72 hours in New Delhi, India

Delhi, and India seem fairly divisive among friends including those who have traveled far and wide. I love it but others do not. On my previous trip to India I had barely scratched the surface of Delhi using it only as a transit point to get the train to Jaipur. This time I was determined…

The Indian Himylaya: my first time trekking at altitude

When planning my recent trip to India one of the main considerations was the altitude. I had never walked at altitude before and wanted to dip a toe or lung in the thin air to see how I got on and perhaps if all went well consider heading to higher climbs in the future. I’ll…

Rajasthan: a tour via the senses

Think of India and what comes to mind? I would guess at a whole mixture of things, some good, some bad, some exciting, some off-putting. It is rare you find someone with no preconceived notion of India. Certainly I had ideas in my head of what it would be like but I tried to leave…