Last Day in India

It’s crazy to think our time in India is up already. This morning we headed to the kitchen cafe where we hid on our first day from the crazy streets of Paharganj. Today it was scary in a different way, wind picking up and blowing and banging at the corrugated iron cover of the restaurant.…

Back in Delhi

We’ve completed our mini-circuit around Northern/Central India and arrived yesterday back in Delhi. We are both surprised by how much calmer and saner Delhi seems after Varanasi, especially now that some of the building work is nearing completion. As in, some of the shops now have walls instead of just plastic sheets. It was even…

Staying awake in Delhi

The last two days have merged into one messy hot one. We said our goodbyes to my parents at Heathrow on Monday and then spent a couple of hours watching planes take off and waiting to board. Neither of us slept for more than about ten minutes – I don’t know if that was the…