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India or formally Republic of India is a country in South Asia. It’s located on the Hindustan peninsula, south of the Himalayas and north of the Indian Ocean. India borders Pakistan, China, Nepal, Bhutan and Myanmar. It is divided into 29 states, its capital is New Delhi.


Little Tibet Explorer - Ladakh 1030 , 9 Days

Little Tibet Explorer - Ladakh

Once a crossroad of major trade routes, the Buddhist enclave of Ladakh will reveal you a mixture of...
The Golden Triangle & Varanasi, India 675 , 9 Days

The Golden Triangle & Varanasi, India

 Make your way through the Fabled Golden Triangle of India; visiting Delhi, Jaipur and Agra....

Bhutan, Sikkim & Darjeeling

This corner of the Eastern Himalaya has a great deal to offer. Bhutan is unique in its appeal,...
Sikkim, Goechala Trek at the foot of Kanchenjunga 1510 , 12 Days

Sikkim, Goechala Trek at the foot of Kanchenjunga

Tucked away in the Eastern Himalayas, Sikkim is sandwiched between Tibet to the north, Bhutan to...
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Chernobyl as a travel destination

06.01.2020 17:00

Chernobyl as a travel destination

   About 30 years ago a flawed reactor design in combination with some serious human mistakes led to an accident at the No.4 nuclear reactor in the Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant in northern Ukrainian SSR. It became the worst nuclear disaster in history and resulted in the deaths of hundreds of people and the evacuation of about 110 000 more. Ever since then it has been a subject of an...


The Silk Road: now and then

31.12.2019 17:00

The Silk Road: now and then

   “The Silk Road” is a term that conjures up fairytale-like images of long camel caravans travelling through bare deserts, of brave adventurers and merchants bargaining in exotic oriental markets. This network of routes, which stretched about 11 000 km (7 000 miles) and connected the East and the West, is a milestone in the development of the modern world and the...


The Little - Known Pyramids of Sudan

11.12.2019 09:52

The Little - Known Pyramids of Sudan

Can you name the country with the most pyramids in the world? Nope, it’s not Egypt. The country which holds this record with more than 200 pyramids is actually Egypt’s southern neighbor – Sudan. Though not as big as the Egyptian ones, they are just as impressive and have just as intriguing history, dating back to 8th century BC, to the kingdom of Kush. There are many reasons...


What the Timket Festival in Ethiopia is all about?

29.11.2019 17:30

What the Timket Festival in Ethiopia is all about?

Every year on the 19th of January a procession of priests, locals and visitors all chanting, singing and dancing enthusiastically  fills the streets of the Ethiopian cities. It’s the celebration of Timket, or Epiphany – the biggest and most anticipated religious event in the Ethiopian calendar. It commemorates the baptism of Jesus in the Jordan River and is the day when...