Hampi is a small town in Karnataka, India. We travelled by train from Goa to Hospet which is about 12 km from Hampi. Transport is readily available at Hospet to take you to Hampi. The train ride itself is a story about
When I lived in Geneva, Switzerland, Paris was a short TGV (high speed train) ride away. Paris became like a second home to me. Whether it was a shopping trip, a day out with the girls or taking in the
The Jain Temple at Ranakpur is an architectural masterpiece and is a place of pilgrimage for Jain worshipers. It is about 95 km north of Udaipur in Rajasthan. It was built in the 1439 and is one of the largest
A FOODIE DAY OF INDULGENCE The Cape Winelands is amongst some of the most scenic in the world. It’s difficult to know where to start as you are spoilt for choice. Officially there are 18 wine routes and 2 brandy
11 Invaluable tips I have learnt travelling I was lucky enough as a child to be exposed to a huge variety of food. Food I found normal, like creamy mussels with crusty French loaf, crayfish fresh from the ocean
We arrived in Venice late, on a foggy evening in December doubting that we would see much with the fog set in. Finding our way from the vaporetto stop at St Mark’s Square, with the assistance of Google maps, was
Stunning beaches, striking volcanic mountains, delicious food and diverse culture makes Mauritius an Indian Ocean gem and well worth a visit. With so many attractions it hard to choose what to do. If it’s nature you’re after, Mauritius delivers.
Victoria Falls, in Zimbabwe, has been called one of the 7 Natural Wonders of the World. It is neither the highest, nor the widest but is said to be the largest waterfall due to the sheer volume of water, estimated