The Pushkar Camel Fair – one of the iconic fairs of the world

By Debbie Kindness | October 7, 2012

In a country overflowing with holy sites, Pushkar is high up on the Pilgrims list, with India’s only temple dedicated to the God Brahma.  A quiet, laid back hippy hangout for most of the year, this small town in the state of Rajasthan, comes alive each November as it hosts the world’s largest camel fair. Over 50,000

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