Sham Valley Trek, Ladakh: Really a “Baby Trek”?

Sham Valley Trek Ladakh

The Smallprint: I’d like to thank Skywalker Travel for hosting me on my trek of the Sham Valley. As always, opinions expressed here are my own. Note that this post may include affiliate links. For more information on what type of organisations I work with, you can read my Editorial Policy. Trekking in Ladakh for Beginners. I’m … Read more

Leh to Nubra Valley Road Trip

Leh to Nubra road trip

Nubra Valley is one of the most beautiful corners of Ladakh – perfect for hiking, discovering the desert, staying in an eco lodge, or just enjoying the views. Find out the best way to do a Leh to Nubra valley road trip and find out what staying at Nubra Eco Lodge is like. The Road … Read more

How to get off the Beaten Track in Rajasthan, India

off beat Rajasthan

This post was originally written to accompany my talk at Immersion Travel Magazine’s Sustainable Travel Summit. This post contains affiliate links. For more on affiliates please read my Editorial Policy. How to Avoid the Crowds on your Rajasthan Trip. Visiting India’s most touristed state, at the height of “tourist season” might not sound like the smartest … Read more

Exploring India’s Western Desert in Kutch, Gujarat

places to visit in Kutch Gujarat

The Smallprint: Thank you to Kutch Adventures India for hosting my stay with them. As always, the stories, experiences and opinions expressed here are purely my own. This post may contain affiliate links. For more information on what type of organisations I collaborate with and on affiliates, please read my Editorial Policy. Exploring Kutch, Gujarat.  Kutch … Read more

Hacra, Osiyan: Your Alternative Rajasthan Desert Safari near Jodhpur

Rajasthan desert safari camp

Most people searching for a Rajasthan Desert Safari head straight to Jaisalmer, but there are better options away from the crowds, that allow a more genuine taste of desert life in Rajasthan… as I found out. Rajasthan Desert Safari near Jodhpur, Rajasthan Away from the crowds at Jaisalmer (which has a bit of a reputation … Read more

The Maitree Express: Kolkata to Dhaka by Train

kolkata to dhaka train - maitree express

This post includes compensated links. For more information please see our editorial policy.  From Kolkata to Dhaka by Train. Standing in the bustling and almost steaming waiting room of Kolkata (Calcutta)’s Railway Reservation Centre, it began to look like my dream of travelling out of India by train was not going to happen. It was … Read more