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India’s breathtaking landscapes, ancient monuments and rich history make it a fascinating place to visit. Add to that the vibrant colours, tantalising cuisine and mix of cultures, and you have the holiday of a lifetime in the making.

Khajuraho – Home of the Kamasutra

  Heading to Khajuraho, on our 18 day Highways to Himalayas group tour, all that Emma McInnes really knew was that it was brimming with temples depicting erotic images. This week Emma tells us about her time in the home … Continue reading

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Throw colours at Holi in India

  Today will see the streets of India become awash with a kaleidoscope of colours as people across the country celebrate Holi– one of India’s most vibrant and exuberant festivals. But how much do you know about this legendary festival … Continue reading

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Spinning in Rajasthan

  The colour, pomp and history of Rajasthan is one of India’s biggest draw-cards. Places like the stunning Pink City of Jaipur, the picturesque Lake City of Udaipur, the striking Blue City of Jodhpur and romantic desert outposts such as … Continue reading

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See the world from behind your desk

Whether you’ve already planned a trip to India and are simply counting down the days, or you’re contemplating booking a holiday to this beguiling country, daydreaming of what’s to come has been made all that much easier thanks to a partnership between Google … Continue reading

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Change for Children in India

We strongly believe that travel should be a rewarding experience not just for you, but also for the local people we encounter along the way. And as such, we strive to support the children in the countries we visit, because … Continue reading

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Video of the Week – Pushkar Camel Fair

It is that time of year again in Pushkar. When the sleepy desert town erupts into a frenzy of activity as hundreds of thousands of cattle traders, pilgrims, merchants and travellers descend upon its sands – livestock in tow, for … Continue reading

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On The Go Tours wins at the 2013 British Travel Awards

Last year On The Go Tours was honoured to be named the winner of the Best Tour Operator to East and Central Asia at the prestigious British Travel Awards. This year we are delighted to say that we’ve scooped not one, but two … Continue reading

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Video of the Week – Namaste India

We believe that travel is all about understanding the country you are visiting, delving beneath the typical tourist facade and revealing the true pulse of a destination, and what better way to do this than by getting to know the … Continue reading

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Revisiting India on the Taj Express

  Four years ago our own Emma McInnes first discovered the magic of India on our 8 day Taj Express tour. This year she returned and once again got to experience – and share, the beauty and contrast of this fascinating land,  from its diverse … Continue reading

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Photo Showcase – Passage to India

Step into a land of ancient forts, incredible landscapes, palatial hotels, funky restaurants and the majestic Taj Mahal with this week’s photo showcase. Having recently returned from a trip to India, our own Kelly Boshier provided us with this wonderful … Continue reading

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