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13 signs you have been to India

No other country speaks to the imagination like India. You always hear people say:” You love it or you hate it.” Most of the time, you do both at the same time. Travelling in India can be daunting, and it is certainly always an adventure. The lessons Mother India teaches you are multiple and often […]

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Jaipur, the pink city

Jaipur, in the state of Rajasthan, is also dubbed the Pink City (pink sounds nicer than orange, but let’s not discuss colours). It is the third city of the popular tourist trail called the “Golden Triangle”: Delhi, Agra and Jaipur. On my first trip to India I had to visit at least these cities. (My […]

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Rishikesh, India: first impressions

Arriving in India as a solo female traveller can be daunting – I was definitely nervous at first, but after a 20 hour trip you are just sort of… numb. I booked a nice hotel in the hills to sleep off the flight and have some peace and quiet before going into the madness of […]

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