Pushkar

Pushkar is a holy Hindu pilgrimage town, which is special because it is home to one of very few Brahma temples in the world. Infact, we were told, the name Pushkar means lotus flower, which Brahma is said to ...

Udaipur

Amazing, colourful, beautiful Udaipur. A Dream. This is the first place we have visited in Rajasthan and we were not disappointed. We arrived really early in the morning, so thankfully we’d booked accommodat...

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 to meet up ever since we got to Varkala. The fact...
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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...

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 actually, because the back seats, which Luke and Winni...

South Goa: Palolem

Again, paradise! I realise it is a beach, and beaches are always, to an extent, going to be beautiful, but this really was stunning! Far superior to what we had seen in the North – to be honest, I wasn’t overly...