As promised, I am back with another installment of my Goa series. The first part can be found here. Goa and its beaches are largely divided into two parts – the north and the south. The beaches in the north are considered to be more vibey with more pubs and party places while the southern beaches are known to be quiet and more relaxed. However, this is not … Continue reading Best beaches in North Goa
Goa needs no introduction. It is one of the most popular tourist destinations in India, attracting thousands of international as well as domestic holiday makers each year. It’s sunny beaches, (almost) white sands, Portuguese-inspired food, warm and friendly people, and the promise of an idyllic holiday is enough to entice anyone. I first visited the laid-back, serene beach state of Goa in my early teens. It was … Continue reading GOA – memories of the sun, the sea and King’s!
It’s been two weeks since I got back from our three-week holiday in India and I am having major withdrawal symptoms. Although the trip was far from a holiday – what with the city hopping, long waits at the airport, hours spent in traffic and the mad rush to be someplace all the time. The people, the food, the sounds and the smell – I … Continue reading Delhi – A foodie’s delight
Travelling by trains in India is not for the faint hearted, including the Indians themselves! Right from booking tickets, fighting crowds at the railway station, keeping an eye on your luggage to boarding the right train, locating your seats and finally getting to your destination on time, can be a real challenge for anyone not used to the Indian Railways. Indian railways is one of … Continue reading First Class travel on the Rajdhani Express – one of India’s premier trains