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Bye, bye, India.....until the next time.

INDIA | Monday, 1 Apr 2019 | Views [77]

Absolutely fantastic time in India. The people are the loveliest and most kind we have ever met on our travels. I came to India with some trepidation because of the way it is portrayed in the UK. None of my concerns were experienced and everything has ... Read more >


Photos: Gokarna

INDIA | Saturday, 30 Mar 2019 | Photo Gallery


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Gokarna

INDIA | Saturday, 30 Mar 2019 | Views [90] | Comments [1]

Our last stop in India. Gokarna is about 80 miles south of Goa and chosen because it is relatively undeveloped. Gorkana town is a holy town and a site of pilgrimage for Hindus. There are lots of active temples in the town and the town beach is a site ... Read more >


Photos: Nagarhole & Coorg

INDIA | Wednesday, 27 Mar 2019 | Photo Gallery


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Nagarhole & Coorg

INDIA | Wednesday, 27 Mar 2019 | Views [78] | Comments [3]

First morning off on safari again. This was our third National park in India and our last safari of the holiday. This was the best safari, we saw loads. Including a pack of wild dogs with 9 puppies, elephants, a herd of large gaur (like bison), a giant ... Read more >


Photos: Mysore & Bandipur

INDIA | Saturday, 23 Mar 2019 | Photo Gallery


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Mysore & Bandipur

INDIA | Saturday, 23 Mar 2019 | Views [79] | Comments [1]

Great overnight train to Mysore and we both had a good sleep, must be getting used to sleeping on a train! Mysure was just a quick stopover really, although we did have a very nice hotel. Not that much to see in Mysore but it is an attractive city with ... Read more >


Photos: Hampi, Karnataka

INDIA | Tuesday, 19 Mar 2019 | Photo Gallery


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Hampi, Karnataka

INDIA | Tuesday, 19 Mar 2019 | Views [97] | Comments [4]

The epic journey was seemless, even managed a quick beer at Nagpur airport before we left the state of Maharashta for the southern state of Karnataka. We flew into Bangalore and got a taxi straight to the train station for our overnight train to Hampi.... Read more >


Photos: Tadoba, Maharashta

INDIA | Friday, 15 Mar 2019 | Photo Gallery


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Tadoba, Maharashta

INDIA | Friday, 15 Mar 2019 | Views [93] | Comments [2]

The main purpose for travelling to this quite remote area is to see tigers. We did have a fairly quick way to get here that involved two flights and a 2.5 hours car drive. Unfortunately the airline cancelled the flights the week before and it wasn't ... Read more >


Photos: Aurangabad, Maharashta

INDIA | Monday, 11 Mar 2019 | Photo Gallery


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Aurangabad, Maharashta

UNITED KINGDOM | Monday, 11 Mar 2019 | Views [100] | Comments [6]

Great flight and transfer from Mumbai. Aurangabad is a city surrounded by countryside and hills. The main reason for visiting is to explore the Ellora cave temples. These are magnificent temples hewn out of the rock face. There are 34 and they date from ... Read more >


Photos: Mumbai

INDIA | Friday, 8 Mar 2019 | Photo Gallery


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Mumbai

INDIA | Friday, 8 Mar 2019 | Views [107] | Comments [5]

Where to start with Mumbai! The initial feeling is pretty overwhelming, a total assault on the senses. It's noisy with the traffic and the continuous beeping of horns, you don't know where to look first as everything is so different, and the smells range ... Read more >


Southern India

INDIA | Friday, 1 Mar 2019 | Views [99] | Comments [3]

Making the final preparations for our month trip to Southern India.  Excited and a little nervous.  We fly on Monday and arrive in Mumbai in the early hours of Tuesday 5th March.  I'll keep you posted, let the next big adventure begin.... Read more >


Photos: San Sebastian & around

UNITED KINGDOM | Tuesday, 2 Oct 2018 | Photo Gallery


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San Sebastian & around

UNITED KINGDOM | Tuesday, 2 Oct 2018 | Views [123]

The last Spanish installment.... The plan was to spend the last few days in San Sebastian, my favourite place in Spain and maybe the world! San Sebastian is an attractive beach side town full, and I mean full, of restaurants and bars. The beautiful ... Read more >


Photos: Navarra Pyreenes

SPAIN | Wednesday, 19 Sep 2018 | Photo Gallery


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Navarra Pyreenes

SPAIN | Wednesday, 19 Sep 2018 | Views [121]

First stop in the Pyrenees was a pretty stone village called Echo. We camped for 3 nights in the village and explored the valle of Echo on foot and by bike. One day we cycled up the valle along the spectacular gorge and into the Pyrenees. This was stunningly ... Read more >


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