For most of us living in Delhi, a trip to the mountains meant either Shimla or Manali. Places such as Kasol, Shogi, Chindi, Theog were completely unheard of. This trip, which was considered a break from the city, had its fair share of horse-riding afternoons, numerous ice-cream treats on the mall and posing infront of an erstwhile church from the British era.
Things have changed and how! Reminiscing about my childhood in the hills, only one thing comforts me – there are cooler places to stay at rather than the boring, monotonous and see-it-all, done-it-all hotels!
And here’s my very special list of some of the best homestays in Himachal Pradesh: