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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.

Celebrating Diwali, the Festival of Light

  This coming Thursday will see the streets of India become illuminated with thousands of candles and lanterns, while fireworks crackle in the night sky as people across the country celebrate Diwali – one of India’s most jubilant festivals. But how … Continue reading

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First impressions of India

  Our very own Kate Filer recently experienced India for the first time when she travelled on our 8 day Taj Traveller tour in April. In this week’s photo showcase Kate shares her own time in India and recommends her … Continue reading

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Inspired by India

  We are feeling inspired by India this week. By children flying kites over a hazy city below. Locals washing their clothes in a river while catching up with friends. The colour pop of a sari as it quickly disappears behind … Continue reading

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Delhi to Colombo

  Can’t choose between India and Sri Lanka? Lucky for you there is no need! Travel on our 15 day Delhi to Colombo group tour and discover the sights and delights of these two fascinating countries over two exciting weeks. … Continue reading

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The Wagah border ceremony

  One of the most entertaining, but very serious ceremonies that Emma McInnes has ever had the privilege to encounter was experienced on her recent trip to Amritsar in Northern India, travelling on our Highway to the Himalayas tour. The Indian … Continue reading

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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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