Every year, from Fat Saturday to Fat Tuesday- just a day before Ash Wednesday, Goa is covered in frenzied hues of celebrations and irresistible exuberance that envelops the streets, houses and in fact, the entire state of Goa with a joie-de-vivre that actually needs to be experienced to be believed. Just what the doctor ordered to get over those tough winters- Holidays in Goa! Goa Carnival 2019 will be celebrated from Saturday, March 02, 2019 to Tuesday, March 05, 2019. A salubrious paradise in India, holidays in Goa continue to
Buddhism is based on the philosophy around the preaching of Gautama Buddha about 2600+ years ago. Buddha was born as a prince and later became a monk in search of enlightenment. His entire life revolved around his abandoning his prince hood, meditating in forests, attaining enlightenment and preaching to his disciples. The areas where Buddha spent most of his life are now renowned Buddhist pilgrim sites visited by Buddhist travellers from all over the world. These Buddhist Holy Places are visited as part of a circuit known as
Once they decide on the destination, first time travellers to India often grapple with the question - Is India Safe to travel? Well, simplest of questions demand greatest of attention and research. Having covered the length and breadth of the country- and mostly with travellers from countries like the UK, USA, Australia etc. - let us try to give you an honest perspective on an oft-repeated query- Is India safe? Safety of Female Travellers in India Informal discussions with our friends from overseas time and again brings up the topic of
Rajasthan in North West India is the most popular destination in India for international travellers. It is visited for its UNESCO heritage sites, grand palaces, heritage hotels, craft heritage, wildlife and superb countryside.
A carnival of celebrating good fortune, seeking salvation and washing away sins of a lifetime; the major attraction at Kumbh Mela is bathing on a few preordained auspicious days according to the Hindu calendar
Srilekha is one of the many residents of Indian origin settled in Hawaii. She hails from Tamil Nadu and her love for her motherland, India, made her organise trips for her friends traversing the length and breadth of Tamil Nadu
A frequent traveller with a focus on craft, a first-time traveller and Bob, who would join Barbara later while Bonnie would spend some time on her own visiting Kerala for spirituality centres and exploring backwaters / heritage