Why travel to India picture of a woman looking through a window at the taj mahall

The Taj Mahal in Agra was even more beautiful than I expected and we had ample time to explore and enjoy on our own.

India is a destination that has enticed and enthralled me for ten years, ever since I read Gregory David Robert’s epic novel “Shantaram”.  People I know came back from trips to India full of stories of exotic markets, palaces and forts, intriguing people and a staggeringly rich culture and history.

Yet it was the phrase “biggest culture shock ever” that had me really paying attention. After all, why do we travel if not to experience… Continue Reading