Manjulika Pramod – PENDOWN


Pendown, Travel Blogger, Manjulika





My name is Manjulika Pramod and I take pride in calling myself a travel and lifestyle blogger. I had a crush on blogging in 2009 and ever since then my love for it has grown tremendously.  The blogger in me is also a telecom engineer, short-story writer, big time foodie and a compulsive traveler. I  have two published short stories in books ‘Chicken soup for the soul- Indian college students’ and ‘Lovelets’.  I quit my job of 8 years in 2015 to break the shackles of standard 9 to 6 routine, to travel and to appreciate the finer things of life. Having traveled to 16 countries and 15 states of India, I never fail to mention Oslo in Norway as my favorite city and living in Riyadh for eight weeks as one of the most thrilling experiences of my life. Last year, my visit to South Africa was a life changing experience.



This year, I have traveled and worked with….

January – Koh Chang and Bangkok with Thailand Tourism

February – Kurseong with Goodricke Group

March –  7 cities of Karnataka and Goa with Golden Chariot (Karanataka Tourism)

April – Gulmarg and Srinagar with Khyber Resorts and Spa and Jammu and Kashmir Tourism.



PENDOWN is my personal brand (website) which I have nurtured for last 7 years.  Some of the major achievements of my blog are as below:


    1. My blog-posts have won me more than 30 national-level blogging contests.


   2. In 2014, I was featured on NDTV Prime Time show as one of the most influencing bloggers of Delhi.


   3. I have been associated with 7 international tourism boards for familiarization trips.


  4. For two consecutive years, I have been a part of the prestigious gathering at International Travel Writers Conclave held in Uttar Pradesh.


  5. I am the only Indian blogger who was part of media at the Dubai International Film Festival 2015 and my blog also qualified for the media accreditation for IIFA 2016.  


 6. Pendown has been listed as Top Lifestyle Travel bloggers by Holidify and one among Indian travel bloggers on ThrillophilliaSkyscanner featured me as one of the 5 travel blogs to follow this year (2017)


 7. My work has also been published in RailBandhu magazine, HuffPost, ICAI Abu Dhabi Chapter, WomensWeb, Idiva, Suburb Magazine.


 8. The blog has been a pivot in associating with various brands like South Africa Tourism, Mauritius Tourism Promotion Authority, Thailand Tourism, Malaysia Tourism, Oman Tourism, Jammu and Kashmir Tourism, Kyber Resorts and Spa, ITC Maurya, Karnataka Tourism, Goodricke Group, Skyscanner, Uttar Pradesh Tourism, Goa Tourism, Madhya Pradesh Tourism, Chhattisgarh Tourism Board, Ferrari World Abu Dhabi, Sri Lanka Tourism,  Accor Group, Starwood Hotels and Resorts, OYO Rooms, Radisson Delhi, Radisson Dubai, Patiala Dubai, Yatra Travel, Lonely Planet, Asus, Microsoft, GIO Adventures, RightStay.


In the Travel category, the places covered on the blog are India, Sweden, Oslo, Paris, Switzerland, Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Riyadh, Bali, Singapore, Oman, Thailand, Malaysia, Seychelles, Mauritius, South Africa, Bhutan etc.





Twitter:  @manjulika5

Instagram: m.pendown

Facebook Page



Published in Suburb Magazine



Published in Rail Bandhu
Published in Rail Bandhu




Followers Count!!!

Twitter – 5500+

Instagram – 2500+

Facebook profile + page – 2000+


Published Here….

Blogger who travels, Wenomads, HuffPost, How to write for Idiva?





Let us work together!!!


TWITTER @manjulika5



A video that ITC Hotels shot with me!

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    Its good to be here.
    Lot of awards to your credit itself speaks volume.
    No need to further elaborate that LOL
    Keep up the good work
    Best wishes for the new contest at Indiblog.
    I am here via Indiblog.
    Philip Ariel

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