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

Festivals and Fairs of India

By Debbie Kindness | August 26, 2012

India is a country that seems to have a festival on somewhere just about every day of the year. So, I did some research and found this comprehensive list of the major and many of the less known festivals held each year.Here is a list and short description of these festivals by date order. Try planning your trip around