Returning to Thailand after 20 years, I discovered a very different country. Highlights included stunning hotels & the bizarre Phuket Vegetarian Festival.
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The Taj Mahal is not the only soul-stirring thing in Agra. I discovered a cafe for acid attack survivors, an animal rescue centre, an eco-lodge & much more.
I know the secret of the Loch Ness monster! After visiting Inverness, Scotland I know what inspired the myth of Nessie to spring from this mystical region …
Announcing my upcoming travel plans for 2016-17 to Canada, Britain, India and beyond, with a focus on responsible travel & embracing cultural differences. Come along!
The Imperial is my favourite hotel in Delhi, India because it makes me feel like the storybook version of me.
I wrote this letter for my niece, who I suspect is a seeker, like me. The top 5 things I’ve learned from 10 years as a traveller and seeker.
Hostels are a new concept in India and Zostel is doing it right by creating a chain of hip, comfortable and affordable places all across the country.
Over the course of more than 2 years spent in India, I’ve found my “real India.” It’s not on the backpacker trail, not in any guidebook …
Everything you need to know to attend the top 5 festivals in India: Diwali, Holi, Durga Puja, Ganesh Chaturthi and Pushkar Camel Fair.
Indiaphile Elen Turner moved to Kathmandu and discovered 6 key differences between India and Nepal that can help you prepare for your visit.
Join a new Canadian citizen on a journey to find the heart of Canada in Ottawa, the country’s beautiful and captivating capital city.
The people at Kosi Valley Retreat in Kumaon, India help you access and enjoy the Himalayas, a spectacular region of soaring peaks and pristine forests.