While all of Kolkata was out on the streets, hopping from one pandal to another, guess what actor Suman Dey aka Jash from popular Bengali TV serial Nakshi Kantha was doing? Well, the Siliguri boy had gone far away from the crowds and spent Durga Puja with friends and family in the hills and forests of North Bengal. Want to follow his footsteps? Here are five places in North Bengal you should totally explore.
Who doesn’t know Kurseong, the sleepy, dreamy small town which you cross on the way to Darjeeling? Well, this hill town, which is also famous for its boarding schools, is an abode of calm that you must visit. From walking on the misty hilly road in Dowhill to visiting the famous Makaibari Tea Estate and Eagle’s Craig for a bird’s eye view of Kurseong and Siliguri, there is a lot to do here.