20 Reasons Why I Rather Be From Shillong Than Anywhere Else

20 Reasons Why I Rather Be From Shillong Than Anywhere Else

Shillong, the capital city of Meghalaya is one of the most loved hill station in the world, anyone who visit the place would easily fall in love with the people, the place, the culture and lots more.

Best Weather

Where else you’ll experience four seasons in a day except in Shillong! Comparatively cool summers with the chance of rain


Music Festivals

Rock capital of the country, we keep on rocking from time to time!

Rock Crowd

Rich Cultural Festivals

Behdienkhlam Festival

Many places to hang out

Ward’s Lake, Golf Course You name it!

Location: Golf Course, Shillong

Beautiful Houses

Big or Small Shillong people love to adorn their houses in the best possible way.

Assam-type house in Shillong (Source-Pin Interest)

Deep Gorges of Cherrapunjee

The breathtaking view of Cherrapunjee!

Location: Mawkdok, Shillong

The first and oldest church in Norheast is in Nongsawlia Cherrapunjee

Location: Nongsawlia, Cherrapunjee

The Glass mosque in Shillong

Location: Laban, Shillong

The Cathedral Church

Laitumkhrah Cathedral


Best Educational Hub

North East Hill University (NEHU)

Ancient myths and their existing proof

Monoliths in Nartiang

Police Bazar

Best place for shopping, eating, hanging out with friends!

Location: Police Bazar, Shillong

Best Chinese Food

Yes! Chinese food tastes best in Shillong.

Chicken Chow Mein

Traditional Food

Who won’t want to savour the traditional food of the Khasis Jadoh, Dohjem or the Tungrymbai.

Traditional Khasi delicacy

The Bazar Bus still exists

Shillong bus
Location: Shillong

Talented people who have gain fame all over

The Shillong Chamber Choir

Iew Mawlong

Location: Shillong



Fashion city

Youth in Shillong are very fashionable!

Fashion (winter wear)

Peace and Serenity

If you need to get away from the hussle bussle life of the cities, you don’t need to go to far away places! A few kilometres away and you’re in the best location.

Location: Mawphlang Sacred Grove, Meghalaya





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