Varanasi. The city of Light on the Ganges

21st June 2018 Varanasi is one of those places that just stays with you forever. It's intense and overwhelming. It is spiritual but also commercial, dirty and crowded yet enlightening and calming.  There's... Read More

Andaman Islands guide to paradise

4th June 2018 Tips on best beaches, diving and responsible travel   Situated in the Bay of Bengal in the Andaman Sea, the Andaman Islands are an Indian archipelago of more than 300... Read More

3 weeks in Vietnam

16th May 2018 My Vietnam itenary and what I wish I'd known in advance Contrary to my expectations Vietnam turned out to be a controversial place for travelling. After weeks and weeks of... Read More

Happy Holi! A festival of joy and color

Join the Holi celebrations under a rainbow of color, laughter and ecstatic dancing. Do you remember the last time you jumped into a puddle of colored water or sprayed your... Read More

Majuli and the Mishing people in Assam, India

12th May 2018  "India is like a necklace made of lots of different colored beads" This beautiful description was made by a fellow traveler while we were talking and exchanging travel stories and... Read More

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