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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.

Wildlife resorts and camps of Madhya Pradesh

Although globetrotters have always been fascinated with India because of its rich culture, history and enchanting tourist destinations, it also provides a wonderful opportunity for wildlife tourism with plenty of national parks and sanctuaries spread all over the country.  If … Continue reading

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5 Reasons to visit India

India is an awe-inspiring country with a cacophony of sights, sounds and smells assaulting your senses at every turn. Guest blogger Sarah Williams tell us why India continues to grow as a popular destination and why now is the time to … Continue reading

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Photo Showcase – Off the beaten track in India

While the iconic Taj Mahal, incredible Amber Fort in Jaipur and holy River Ganges in Varanasi easily find their way to the top of every traveller’s wish list, there is so much more to see and do in India that … Continue reading

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Photo Showcase – Tracking tigers in India

With few places left in the wild where you can still catch a glimpse of this rare and enigmatic big cat, spotting a tiger in its natural environment can be a truly unforgettable experience. Our very own Trevor Bone travelled to … Continue reading

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Photo showcase – India through the lens

Our new India brochure is hot off the press and packed with wonderful experiences highlighting the very best of this fascinating country.  In this week’s photo showcase take a look at India from behind the lens of Nigel Evans of … Continue reading

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How to travel to India with kids

Travelling with children may appear daunting at first, but here Editor of 101 Family Holidays William Gray tells us about his journey to India with his two nine-year old twins, and why sometimes venturing out of your comfort zone can … Continue reading

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A tailor-made holiday to India

Namaste! An Indian word largely used as a “Hi” or “Bye” but a more literal translation can be “I see the light in you”. Well, Heidi Adams has seen the light that is the magic of India on a journey … Continue reading

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A Day at The Lake Palace, Udaipur

Set in the middle of Lake Pichola in Udaipur, the suitably named Lake Palace Hotel is a truly special place, offering peace and serenity away from the hustle and bustle of the city. Here Tracey Olsen tells us about what makes … Continue reading

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The Pushkar Camel Fair 2013

Once a year the sleepy desert town of Pushkar erupts into a frenzy of activity as hundreds of thousands of cattle traders, pilgrims, and travellers – plus some 40,000 counts of livestock – descend upon its sands for the annual … Continue reading

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Cruising Dal Lake in Sri Nagar, Kashmir

This stunning collection of photographs offers a glimpse of life on Dal Lake in Kashmir through the lens of our very own Sam Houldcroft. Exploring the lake’s waterways Sam has documented the way of life that prevails here, from shore … Continue reading

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