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Food and drink you have to try in India

1. Dosa – I had never heard of Dosa before I arrived in India, but it quickly became one of my favourite foods to order at lunch or dinner. It’s similar to a savoury pancake and it’s served with lots of sauces and fillings. I particularly liked dosa made with buckwheat. 2. Sadhya – Sadhya…… Continue reading Food and drink you have to try in India

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My Top 5 sights in India (excluding the Taj Mahal)

First of all, let be clear that I am not saying I dislike the Taj Mahal. It is an incredible, must-see monument and quite rightly the most famous building in India. However, I have already featured it in a previous post and, because it is so well-known, I thought it would be good to highlight some…… Continue reading My Top 5 sights in India (excluding the Taj Mahal)

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Gallery: Kalpetta/Mudumalai/Mysore, India

After leaving Kochi I enjoyed a whirlwind tour through several places in the south before travelling over to the east coast. First was Kalpetta, where I enjoyed hiking through beautiful hills and saw the incredible Stone Age carvings of the Edakkal Caves. Next I spent one night at the Mudumalai Wildlife Sanctuary, where I saw…… Continue reading Gallery: Kalpetta/Mudumalai/Mysore, India