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