May 23rd-26th, 2017 Our bus was scheduled to depart for Delhi at 11:00am. We knew something was amiss when we saw other passengers with tickets to Delhi leaving at 11:15am and 12:00pm. We asked the few other foreigners there and we were all on the same bus, so the company was just arbitrarily assigning times … Continue reading Delhi: Capital Conquered
Apr 18th-26th, 2017 Gokarna is not far from the border separating Karnataka and Goa, and we would only have to take a short train ride in order to reach our first destination in Goa. As luck would have it, our train showed up an hour and a half late (and super packed) and delayed our whole … Continue reading You Really Have to Goa!
March 20-24, 2017 The whole reason we "rushed" through Sri Lanka and the Maldives (besides the price of the latter) was because it was our goal to be in India for the Holi Festival. You may be familiar with the concept of Colour Me Bad/Colour Me Rad runs or various other colour throwing events held … Continue reading India: Holi Shit, We Missed It!
Mar 10-12, 2017 From ancient cities to the temperate hill country to the beautiful and tranquil southern beaches, Sri Lanka really has it all and, unfortunately, our time there was drawing to a close. Our final stop was Galle, a UNESCO World Heritage city and remnant of Sri Lanka's colonial past. The Portuguese first set up … Continue reading Istuh-tee Sri Lanka