Kandy and Ella

We arrived in Kandy and went straight to our hostel, called Hipsters Hideout which is an awful name but luckily the hostel wasn’t so bad! After checking in we were met by this behemoth of an animal who amazingly is still a puppy! Kandy is a very picturesque and quiet city set in a plateau […]

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Negombo, Dambulla and Sigiriya

Having waved goodbye to India, we arrived at Colombo airport after a four hour flight from Delhi. Sri Lankan customs are incredibly lax and let us through without checking Anna’s passport photo or my VISA, happily stamping our documents and sending us on our way. Sri Lanka was already, as we had assumed, more chilled […]

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The Golden Triangle´╗┐

After a long, cold 14 hour bus ride with one toilet break and constant air con we got to Jaipur (the pink city).  When I say one toilet break, I had to quickly jump off at a stop and nearly got left behind which nearly gave Anna a heart attack as she realised the bus […]

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Jodhpur & Jaisalmer

We were sad to leave Udaipur, both agreeing it is our favourite city visited on the trip. We went for breakfast and our third visit to Millets of Marwal, our favourite restaurant in India (so far) and upon returning to the hostel, the driver was amazingly on time to pick up our group consisting of […]

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Ahmedabad & Udaipur

Finally it was time to leave the peacefulness (and beer) behind in Goa and after configuring buying a ticket from the station, we boarded a 19 hour sleeper train to Ahmedabad, the only real entertainment being hanging off the side! We weren’t sure if there would be much here but there was no direct train […]

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