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Piercings abroad

So you want to get a piercing whilst travelling. Why? Because it makes a cool story and creates a memory. I was seriously tempted to get my nose pierced in India. To the point… Continue reading

13 Indian Train Station Rules

I’ve come up with a helpful guide to prepare and ease your mind on the chaotic station platforms 1. You need patience 2. Be fine with everyone staring at you 3. Drink lots of chai 4.… Continue reading

A night at Jaipur’s Chokhi Dhani

If you have time and a spare 800 rupees for an evening then you should make a trip to Chokhi Dhani, a 5 star resort in Jaipur, for an evening full of fun… Continue reading

Elephant Trekking

What do you think of when someone says India? Maharajah’s, desert, forts, camels, steaming hot curries and of course elephants… Facts: Indian elephants can spend up to 19 hours feeding and they may produce about 220… Continue reading

trekking the himalayas

Since we couldn’t go to Kashmir we decided upon a little trek up the Himalayas. How hard can it be climbing 5500 metres? The Himalayas include Everest, the earth’s highest mountain and border India, Tibet… Continue reading

taj mahal in pictures

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

Kolkata information

Accommodation Stay: We stayed in BMS’s guesthouse on Bose Road near Mother Theresa’s House. (Good reference spot when directing taxi drivers) Cost: Dorm room with fan 400 rupees per night (we had the… Continue reading