Category Archives: India

A Life-Changing Visit to the Slums of Delhi

Delhi Slum Tour PETE review

It’s funny how something as simple as walking through a city can change your perspective so significantly.  India was amazing, eye-opening and at times confronting, but I’ve never experienced anything quite like our visit to the Slums of Delhi. Initially we were hesitant to visit the slums – the idea of walking though peoples homes […]

Four Nights Around India’s Golden Triangle: Plan Your Trip

India Golden Triangle Itinerary 4 nights

There are some places I’ve always dreamed of visiting – but interesting enough, India was never particularly high on the list.  It’s not that I didn’t want to visit (I’ll go almost anywhere) but there were a lot of other spots that appealed more for some reason. With a potential four day weekend on the […]

Pearl Palace Heritage – India’s Best Little Hotel

The Pearl Palace Heritage Jaipur review

Occasionally you walk into a hotel as it instantly takes your breath away – the Pearl Palace Heritage is exactly one of those places. With each room thoughtfully themed and offering a different experience to the next, there’s no such thing as a ‘dud’ room at this hotel. Our suite, the Viceroy was modelled on British […]

Ethical Elephant Tourism in India? Absolutely – Elefantastic

When thinking about India, few animals, if any, spring to mind faster than the majestic elephant. For centuries these beautiful creatures have been adored by Indian people and use in many different ways to support their way of life. Upon deciding to visit India with my friend, Tracey, we were both determined to hunt out […]