Category Archives: Chalega

Goa: A piece of paradise

It may have snowed 16 inches in the New York metropolitan area overnight, but paradise still exists. We took the picture above just one month ago, right after Christmas. Time sure flies. Posted with WordPress for BlackBerry. Advertisements

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“In April, I will go away…

…to far off Spain or old Bombay.” Yep, we’re in Mumbai. Did you see that coming? After a 22-hour train ride from Bikaner (photos and stories to come), we are here for a day and a half before departing for … Continue reading

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Not our cup of tea

Can you guess how much this pot of roadside chai cost us?

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Pushkar: the real India?

If you’ve been following this blog regularly, you know that our frequent lack of access to reliable internet service hasn’t made it so easy to keep up with each stop we make. Today, we’re in the city of Jodhpur (more … Continue reading

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Picture of the day: India’s animals

Ubiquitous transportation.

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Udaipur: Cooking with Shashi

Indian cooking may seem overwhelming, what with all the spices that seem to consume a dish. But if you find yourself a little bored of standard restaurant fare, I would highly recommend you take a cooking class. Not only do … Continue reading

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Another one!?

Having grown up outside the developing world, it is easy to forget that the water in many countries is unsafe to ingest. Huge gulps at the drinking fountain are just as verboten as keeping your mouth open in the shower. Continue reading

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