Build your own India trip, without the hassle!

Build your own India trip, without the hassle!

India Travel Plan puts you in charge, with their unique India travel concept. You can build your own india trip itinerary using a combination of bite-sized ‘modules’ (well thought out experiences in different parts of the country). Simply pick and choose what appeals to you most, and they’ll link them together with transport and accommodation. […]

Riding with the Maharaja: Destindia takes Piers Moore Ede on an extraordinary holiday in Rajasthan.

Riding with the Maharaja: Destindia takes Piers Moore Ede on an extraordinary holiday in Rajasthan.

As the most popular destination for British travellers, Rajasthan can occasionally feel like a well trodden path. It’s even become something of a jet-setter destination recently thanks to Cartier Elephant Polo, Elizabeth Hurley’s wedding, and the emergence of a series of swanky hotels. It was with great delight, therefore, that my third trip to Rajasthan […]

What missing the Dalai Lama’s birthday taught me…

“The only way to make sense out of change is to plunge into it, move with it and join the dance.”- Alan Watts When things don’t go according to plan do you tend to fall apart at the seams or carry on regardless? Life is something we will never be able to control and I […]

Yoga Magic: a unique yoga retreat in Goa, India

Yoga Magic: a unique yoga retreat in Goa, India

Over 15 years as a travel writer, there are few places I’ve enjoyed so much, or visited so often as Yoga Magic, a unique eco and yoga retreat in Goa, India . From the first time I went there I felt at home and have delighted, on each visit since, in seeing it grow and […]

‘In the footsteps of the yogis’ …

‘In the footsteps of the yogis’ …

It is a great pleasure to recommend a small and quite unique tour company called Shivaloka, founded by Westerners Daniel and Karen (Kalyani) Uppendahl who have made their home in Ganeshpuri, the home of Bhagavan Nityananda and famous for Swami Muktananda, near Mumbai in India. They are supported by a number of Western and Indian […]

Destindia presents an India wildlife travel adventure in tiger country

Destindia presents an India wildlife travel adventure in tiger country

For an unforgettable India wildlife travel adventure in tiger country and beyond, Destindia offers a Lure of the Jungle tour. Experience the thrill of excitement as you see a majestic Royal Bengal Tiger in its natural environment. Explore the forests of Ranthambore (one of the best places in India to see a tiger in its […]

What is the Golden Triangle, India?

What is the Golden Triangle, India?

The Golden Triangle – so called because of the vaguely triangular shape which can be drawn between Delhi, Agra and Jaipur remains a favourite itinerary for newcomers to India, and justly so. After flying in to Delhi, it’s easy to spend a few days in the capital, drive up to the Taj Mahal and Fatephur […]

Polo holidays in India!

Polo holidays in India!

Learn polo under the tutelage of the Jaipur Riding and Polo club , Jaipur, India. Destindia offers an extraordinary opportunity for the polo enthusiast to hone their skills in one of the most renowned polo centres in the world. Situated in Sirsi village on the outskirts of Jaipur, this world class polo Club is equipped […]