Fort Cochin

As someone knew a place to stay in Fort Cochin, and as we couldn’t get a train straight to Mumbai from Alleppey, we chose this little town to break up the journey (as well as Mangalore). The guesthouse (Dream H...

Alleppey & The Backwaters

When Brendan came to India 3 years ago, he became friends with a guy from Alleppey, who was working in Varkala at the time. Brendan told Jaijea that he was returning to India, and so they had been expecting...
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Ooty

When we arrived to Ooty in the late afternoon, we noticed a considerable difference in temperature! It was much cooler, but it actually felt like a nice change from the heat. As we hadn’t booked accommod...

Colourful chicks

India is a colourful country. Colourful textiles, colourful temples, colourful cars, colourful cows, colourful elephants, so why not colourful chicks?! Here are some chicks on the side of the street in India...

Wayanad

To say the bus journey from Mysore to Wayanad was bumpy, would be the biggest understatement in the world. We were sat at the back of this rickety old bus, and every time we went over a speed bump, our bac...

Mysore

We arrived to Mysore on a bumpy Semi-sleeper bus. By no fault of our own, when we booked the bus from Hampi, the travel agent accidentally booked it 3 times, resulting in us having 12 bus seats! A blessing actu...

Hampi

Hampi is a place like nowhere I have seen before, within the ruins of the Vijayanagar empire, which are spread all over the city. A mixture of the landscape specially shaped as a result of old volcanic activi...