Supporting women in Jaipur: In conversation with Jaipur Rugs Foundation

Supporting women in Jaipur: In conversation with Jaipur Rugs Foundation

We love what our friends over at the Jaipur Rugs Foundation are doing to help underprivileged women in Jaipur. So much so, that we’ve teamed up with them to offer you the opportunity to see this inspiring project for yourself on a special Urban Adventures In Focus tour; Rajasthan Artisan...

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The complete guide to: Amritsar travel

The complete guide to: Amritsar travel

The largest city in Punjab is probably most well-known as the home to the holiest shrine of Sikhism — the spectacular Golden Temple. It’s well worth spending some time exploring the sprawling complex, but don’t stop there. Amritsar isn’t just about sacred sites (although there are many to explore). The...

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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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Best street food in Delhi: Bhelpuri by Sonu

Best street food in Delhi: Bhelpuri by Sonu

The annual #streetfood50 Awards recognise the top street food vendors around the globe, handpicked by Urban Adventures’ own local guides-in-the-know. Local vendor Sonu received top accolades from our Delhi tour guides for the best street food in Delhi in 2018, for his bhelpuri recipe. Craving a snack in New Delhi?...

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The complete guide to: Agra travel

The complete guide to: Agra travel

The third apex of iconic Golden Triangle travel loop, along with Delhi and Jaipur, Agra is a must-see stop in India. Home to that jaw-dropping mausoleum of white marble, the Taj Mahal, Agra is no one-trick pony. Many people come in on a day trip from Delhi, but if you...

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The complete guide to: Ahmedabad travel

The complete guide to: Ahmedabad travel

Located in the state of Gujarat, Ahmedabad might not be the first Indian city that pops into your head when you start planning a trip to the subcontinent — but that doesn’t mean it should be overlooked. In fact, it really shouldn’t. Although the city may feel overwhelming at first,...

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The complete guide to: Bangalore travel

The complete guide to: Bangalore travel

Bangalore isn’t a city you visit to knock a specific sight or attraction off your travel bucket list. Don’t get us wrong — there’s a lot to see here, but in Bangalore it’s more about eking out your place in the city, finding that bar or microbrewery that just seems...

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How to make Indian masala chai from scratch

How to make Indian masala chai from scratch

When Indians refer to chai, they are referring to normal black tea. But masala chai refers to the aromatic spiced tea that most of us think of when we think of Indian tea. “Masala” refers to a mix of spices, specifically cardamom, cinnamon, pepper, cloves and ginger. Together, these spices...

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Things to do in: Delhi

Things to do in: Delhi

Delhi offers a dizzying array of temples and tombs, shopping and street food, architecture and art. The city itself is vast but is easily navigatable via public transport. Here are our top things to do in the city, as picked by our local Delhi tour guides. Explore the markets of...

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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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