A photo essay of local Mumbai. Last winter, I went on a unique tour of Mumbai with photographer Andrew Adams that took us around the city “like locals.”
What do you do with 2 days / 2 nights in Mumbai? Walk the Bandra bandstand, eat the city’s best crab dish, watch the Queen’s Necklace glitter, be in a Bollywood film.
In response to a statement about how intense discrimination against women and girls permeates every aspect of Indian culture in an article in the Globe and Mail, this blog celebrates the many cheerful, successful, strong and outspoken women of India.
Bundi Vilas is the top-rated place to stay in Bundi for a reason: it is a small, perfect haveli hotel, with all the right touches, run by a charming, caring family.
Bundi, Rajasthan is an offbeat gem worth visiting for the ‘goblin-built’ palace full of exquisite paintings, impressive stepwells, and best chai in India.
I stayed at The Farm Villa in Sawai Madhopur near Ranthambhore national park and tiger reserve. It was peaceful, authentic, friendly, clean and a unique option.
I arrived in India for the fifth time, and found a newly refurbished Delhi: a new airport, an impressive metro and a sparkling white Connaught Place.
Backpacking is a great way for young people to see the world. But I don’t think immersing yourself in the backpacking culture, and sticking strictly to the backpacking routes and hangouts, is the best way to get to know a foreign culture.