Our favourite places in India – Cochin

By Debbie Kindness | April 6, 2013

Cochin, in the southern state of Kerala came into prominence after a particularly heavy monsoon in 1341 changed the course of the Periyar River creating the Cochin Harbour. A very safe harbour, even during the annual Monsoon, Cochin abounds with fishing fleets. There is also a large container terminal and many international cruise liners dock at Cochin for a few

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