Women Only Tours

By Debbie Kindness | March 5, 2017

.Tours for women-only are getting more and more popular each year. Why?   Is it because women travel differently than men do?Is it because women like to take time to discover and appreciate cultural differences and get to know the people and the culture, not only see the sights.Is it because women relish the freedom

Our favourite places in India – Agra

By Debbie Kindness | March 31, 2013

Agra is situated on the banks of holy Yamuna River which merges with the Ganges further down stream. It was first declared the Moghul capital of India in 1501 and for the next two centuries, alternated with Delhi and Lahore as the capital of the Empire.For centuries, the Taj Mahal, often described as a ‘teardrop on the face of

Our favourite places in India – Varanasi

By Debbie Kindness | March 16, 2013

Benares; Kashi – city of light; the ‘oldest continually habitated city on earth’; Shiva’s city. Varanasi goes by many monikers, and when I’m asked to describe it, the best way is to say that it’s all of India crammed into one place, or India Squared.On a typical day, the population of Varanasi would double or even triple

12 Things you’ll find difficult in North India

By Debbie Kindness | May 30, 2012

Deb Corbeil is one half of Canada’s Adventure Couple. She has just finished traveling with her husband, Dave through Nepal, Sri Lanka and India where she climbed to Mount Everest Base Camp, joined a pilgrimage to Adams Peak and participated in Holi, India’s most colourful festival. Deb is quick to tell you that travelling in south India is