I have always wondered why people praise other countries in terms of exotic locations instead of exploring our own. I am sure many people love to travel, but they aren’t willing to take risks. They prefer travelling to mainstream destinations rather than to unexplored places. The moment we hear the word ‘beach’ we think of Goa. This is how attuned we are to mainstream destinations. But I am writing this article for those who wish to explore India’s beauty,” says Ananya S. Rao, a I PU student of Deeksha Pushkarni in city, who recently visited Andaman.
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Many a time I have heard people wanting to travel abroad to visit places like the Maldives, Hawaii and Fiji to get the ‘exotic islands feel’ but why go there when you have such beautiful islands in our very own country? If you’re the kind of person who is willing to be adventurous, then Andaman is your one-stop destination. It is one of the places on earth that is brushed by strokes of divinity.
As soon as I got off the plane at Port Blair, I could feel the place welcoming me with open arms. I felt rejuvenated, a positive energy gushed through my veins.
I was told about the famous ‘Sound and Light’ show at the Cellular Jail to be held that evening, so I checked in to my room, freshened up and was on my way but since there was time I first visited Corby’s Cave, a crowded local beach at Port Blair. Later, I wandered around the cellular jail and couldn’t help but feel what our freedom fighters went through when they were imprisoned during our freedom struggle. The ‘Sound and Light’ show filled great patriotism into me by showcasing the lives led by the prisoners there.
The very next morning we were on our way to Havelock, filled with breath-taking beaches and adventure sports destinations. To reach there from Port Blair we needed to take a cruise which would drop us at Havelock in approximately an hour or two. The cruise was again an experi...more