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The complete guide to: Jaipur travel

The complete guide to: Jaipur travel

Jaipur, Rajasthan’s capital, is part of India’s Golden Triangle circuit along with Delhi and Agra. Dubbed the Pink City because of the pink walls and buildings of the Old City, Jaipur is filled with historic attractions, myriad bazaars, temples, palaces, museums, and gardens — so there’s no shortage of things...
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24 hours in: Jaipur

24 hours in: Jaipur

Headed to Jaipur and looking for some great things to fill your day? We’ve got you covered for experiencing the ultimate 24 hours in Jaipur, from sites to see, to bazaars to shop, to meals to eat. Early morning: 7 – 9am Start your day with an authentic Rajasthani breakfast...
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Things to do in: Jaipur

Things to do in: Jaipur

Historic, chaotic, and colourful, Jaipur is a city that will likely knock you off your feet as soon as you land. With so much happening and so many experiences to take in, it can feel overwhelming to plan out your day — thankfully, we’ve got you covered with five things...
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The complete guide to: Delhi travel

The complete guide to: Delhi travel

Delhi can seem chaotic and overwhelming at times, teaming with diverse ideologies and throngs of people. But once you get below its frenetic surface, it offers a rich tapestry of culture, history and architecture for the intrepid traveller to discover. Explore the city’s Mughal past on the streets of Old...
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This Delhi tour guide is helping to smash stereotypes about Indian women

This Delhi tour guide is helping to smash stereotypes about Indian women

We met Komal (Komi to her friends) on the Home Cooked Delhi tour for an afternoon feast. The pakora, masala chai, roti, lentils, and various other delightful things we’ve unfortunately forgotten the names of were delicious, but beyond the food, it was the afternoon with Komi that gave us just...
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Life and death on the Ganges ghats

Life and death on the Ganges ghats

Sometimes, as you travel the winding roads of life — slowly, then speeding up, navigating the curves and bumps you meet along the way — you find yourself stopped, halted suddenly in just the place you need to be. I believe firmly that all we encounter in life — from...
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The stories behind 8 Indian city nicknames

The stories behind 8 Indian city nicknames

Love ’em or hate ’em, nicknames are inevitable. And we don’t just mean that name your granny from Punjab or your aunt from Canada gave you when you were a kid. Even cities aren’t immune to being graced with nicknames — especially when those cities are in India. The subcontinent...
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6 foods you have to try in India (and where to try them)

6 foods you have to try in India (and where to try them)

When you think of India, you think of food. And when you think of Indian food, you think of curry – or the bland butter chicken found in food courts around the world. But like most countries you visit, there is so much more to Indian cuisine than makes it to...
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Your India travel guide

Your India travel guide

So you’re going to India (cue squeal of excitement!), now what?! You’ve got to figure out what to pack, what movies to inspire you, where to eat, and WHAT TO DO! Well, we’ve got you covered with this ultimate India travel guide — from pinning your must-dos on Pinterest, to answering...
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8 movies that make us want to go to India

8 movies that make us want to go to India

If you’ve been lucky enough to travel to India, you know it is a cinematic experience even without the cameras rolling. Vibrant, loud, and chaotic, it’s culture in 3D with surround sound! As if you needed another reason to travel to the beautiful cities of India, here are eight films...
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