A guide to Dharamsala in the Himalayas, home of the Dalai Lama.
McLeod Ganj – Home of the Dalai Lama We took an overnight bus from Delhi to Dharamsala, high in the Himalayas. Our hotel was situated between the tiny hippie village of Dharamkot and the Dalai Lama’s home of exile, McLeod
Sickness Hits in Ranthambore When we arrived back from Ranthambore fort, we had cheese omelettes for breakfast, a decision that would cost us dearly. By midnight, we had both been sick several times and were suffering from diarrhoea. We hadn’t
The Road to Varanasi As the sun in India came up, a bicycle rickshaw took us to the border. There, a mile-long row of lorries were waiting for the enduring Nepalese strike to come to a close. The crossing was smooth,
An Overnight Bus to Hampi From Mumbai we took an early morning train to Panjim in Goa, Southern India. We spent the day exploring the temples and sampling the local cuisine before catching an overnight sleeper bus to the holy