Book: Postcards From India
Author– Sinjana Ghosh
Genre– Travel & Tourism | Essays
Format- Kindle Edition | Paperback
Edition Language– English
From the ‘Valleys of Flowers’ of mystic Himalayas to an ancient town frozen in the simpler times. From the National Parks of delightful deserts to tranquil abode in the hilly greens. India is home to many wonderful landmarks and numerous unknown places.
The book ‘Postcards From India’, brings some of these ‘Hidden Gems’ to the readers in the form of Picturesque Postcards where these destinations come alive and narrate their tales to inspire you to explore these locations and fall in love with them.
Know the Author
An IIT Alumni and a full-time management professional, Sinjana Ghosh has years of experience in the technology industry. When not at work, she is a rookie homemaker and loves indulging in reading and contemplating news.
She loves traveling and exploring places, and she believes that while Travel continues to teach her in many ways, it has also broadened her mind. She expresses her traveling experiences and marks her skills as a travel planner on her blog Backpack & Explore which is ranked at 22 by Feedspot for the best couple of travel blogs in the world, and at rank 20 for the best backpacking blogs in the world.
Book Cover and Title
The Book cover is mesmerizing and the rich hues of orange spread across the canvas of sky soothe the moment. The picture is alluring and compels one to visualize strolling over the serene bridge or walk along the crimson shore.
The title is apt to the intent of the book where some far and wide places deeply seated in the heart of our country, call out to the visitors in the form of postcards. The places narrate their tales exceptionally!
Sneak-peek to the Book
As the author describes, “The book is neither a travel guide nor a travelogue. It is an unconventional anthology of stories from obscure parts of the country” that indeed help the readers understand and discover India through these destinations that represent the pulse of the country.
Each destination is equally inspiring with its unique characteristics and appeals to the readers. The complimenting pictures are breathtaking and quite a visual delight. The titles of the chapters are interesting and provide a glimpse of the place.
The book is a comprehensive guide to 21 wonderful locations, “The Hidden Gems” of India that describe the country beyond the more recognized destinations. Scout through the historic Warangal or the serene Igatpuri, tranquil in a beautiful hill-station in the Eastern Ghats ‘Yercaud’ or the wishing village ‘Ecchey Gaon’ from the lap of Eastern Himalayas. Explore the rather off-beat backwaters of Kerala ‘Quilon’, or rediscover the spectacular ‘Swaraj Dweep’ in Andamans. The book, lets you discover places after places and quenches your travel cravings in these times of lockdown.
The treasures of destinations from our land call out to the people in the most fascinating manner through ‘Postcards From India’, and lets the reader have an immersive experience of these places.
The book is a must-have, now and always, to motivate the explorer in you to tread on the paths less traveled, discover the rather off-beat places, and reclaim the country in a whole new light. The book is available on Amazon!