here, on such paths – life is in every step you take, every decision you make, every movement, good or bad, right or wrong, everything bottles down to one thing – you are alive and that’s all that matters. Read more.

Seersha Nambiar

About the author

Having studied business management, Seersha worked as a financial analyst for a year. But having been brought up close to nature, she took to the outdoors and turned towards travel writing.