I took this trip to Guindy Children’s park while on a short stay at Chennai. The Guindy Children’s Park is essentially a zoo cum play park spread over 25 acres of land.

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The next morning would take us along the route to Badrinath Shrine. It was cold, yet, the sunrise was clear, and the weather was ideal for the trip.

The Joshimath Sunrise, Badrinath
The Joshimath Sunrise

We started from Joshimath at 08:00 am in the morning. I passed by the known routes, and inside felt happy that my parents had joined me for this wonderful experience.

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Episode-1: New Delhi to Haridwar

The Rishikesh, Haridwar and Roorkee form the magic triangle as viewed on the map. There are no trains to Haridwar and the only way to reach here was a road trip. My parents, along with my uncle, aunt and cousins, started on a road trip from New Delhi to come to Haridwar, our first destination of the trip.

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Located at an altitude of 1650 m (5410 feet), Gangtok, Sikkim is one of the most sought after and favourite tourist spots of the North East India. With its beautiful and scenic landscape, snow-capped view of the Kanchenjunga Peaks, vibrant culture, intricate artistry and pristine beauty, Gangtok can be a land of surprises for the new traveller. I travelled here with my family to celebrate the New Year of 2013 and had a time full of happy memories. Here’s how you can plan a road trip with your family to this fabulous town.

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