• An Offbeat Weekend Getaway That Is Dhom Lake

    10 seconds takeaway What if you can visit a lake with the same setting and the aura as that of Pangong Tso Lake from Ladakh only a few hours drive from Mumbai? Lake Dhom gives you the similar vibes and is still unknown to many. It was only one Friday evening at work that I stumbled upon one the blogs on Tripoto, which was about a few offbeat locations near Mumbai. The weekend was upon me so I was not really in a mood to work. Going through the blog I came across a photograph which looked much like Pangong Tso of Ladakh. Intrigued and curious to know more about…

  • GIVEAWAY: WIN A FREE STAY WITH THE HOSTEL CROWD IN GOA OR KOCHI

    **UPDATE: This Giveaway has already ended.** We’re very excited to announce our first giveaway of the season: a FREE night for 2 in Goa or Kochi in the offbeat properties of The Hostel Crowd. If you’re a reader at Stamp That Passport, then you probably already know about our recent trip to Panjim in Goa and our offbeat stay in the quaint Old Quarter hostel by The Hostel Crowd. Set up in the old Portuguese heritage site Fontainhas, Old Quarters is not an average hostel. It’s a budget paradise for those looking to stay amidst like-minded people and to explore the not-so-mainstream part of Goa. There’s nothing too much about…