Train Ride of Dreams, Sri Lanka

As I write this, we are trundling along on a sky blue train which is snaking around endless rolling hills of luscious green tea plantations. This train journey has been dubbed one of the most beautiful in the world and as soon as you set off from the stations between Ella and Kandy in Sri … Continue reading Train Ride of Dreams, Sri Lanka

India: Over and Out

So that's it! We're out of India! As I write this, we are cooling off in our budget hotel room in Sri Lanka (already loving this new country), and have had time to reflect on what we've seen, experienced and spent over the last 5 and a half weeks in India. Even during the more … Continue reading India: Over and Out

Some Do’s and Don’ts for India

Namaste! While we sit here in Pushkar killing some time before an overnight bus to Jaisalmer, we've been reflecting on the last couple of weeks and what we've learnt against what we were expecting. Now, I am by no means claiming to be a nomad or professional 'traveller' (my newly bargained travel pants are for … Continue reading Some Do’s and Don’ts for India