Here are our latest articles by independent travellers recently returned from adventurous holidays to help inspire you to research where to go next:

The backwaters of Kerala, along with tea and spices, festivals and beaches

by Simon Buckby | February, 2020

Beautiful backwaters, mountain plantations, wildlife sanctuaries, heritage sites and two world-class beaches make Kerala the chilled alternative to Goa.

Wide view of Golden Palace of Amritsar in India

The wonders of Punjab: the Golden Temple & the border ceremony

by Simon Buckby | January, 2016

Surprisingly few foreign tourists make it to Punjab, the small state on the north-west of India neighbouring Pakistan. But those who do witness two very different treasures – the Golden Temple of Amritsar and the border ceremony at Wagah – that are among the greatest attractions in the world, never mind the sub-continent.

Cow in the market at Jaipur, India

The golden triangle of Delhi, Agra & Rajasthan

by Simon Buckby | January, 2016

On this classic itinerary you will see all the famous palaces, citadels and monuments, have your senses assaulted from all sides, and come away with so many talking-point experiences that you will feel you have at least an introductory insight into this vast and complex country.