Michael Gebicki In the far reaches of the Thar desert, the Serai bridges the gap between camping and comfort with a stylish leap.
Richard Tulloch 'Traditionally, guests drink opium from their host's hand," our tour guide warns us.
Michael Gebicki A raconteur chauffeur is the best companion to have on the road, writes Michael Gebicki.
Peter Cochrane The surrounds of Kolkata's Hooghly River contain all of the follies of the British raj, writes Peter Cochrane.
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.