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The Electronic Visa Scam

The Electronic Visa Scam

Electronic visa applications have it a whole lot easier for many passport holders to obtain visas for some of the..
Taj Mahal ,Sunrise

Taj Mahal ,Sunrise

Sunrise, Taj Mahal. I love this place, and this moment, but I avoid the hordes at the front gate and..
The World Sacred Spirit Festival

The World Sacred Spirit Festival

The World Sacred Spirit Festival  brings together disparate talents – Sufi singers, sitar supremos, a Malian kora master, an Andalusian..
Goa, a place to chill

Goa, a place to chill

Mention the name “Goa” to the pale hordes of northern Europe and their thoughts turn to beaches. This is India’s..
Toy Train to Darjeeling

Toy Train to Darjeeling

Small, cute and painted a Thomas-the-Tank-Engine shade of blue, the Toy Train from New Jalpaiguri to the northern Indian hill..
7 Top-Drawer Tent Camps

7 Top-Drawer Tent Camps

These days there are tented camps with spas, chefs, yoga classes and marble bathrooms. Africa is the home of the..
One Day in Leh

One Day in Leh

Just one brief syllable designed for the short-of-breath, Leh is the capital of Ladakh in India’s northern trans-Himalayan region. Its..