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Why I Hate Taxi Drivers Around the World

Why I Hate Taxi Drivers Around the World

Now hate may be a strong word, but in this case I think the choice of verb is perfectly acceptable and its how I feel, I have had enough of them.  After travelling for well over a year across Australasia, Asia and now into Eastern Europe I cannot think of a single group of traders […]

Posted in: Travel Tips
Train from Kandy to Ella via Nuwara Eliya

Train from Kandy to Ella via Nuwara Eliya

The Best Train Journey in Sri Lanka and possibly the World? The train from Kandy to Ella, in Sri Lanka, is supposed to be one of the most scenic and beautiful journeys in the world. If you’re a regular reader of our travel blog you’ll know we are both particularly fond of train travel and […]

Posted in: Sri Lanka
Sri Lanka Backpacking Costs
By February 23, 2013 18 Comments Read More →

Sri Lanka Backpacking Costs

Guide to Backpacking and Travel Around Sri Lanka in 2013 Sri Lanka is becoming an increasingly popular place for tourists seeking a luxury vacation.  However, many like us decide to plan their own trip, as travel around the country is easy and cheap. We think Sri Lanka makes for a very exciting and affordable destination […]

Goa Retirement, Revamps and a bit of Home Cooking
By February 20, 2013 1 Comments Read More →

Goa Retirement, Revamps and a bit of Home Cooking

We hang about in Goa for our remaining time in India sampling foods from home and join the large expat community and retired folk enjoying what is on offer. We had decided in Udaipur that it was time to invest some time doing some work on the blog.  Our traffic has been growing steadily over […]

Posted in: Goa
Rajasthan Car and Driver – Agra
By January 15, 2013 5 Comments Read More →

Rajasthan Car and Driver – Agra

This is the first post in a series, sharing our experience of what is it like to hire a Rajasthan car and driver to get you around the most regal of Indian states.  The start of our driving journey takes us to Agra to visit the Taj Mahal. We arrived in New Delhi at 06:50 hrs on […]

Posted in: Golden Triangle, India