Exploring Jaipur

Jaipur is the capital of Rajasthan and makes for a good place to start your Rajasthan adventures. It’s a good mix of modern and traditional, with it not uncommon to see elephants waltzing past large shopping malls. Whilst the new city is relatively ‘normal’ looking, the old city (the infamous pink city) is full of gorgeous […]

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Haridwar photo story

Haridwar ‘Gateway to God’ is a spiritual place in India. It’s set on the banks of the Ganges and is less touristy than Rishikesh with most signs being in Hindi and the majority of locals only speaking Hindi (most larger businesses and hotels do have English speaking staff though). There are several mandirs (temples) to […]

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Tanisha angel

An extravagant tomb and my secret identity

“A teardrop on the face of eternity” – Rabindranath Tagore, India’s Nobel Laureate poet proclaimed of the Taj Mahal. Indeed the Taj is architecturally one of the most beautiful buildings I’ve encountered; the symmetry is perfect, the marble still glistening white after centuries and the size is enormous, however it’s hard to shake the eerie […]

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