Tag Archive: backpacking india

Jodhpur: the blue city

I am so excited to write about Jodhpur! It was one of my favourite places in India. The city is very photogenic with many of it’s townhouses painted Jodhpur blue. People here were… Continue reading

The beauty of Mcleod Ganj

Mcleod Ganj is set high up in the Himalayas. We immediately noticed the difference in temperature stepping off the coach, it was time to get those hoodies out! Our coach took us to Dharamsala… Continue reading

sunrise and sunset at the taj mahal

So you want to visit the Taj Mahal? Well of course you do! Known as one of the seven wonders of the world, Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan commissioned the beautiful tomb in memory… Continue reading

taj mahal in pictures

Words can indeed describe this beautiful place. What about pictures…            

how to visit Agra

We heard many rumours about Agra…do not stay there, only stay one night, get in get out. But who do we listen to? In the end we decided to stay in Agra for two nights… Continue reading

sleep and eat in Varanasi

Ganpati’s Guesthouse I read in my Rough Guide about Ganpati’s Guesthouse. I booked online one week before and was told their main guesthouse was fully booked so we were in the add on… Continue reading