Do NOT interrupt mating rhinos; two days in Bardia National Park

We woke up at ridiculous o’clock to make the journey from Chitwan National Park to Bardia National Park. We had thought that this would be a well-beaten track for nature lovers but we struggled to find an account of people making the journey and were a bit stumped as to how to achieve it without … Continue reading Do NOT interrupt mating rhinos; two days in Bardia National Park

Rounding off part 1 of the India tour with a few days sunning on Varkala Beach

As it had been at least a month since we’d been on a beach we thought that it was high time to head back and spend some time on the horizontal before heading to Nepal. We had several options of how to get to Varkala; either by various combinations of trains and buses or a … Continue reading Rounding off part 1 of the India tour with a few days sunning on Varkala Beach