Tag: Backpacking

Udaipur Itinerary: 3 days in Udaipur India

Udaipur Itinerary: 3 days in Udaipur India

This post is a travelguide with a 3 day Udaipur itinerary. Udaipur is one of my favourite cities in Rajasthan. Both times I visited, it was a welcome respite from the overwhelming experiences elsewhere in India. Udaipur is less hectic and the relaxed atmosphere enticed 

Jaipur itinerary: 2 days in Jaipur India

Jaipur itinerary: 2 days in Jaipur India

This post is the ultimate 2 day Jaipur itinerary. Jaipur is the biggest city in Rajasthan and part of the so-called Golden triangle with Delhi and Agra. These cities are among the most popular tourist destinations in the country, because of the number of historical 

Places to visit in Agra in one day

Places to visit in Agra in one day

This post is a travel guide about the best places to visit in Agra in one day. Agra is a city that I still have a love hate relationship with. It’s home to some of the most beautiful historical attractions in India, but it is 

Delhi itinerary: 3 days in Delhi

Delhi itinerary: 3 days in Delhi

This post is a 3 day Delhi itinerary that will help you overcome the overwhelming experience that Delhi can be.  For most people Delhi will be their introduction to India and it is not always a gentle introduction. Absolutely nothing can prepare you for the 

Festivals in Varanasi India: a tourist guide

Festivals in Varanasi India: a tourist guide

There is no place in India that celebrates its festivals with such passion than Varanasi. Festivals in Varanasi are really something special and the city brings celebrating them to a whole different level. India’s holiest city and the city of Lord Shiva is a city 

Monasteries in Georgia you should visit

Monasteries in Georgia you should visit

This post is about the best monasteries in Georgia. Georgia is a small country in the Caucasus mountains. Georgia and Armenia were among the first countries in the world to adopt christianity as a state religion. As a result, the country is home to some of 

The Shkhara glacier hike in Svaneti Georgia

The Shkhara glacier hike in Svaneti Georgia

The Shkhara glacier is located in the mountains of eastern Georgia. The region of Svaneti is home to the largest glaciers in the Caucasus mountain range and the Shkhara glacier is just one of them.  The Shkhara glacier is on the slopes of mount Shkhara. 

Mestia to Ushguli: a day trip guide

Mestia to Ushguli: a day trip guide

Getting from Mestia to Ushguli has never been so easy. As a result Ushguli is now one of the most popular day trips from Mestia. Ushguli claims to be one of the highest settlements in Europe. Together with some other caucasus mountain villages like Juta 

Things to do in Mestia: the gateway to Svaneti

Things to do in Mestia: the gateway to Svaneti

Mestia is one of the largest towns in the upper Svaneti region. At an altitude of 1500 meters it is the start of a number of spectacular treks. It’s a hikers paradise, but there are also enough things to do in Mestia if you didn’t 

The Chalaadi glacier hike in Svaneti, Georgia

The Chalaadi glacier hike in Svaneti, Georgia

The Chalaadi glacier is located in the mountains of eastern Georgia. The region of Svaneti is home to the largest glaciers in the Caucasus mountain range and the Chalaadi glacier is just one of them.  The Chalaadi glacier is on the slopes of mount Ushba. 

Things to do in Zugdidi Georgia

Things to do in Zugdidi Georgia

Zugdidi in Georgia is the small capital of the lush and green Samegrelo province. This old city has a strategic location in Western Georgia. Therefore many travellers end up in Zugdidi, but most only use it as a short stop over on their way to 

Juta Georgia and the Chaukhi mountains: a travel guide

Juta Georgia and the Chaukhi mountains: a travel guide

Most likely you have never heard of Juta in Georgia. This small mountain village is high up in the Caucasus mountains in a rather remote region of the Kazbegi National Park and close to the border with Russia.  The story of Juta Georgia For years,