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Haridwar Bathing Ghats

No matter how much time one spends in India or how many times one returns, India never ceases to amaze. Witnessing events such Khumb Mella is the most astonishing experience but visiting any major pilgrimage destination always promises one…

The Incredible Devaraja Market in Mysore

Over one hundred years old, an institution in Mysore, the Devaraja Market is a single storey structure accommodating reputedly some 700 vendors. You will find fruit and vegetable sellers as well as incense and glass bangle stalls. Tikka…

Sangam on Kaveri River at Srirangapatna

Only a few kilometers north of Mysore, Karnataka, Srirangapatna was where Tipu Sultan had his summer palace. It lies on a large island in one of South India's most prominent rivers, the Kaveri (aka Cauvery River in English). Just before…

Roundabout Taiwan

Most people never consider visiting Taiwan, yet many actually have a stopover on their transpacific flights in Taipei. While it may not be worth to get off the airport for just a few hours, why not make your stopover into a tour? Taipei…

Hiking Tiger Leaping Gorge with Children

Though some of the local folks in the villages along the trail have been known to shake the tourists for cash, inventing fees for private trails, viewpoints and selling overpriced drinks, fruit and sweets, they can be largely ignored.…

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