Festivals & Celebrations Blog Posts

Kumbh Mela: India’s Greatest Festival

Kumbh Mela: India’s Greatest Festival

Kumbh Mela is a mass pilgrimage for Hindus and happens every four years at one of India’s four sacred places – Allahabad, Haridwar, Ujjain and Nasik.

Adventures in Mongolia

Adventures in Mongolia

As I write this, we are part way into the 31 hour train journey from Ulaan Bator to Beijing – plenty of time to reflect on our Mongolia adventure.


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