Shillong often called the “Scotland of the East,” is the capital city of the Indian state of Meghalaya. Shillong known for its breathtaking beauty and pleasant climate. Nestled amidst the rolling hills of the Khasi plateau. Shillong offers lush green landscapes, cascading waterfalls like Elephant Falls and Shillong Peak, and serene lakes like Umiam Lake.
The city is a cultural melting pot, with a blend of Khasi, Assamese, and Bengali influences, and it’s known for its vibrant music scene, particularly rock music. The vibrant Police Bazaar market, Ward’s Lake, and the Don Bosco Centre for Indigenous Cultures are among the city’s attractions. Shillong’s charm lies in its natural beauty, cool climate, and unique blend of cultures, making it a popular destination in northeastern India.Continue reading