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What to Expect When Travelling to India

The thought of travelling to India had always fascinated us. The Taj Mahal, exotic palaces, the flash of a brightly coloured sari and streets full of chaos, filled us with both excitement and trepidation. After booking our flight to India we began to have doubts, would we get sick, would we find it too confronting,

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North India Tour

Discovering India – North India Tour

I have many countries on my bucket list, India has always been in the top five. Growing up I remember looking at photographs of India, the chaotic streets, children laughing as they swam in the River Ganges, wise men meditating in impossible poses and beautiful women wearing vibrant coloured saris with bejewelled nose rings that

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Flying within India: Jaipur Delhi and Varanasi

Flying in India: Jaipur Delhi and Varanasi

Advice on Flying in India: Jaipur Delhi and Varanasi The next destination of our trip through India was Varanasi. Pushed for time we flew from Jaipur to Varanasi via Delhi with Jet Airways. We discovered that Flying in India: Jaipur Delhi and Varanasi was a little different to many other countries. Security at Airport In India there is

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Magical India: Jaipur and Shahpura

Magical India: Jaipur and Shahpura

Magical India: Jaipur and Shahpura We continued our journey from Delhi and Agra and headed toward the city of Jaipur. Along the way we passed small villages, farms, goat herds, cows and camels carts as we drove on to discover more of Magical India: Jaipur and Shahpura. Where to stay in Jaipur  After many hours drive

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India sights and sounds

India sights and sounds New Delhi and Agra

New Delhi and Agra Jamma Mosque We woke up early after our late night flight into New Delhi. We were excited to begin our first day of India sights and sounds and after a leisurely breakfast as we set off with our Guide to visit the Jamma Mosque a beautiful building which was built in 1650. Following

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Taj Mahal at dawn

A Passage to India

Passage to India After reading an article in National Geographic as a child I had always dreamed of going on my own Passage to India. To me India always seemed a fascinating country full of life, colour and intrigue and I was naturally very excited when my husband and I decided that was about time

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Varanasi The Holy City of India

Varanasi The Holy City of India

Backpacking Varanasi The Holy City of India. If you’re heading to India then Varanasi The Holy City of India is a must-see! Chaotic, spiritual, colourful and authentic; Varanasi perfectly sums up India. I made my way to Varanasi backpacking with my brother. We boarded our first ever sleeper train (how exciting!) on a Monday evening in Kolkata

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