Delhi: Lotus Temple & Qutub Minar

On my final day in Delhi, I was planning on using the HOHO bus to explore a few of the sites which were a little further out of the city. I'd say it's definitely worth the effort as these two sites were stunning and I think they're both easily accessible via the metro (Kalkaji Mandir … Continue reading Delhi: Lotus Temple & Qutub Minar

Delhi: The Tombs of Humayun & Safdarjang

As I was on HOHO, I'm not sure how accessible this place is for people looking round Delhi. Research tells me that the nearest metro station is 2km away and it might be quite pricey to get a tuk-tuk from Central Delhi to here. But what I will say is that if you make the … Continue reading Delhi: The Tombs of Humayun & Safdarjang

Delhi: Red Fort & Raj Ghat

As I was setting up the blog, I wasn't really sure what the best way to set things out was - should I do it in sights, days, experiences? I've decided to split it into sights/experiences so it's easier to find things you're looking for, but things might overlap and I'll intertwine tourist sights with … Continue reading Delhi: Red Fort & Raj Ghat

travelling the scenic route…

“Every dreamer knows that it is entirely possible to be homesick for a place you've never been to, perhaps more homesick than for familiar ground.” - Judith Thurman (writer) People love to use the metaphor of life being a journey - we're all heading somewhere. It's not a metaphor I tend to use myself, as … Continue reading travelling the scenic route…