Mountains and Mopeds

Our time in Dalhousie, in Sri Lanka’s hill country was very special. I’m a nut for mountainous landscapes so had been massively looking forward to this leg of the trip. Dalhousie is the start point for the climb of Adam’s Peak, a famous pilgrimage taken on by Sri Lankans and tourists alike. We stayed at…

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The Taj Mahal: believe the hype

Visiting the Taj Mahal was not only a highlight of this holiday, but a bucket list dream for many years. The size, beauty and intricacy of the building certainly didn’t disappoint, and I have achieved a travel goal that has been burning for quite some time. We had an early start and our final breakfast…

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Banter in the Jantar Mantar

Today was our last day in the magical city that is Delhi. It has been another wonderful one and I will be very sorry to say goodbye to the mayhem. Our wonderful, home cooked breakfast was omelette with chilli sauce, then Jagdeesh dropped us up the road from New Delhi Rail Station where we were…

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Another delicious day in Delhi

Today has been marvellous…what a city Delhi is and how warm and wonderful it’s people are. Waking up this morning, the jet lag was hitting me hard, but the tiredness was soon rectified with coffee and an exquisite breakfast of parathas with chilli pickle and yoghurt. It was so tasty and filling, and really unique…

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Packing for India and Sri Lanka

It’s less than 48 hours until I board a flight to Delhi with my dear friend Kathy and I’ve been trying to get packed and organised. My visa arrived today, which was a huge weight off my mind as there have been hoops to jump through and I was worried it wouldn’t come. We’ve planned…

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