Peter Cochrane The surrounds of Kolkata's Hooghly River contain all of the follies of the British raj, writes Peter Cochrane.
Richard Tulloch 'Traditionally, guests drink opium from their host's hand," our tour guide warns us.
The Backpacker Sometimes, destinations can’t match the hype. These are some of the places that just didn’t do it for me.
David Whitley Is it ever OK to drink urine? That depends on what part of the world you're in. Here are six behaviours that are taboo in Australia, but fine in these cultures.
In a Holi tradition unique to Nandgaon and Barsana villages, men sing provocative songs to gain the attention of women.
No trip to India is complete without taking in at least a few of these unmissable experiences. Nina Karnikowski names her top 10 highlights.
Ute Junker There's no need for solo females to avoid India, if they travel smart, writes Ute Junker.
From Hobart to Ho Chi Minh City, Ben Groundwater picks the new year's best affordable breaks.