Drawing part one of the epic adventure to a close in Palolem, South Goa

We were both pretty travel weary by this time and, having looked at the public transport to get to Palolem, we decided that a taxi was definitely the easiest option and worth the small extra expensive for the ease and the comfort of air con. We had booked in to stay at Crystal Goa, a … Continue reading Drawing part one of the epic adventure to a close in Palolem, South Goa

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

The wonderful things about Tiggers – Fulfilling a dream in Ranthambore National Park

One of the main things on our agenda for our time in India was to try and see tigers in the wild. Having had our fill of amazing architecture for the time being, we left Jaipur and made the short train journey to Sawai Modhopur, the nearest town to Ranthambore National Park. Ranthambore is one … Continue reading The wonderful things about Tiggers – Fulfilling a dream in Ranthambore National Park

The Taj Mahal… just… wow. Agra Fort isn’t bad either – Agra, India

After our whirlwind day in Delhi we were braced for our first experience with India’s infamous train system. It was Holi and we were advised that that the metro wouldn’t be running a regular service and that our best option was to take a taxi to New Delhi Station. So, an uber whizzed us through … Continue reading The Taj Mahal… just… wow. Agra Fort isn’t bad either – Agra, India