We always try to be honest with this blog, rather than presenting an idealised version of the backpacker life. SoRead more
Despite the palaver that we had when we first arrived, we couldn’t help but like Puducherry (Pondicherry). The town wasRead more
If you’re planning a trip to India, you have probably heard a few people say that travelling by train is the best way to see this wonderful country. And it’s true – there is something special about sitting back and watching the countryside roll past the open windows, breeze in your hair and a cup of hot chai in your hands. Friendships can be made on these journeys and new places are seen from a different perspective.
But to the newcomer, this vast network of train routes and bureaucracy can be a little confusing. Don’t worry, we’re here to help explain it – and soon you’ll be catching trains like a pro!Read more
When you are in Madurai, the absolute number one thing to see is the Meenakshi Amman Temple. It’s not only oneRead more
We’ve been moving around fairly quickly for the last week or so, which means this post is going to coverRead more