River Rafting in Rishikesh

I didn’t expect to go river rafting in Rishikesh or even enter the Ganges river after hearing about how polluted it is. Then I found myself out of the raft, holding on to the lifeline as we crashed through the white water rapids. Surprisingly I felt quite safe considering the lack of safety standards in [...]

11 Top Tourist Places in India

India is a fascinating country with so many incredible places to see. It is really hard to list the top tourist places in India and it is certainly based on personal preference. India is such a big county and I surely have missed some awesome places but here are some that I think make the [...]

Yoga in Rishikesh, India: World Capital of Yoga

Rishikesh is a very laid back and westernized town that is a famous for yoga and great for simply kicking back to relax. I specifically made the journey to practice yoga in Rishikesh which is known as the “Yoga Capital of the World”. As someone who loves yoga, I couldn’t visit India without making a [...]

Arriving in New Delhi, India: What to Expect

What to expect when arriving in New Delhi for the first time! So you are arriving in New Delhi, India via plane and its your first time in India. What should you expect? Expect a sensory overload. Arriving in a new country, jet lagged, tired and hungry is a recipe for trouble but with some [...]

Jaisalmer Camel Safari: Playing in the Sand

Jaisalmer Camel Safari One of the main attractions in Jaisalmer is going on the Jaisalmer camel safari in the desert near the Pakistan border. Given the opportunity to ride a camel and camp in the desert, I simply could not resist. I have wanted to ride a camel in a desert for a long time [...]