Category Archive: India

Securing value accommodation around the world

Volunteering in paradise the chocolate plantation in Brazilian jungle

Flights, accommodation and activities tend to be the biggest expenses when traveling.  Securing value accommodation is often the easiest way of saving money. When you are seeing the world a low cost agenda is paramount as not only does this allow you to travel for longer, but also take up opportunities that you might not …

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Busy Bees

And so we arrive in Delhi. It’s like everyone said it would be – absolute chaos! The image that sprang into my mind as we screamed our way through traffic to the hotel was that of two worker bees arriving back at the hive, after a lovely time in the countryside thank you very much, …

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7 Funny Signs

We found 7 funny signs and a few more that were a bit more lewd. We just had to share them once I had picked them from the archive! There is nothing like taking a girl you like on a date to a fancy looking restaurant in an exotic country and then being able to …

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Two Main Types of Indian Masala

Masala: There are two main types of Indian Masala.  People often get confused and think the concept is more complex than it really is…. Masala literally and just means “spiced”. In the west Masala is generally assumed to involve tomato or that it is a specific type of Indian sauce, but this is not the …

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Videos capturing the craziness of India

Here are a selection of videos from India that starts to begin to explain the breadth of the Indian culture, landscape and feeling the country gives to anyone who who vistes this awe inspiring country.   Tabla and Sitar show in Varanasi Clouds speeding over us in the hills of Sikkim A Gorkha protest in …

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Video Playlist of Temples Around the World

Click on the videos to show just some of the temples we experienced around the world. Temples are fascinating pieces of artwork that are often core monuments of cities and locations around the world. The different religions adopt their own styles and are symbols of faith as well as works of art work. Every temple …

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The “Rules” of india

India…. it really is a world upon itself.  You will never go anywhere that confuses, frustrates, allures and makes you want to scream all at the same time.  The place tests your patience and yet is one of the most spiritual places on the planet.  These contradictions are what make India, India.  Even the Indians …

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Pune Round Two

After an epic time in Omkareshwar we set off back to the bus station, in conditions that were much quieter than when we arrived.  The journey back on the bus to Indore was a little squished this didn’t phase us now and we managed to get off the bus before the final stop, on a …

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Aum in Omkareshwar

After a rocky start to our last part of our Indian adventures we set off on the 3 hr local bus journey to Omkareshwar.  I was more than ready but I sensed and knew that Laura was not.  She was an absolute trooper. We still do not know what the problem was exactly, but despite …

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