Tag: India

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 

A self-guided Varanasi Walking tour for the first time visitor

A self-guided Varanasi Walking tour for the first time visitor

Varanasi can be overwhelming for the first time visitor. There are so many places to see in Varanasi and the city is always buzzing with activities. Whether it is one of the numerous festivals in Varanasi, the thousands of pilgrims or the daily morning and 

15 things to do in Mysore: the heart of Karnataka

15 things to do in Mysore: the heart of Karnataka

This post is a travel guide with the best things to do in Mysore. A city in the state of Karnataka in Southern India, When I did my internship in BR hills Mysore quickly became my favourite weekend getaway. It was in Mysore that I 

Places to visit in Gokarna: Karnataka’s beach paradise

Places to visit in Gokarna: Karnataka’s beach paradise

This post is a travel guide about the best places to visit in Gokarna. One of India’s upcoming beach destinations that is getting more popular every year.  Gokarna might be a sleepy little temple town in Karnataka, but is well worth a visit. It has 

The ultimate Hampi itinerary: 3 days in Hampi

The ultimate Hampi itinerary: 3 days in Hampi

This post is a travelguide about the best Hampi itinerary and the best places to visit in Hampi in 3 days. We visited Hampi in April and with so much to see and do we wanted to get the best out of our time. With 

The best things to do in Palolem: Jungles and wildlife in Goa

The best things to do in Palolem: Jungles and wildlife in Goa

This post is a travel guide with the best things to do in Palolem in Southern Goa. Goa is the most famous beach destination of India that everyone is raving about. Indians and foreigners alike talk about the beautiful palm fringed beaches and the relaxed 

Rajasthan itinerary: the highlights in 3 weeks

Rajasthan itinerary: the highlights in 3 weeks

Rajasthan with its rich cultural heritage is one of the most popular states in India. And for good reasons, because there are a lot of things to see and do. So much so, that planning your Rajasthan itinerary may seem like a daunting task. Therefore, 

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

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 also one of the most hectic and dirty cities on India’s Golden triangle. Luckily it is possible 

The Nizamuddin basti walk with the Hope project in Delhi

The Nizamuddin basti walk with the Hope project in Delhi

This post is about the Nizamuddin Basti walk organized by the Hope project in Delhi. The Hope project is an excellent NGO that besides social welfare services for the people in Nizamuddin Basti has also developed the Nizamuddin Basti walk for tourists. Why visit Nizamuddin 

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 a gentle introduction. Absolutely nothing can prepare you for the culture