Riding into the sunset

Some of you might have watched The Real Marigold Hotel when it came on TV last year. As part of the program a handful of…

Visit Rajasthan

Brad and I have dotted our way across this desert state over the period of a few weeks. Instead of giving an in-depth, lengthy idea…

Good (and bad) eats in Rishikesh

After spending a very happy, very peaceful few days at Camp Ganga Riviera (had the whole camp to ourselves it was heaven), Brad and I went to…

A Royal Experience in Jaipur

So far we have travelled about 2080 miles. Almost the whole width of the country. We started in the wet, humid state of West Bengal….

Delhi: a City of Preconceptions

Everyone has their own thoughts on Delhi. “You’ll hate it!” “You’ll love it.” “Avoid this place.” “Its mayhem!” And so on… We had succumbed to…

Bharatpur: a birders paradise

Open-billed Stork Spoonbill Fork Tailed Drongo with it’s lunch Indian Green Bee Eater Pond Heron Painted Stork in flight Cormorant take off Painted Stork White-Breasted…

Sort of Sleepy Khajuraho

First off I want to say that Bradley and I only actually spent 1 full day here. Khajuraho has such a lot to offer though…

Varanasi: the Vibrant City of Death

Varanasi (or Baranas to the locals) is probably one of the most famous locations within India. It’s popular amongst national and international tourists alike due…