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Home to many of India’s manufacturing plants and IT companies, Chennai, the country’s fourth largest city, makes a great home base for a handful of excellent excursions in the area. When you’re not ...
After you’ve toured the fortresses, bought your bangles and jewels and watched a sunset light up the architectural wonders of the Pink City, it’s time to get out and explore further afield to ...
As the capital of the British Raj, the city of Kolkata (Calcutta) was once the largest colonial trading post in Asia, and today it retains elements of its dual Indian and British heritage. The ...
Of all the Wonders of the World, only one is a monument to romantic love: the Taj Mahal. Poetry written in marble spires by the heartbroken Shah Jahan, its graceful white domes arc over the tomb of ...
India is filled with marvelous metropolises, but Mumbai offers something very different in its heady mix of markets, colonial heritage, cultural hot spots, beaches and big city mayhem. Experience the ...
Goa may have some of the most beautiful beaches in India, but the state has so much more to offer than lazing away in the sun (though the sun bathing is definitely a draw). For those looking for a ...
The state of Goa, the former colonial Portuguese outpost for nearly 500 years, is home to white sand beaches, ancient churches, cobblestone streets and one of the most notoriously wild party scenes ...
Long before the flower children stormed the white sand beaches of the Indian state of Goa in the 1960s, setting off a tourist occupation that has lasted ever since, Goa drew the attention of another ...
Named the City of Pearls, Hyderabad was once one of the largest and wealthiest seats of power in India. Vestiges of its golden days remain, making the city a playground of centuries-old monuments, ...
Written by John Reality, Cambodia, October 2011
An ideal spot to catch your breath and recover from the heat that plagues much of India ,
the town of Darjeeling has a lot to offer trekkers and travelers new to
the country and residents of the ...
Written by Lydia, March 2013
Agra is home to India’s most significant attraction, the Taj Mahal. What many visitors don’t realize is that there’s plenty more to see and do in and around Agra, so if you decide to stay in the ...
Mumbai is a city of extremes, where Bollywood movie stars reside in extravagant mansions above the jam packed streets and where traditional Indian cultural traditions live on in the shadow of ...
Written by John Reality, Cambodia, June 2012
Situated on the southwestern tip of India , Kerala
is home to a population of more than 30 million people (predominantly
Malayali). Widely considered the cleanest and least corrupt state in ...
Written by John Reality, Cambodia, September 2012
Named in honor of its 15th century founder (a chieftain named Rao
Jodha), Jodhpur is a popular tourist destination in the state of Rajasthan .
Featuring yearlong sunny weather and numerous ...
Written by John Reality, Cambodia, July 2012
Though it may seem almost impossible to see all of India ,
and perhaps even more difficult to pick destinations when planning a
trip, the city of Varanasi is worth adding to the short list. ...
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