Our favourite places in India – Mysore

By Debbie Kindness | April 18, 2013

With a population of nearly 1 million, Mysore is a charming town in the Southern state of Karnataka, a few hours drive from Bangalore.The Mysore Palace which was built in 1912 is the largest Palace in India. Deservedly so as Mysore was once the capital of the Mysore state which was one of the 5 most important and wealthiest

Varanasi – my favourite place in India

By Debbie Kindness | June 17, 2012

I am often asked where my favourite place in India is. Easy – it’s Varanasi.It wasn’t always. The first few visits to Varanasi, I thought it was a pretty cool place, but I was also very much challenged. It certainly didn’t rate as my No. 1 spot. However as I continued to visit Varanasi, and get to