The article was published in the Outlook Traveller Magazine India, October 2017.
Like always, this year too we travelled to a few a forests in South India by the end of year – firstly to visit all our favourite haunts, and secondly, to see how our fellow sapiens understand and treat their wild cousins. Errr… nothing much has changed really! Continue reading
Throughout the journey we were being followed by a heavy cloud… the breeze was carrying a whiff of faraway lands and springs… we could smell the rain all along. Continue reading
The downpour from last night had cleansed the forest. It seemed to be revelling in the change of season, in the smell of rich soil and vegetation.
We had no set plans – no prior bookings – no darts on the map – we just wandered – our only criteria being wildlife. We visited Assam in March 2015 for the sole purpose of indulging in ‘forests reconnoitre’. The anticipation nearly consumed us.