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Why India is Not Expensive For Tourists

By Rohit Agarwal Visitors have been visiting India for thousands of years. They have left a variety of comments on their observations. Some reported on the advanced level of civilization. Some reported on the wealth and majesty of the ancient

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First Time in India? How to Get a Prepaid SIM Card as a Foreigner?

Image by Ramesh Lalwani, CC BY 2.0

This post from our travel writer based in India, Rohit Agarwal, is very useful for travellers needing to get a SIM card in India. We found the process a bit daunting when we were there in November, so these hints

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Some Tips To Deal With Touts In India

Street Vendor in India Trying to Sell Product - Photo credit Rosipaw, CC BY-NC-SA 2.0

Contributed by Rohit Agarwal Introduction by Tracey Benson, Editor: Rohit’s article about avoiding touts in India is extremely useful for travellers not just to India but to many parts of the world. The article underlines that just by following some

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365 Places: Fort Cochin

Crusing Fort Cochin

Day 182, Fort Cochin, Kerala, India Fort Cochin is such a fabulous place, I don’t know where to begin to describe how wonderful this place really is. There are many layers of history and culture in Fort Cochin, making it

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365 Places: Wayanad Forest

Wayanad, Dare Nature © Tracey Benson 2014

Day 181: Wayanad Forest and Dare Nature, Wayanad, South India En route to Kochi, we met our friends along the way and they took us to this magical place high up in the mountains – Dare Nature. Dare Nature is

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365 Places: Wedding at Bangalore Palace

Day 180: Wedding at Bangalore Palace, Bangalore, India Today my post features some images and a video of an Indian wedding we saw at the Bangalore Palace. It was so colourful and noisy – had it share!

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365 Places: Bangalore Palace

Bangalore Palace, © Tracey Benson 2014

Day 179: Bangalore Palace, India Today we started our fabulous South Indian Mystery tour, curated by our dear friend and artist Di Ball. Our first destination was Bangalore Palace and we were very lucky that there was a wedding on

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