Palaces, Forts & Faith in Northern India – Maharajas’ Express Highlights

Palaces, Forts & Faith in Northern India – Maharajas’ Express Highlights

The beauty of train travel is that it offers the chance to discover so many diverse places in a relatively short time period. I love how you settle into a room that moves, each day…

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Visiting Varanasi & Cruising The Ganges – India’s Holy City That Moved Me

Visiting Varanasi & Cruising The Ganges – India’s Holy City That Moved Me

There is much that I will never understand about Varanasi, one of the oldest living cities in the world with a spiritual legacy of thousands of years. The faith and fervour that draws Hindus from…

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A Tale Of Two Delhis – Contrasting Experiences As A Female Traveller in Delhi

A Tale Of Two Delhis – Contrasting Experiences As A Female Traveller in Delhi

Two different days in Delhi, 2 very different stories for this girl to come home with. First time in Old Delhi Nothing fills me with more excitement than landing in a new city. I was…

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What To Do In Delhi: Top Tips & Best Tours

What To Do In Delhi: Top Tips & Best Tours

I didn’t know where to start when it came to planning my Delhi sightseeing. I was under the impression that lots of tourists skip Delhi and head straight to the Taj Mahal but when I…

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What It’s Like To Travel India On A Luxury Train – Maharajas’ Express Review

What It’s Like To Travel India On A Luxury Train – Maharajas’ Express Review

I’ve just experienced the most luxurious way of travelling in India. Red carpet welcomes, chai-bearing butlers, expert-led excursions – a journey on the Maharajas’ Express is pure indulgence. Voted the world’s leading luxury train 5…

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Agra Beyond The Taj Mahal – G Adventures Tour Part 2

Agra Beyond The Taj Mahal – G Adventures Tour Part 2

This post is part 2 of my review of the G Adventures Agra Independent Adventure and covers what else we explored in Agra after visiting the Taj Mahal. I’d definitely recommend staying in Agra rather…

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Private Tour Of The Taj Mahal – Delhi & Agra With G Adventures Part 1

Private Tour Of The Taj Mahal – Delhi & Agra With G Adventures Part 1

You need 3 things to be a good driver in Delhi. Naveem glances in the rear-view mirror to make sure I’m listening. “One,” he says, pointing his finger to the ceiling, “a good horn. Two,…

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Tips For Visiting & Photographing The Taj Mahal

Tips For Visiting & Photographing The Taj Mahal

Like almost every traveller on the planet, visiting the Taj Mahal has long been on my bucket list. So when I was lucky enough to be invited on a blog trip with the Taj on…

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Hope For The Street Kids In India – A Delhi City Walk With A Difference

Hope For The Street Kids In India – A Delhi City Walk With A Difference

Junaid is 20 years old, he thinks. He lived on the streets of Delhi from the age of 6 and when Saalam Balaak Trust took him in they looked at his bones to guess he…

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Next Stop India – Delhi, Taj Mahal & Rajasthan

Next Stop India – Delhi, Taj Mahal & Rajasthan

There’s 1 more sleep until I go to India and I don’t think I have been this hyper about a trip since the early noughties. The Taj Mahal has long been on my bucket list…

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