The Trek to Jilling Terraces

” There are no shortcuts to any place worth going” -Beverly Sills The above saying rightly explains the plight of trekking up to a place not accessible by any vehicle but your feet. For example take this stunningly beautiful 80 year old cottage Chestnut House, located at a height of 7000 ft in a lesser known,…

An Escape – Where forever begins

For the love of all things wonderful, here’s a little something to get your hearts racing. An Eco-tourism resort with all the frills to leave you awestruck. Cradled with the South Gola Himalayan range, Jilling Terraces is encircled by snowy peaks and cleaved by the silent trails carpeted with the magnificent Himalayan flora and gorgeous…

Birds : The Wind chimes of Jilling Terraces

Delicately they came out of the egg shell , and arrived into this world. Crawling out slowly , they saw bright sun rays and shone with the dancing trees. They were fed daily and made comfortable in the prettiest of the nests , when night wore its darkest coat and the weather was not friendly. One…

Jilling Terraces : Of Books, Coffee and Winters

When you think of your favorite book, you often remember where you were when you first read it. The associations with that book are always precious for you as, along with the characters , and the fascinating plot of that book , you recall a particular chair,  a porch by an ocean, the sweet musty…

Jilling Terraces – Happiness on a Platter

From its colonial style architecture to the idyllic rustic elegance perched in the laps of South Gola range of Himalayas, Jilling Terraces is the nearest thing to a bucolic Garden of Eden. Ensconced in the uphills of Matial Village, and inspired by the beautiful flowers and mouthwatering berries of the region, the Chestnut House of…