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March 27, 2014

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Gurudongmar Lake in North Sikkim

Gurudongmar Lake is one journey, which you will never forget. Journey from Lachen starts early at 5 am. Its mostly dark at that time. As you start climbing, the sunrays hit the snow peaks creating spectacular mountains of gold. Entry to North Sikkim is only possible on a guided tour, and a travel permit must be organised in Gangtok 1-2 days prior to travel. You would need a copy of your photo id card and 2 photos to obtain the permits for North Sikkim. The only halt is at Thangu at 13000 ft where a single restaurant will serve you tea, bread butter (the bread has to be carried by …

Traditional Goa Music

Gonzaga Coutinho ,  pianist, singer, author and composer of several musical works, got all his inspiration music in the 60s. Possessing a talent and a vast musical experience gained throughout his career, has aroused sympathy for numerous throughout the country and abroad participated in the RTP Song Festival and several television programs, and continues to act in concerts throughout the country In 2002 he recorded his first album “Indian” with the participation of Kyao Rao, Olavo Bilaspur, Dani Silva among others. “SAUDADES TONE” in 2006, was his second work discographic a tribute to the Portuguese maestro Tom Jobim, which included the collaboration of various musicians and friends including Rui Veloso, …