India

Dora Bitsi

Dora Bitsi

Jan 20 2016
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AsiaQuest Diaries – Cold Trains and Holy Cities- Amritsar and Varanasi

This time of the Year India is in wintertime. In the morning the weather is smooth and warm but during the night the temperature drops significantly creating fog. This plus the fact that time is relative here, gave us a hard time during travelling by trains. As we have written previously, Indian trains are one…

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Dora Bitsi

Dora Bitsi

Jan 17 2016
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AsiaQuest Diaries- The Start is in Delhi

India!  Spicy, loud,colourful, playful. Our first stop for AsiaQuest, as we have said on posts some 5 years ago when we first visited this country, can be at the same time one of the best or the worst experiences. As its tourism logo suggests it is “Incredible India” ! India will teach you how to…

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Feb 17 2012
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Streets of Kolkata

By Elpis I don’t know from where should I start and where should I finish talking about the city that changed my entire philosophy about life! I was in India around 6 months totally, spending around 4 months doing an internship in a marketing company in Kolkata.  Kolkata, or Calcutta, is is the capital of…

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Dora Bitsi

Dora Bitsi

Feb 17 2012
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Mumbai: the city of Contradictions

by Dora    When you hear about Mumbai (or Bombay) I bet the first thing that comes to your mind is Slumdog Millionaire and the slums of Mumbai .Or maybe it makes you think of Bollywood movies, glamour and cosmopolitan lifestyle. Well all of these are true…cause indeed Mumbai is a city of huge contradictions.  When…

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Feb 12 2012
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The Scenic Darjeeling in The Himalayas

By Elpis Darjeeling is a Himalayan city located in the Indian state of West Bengal. It is popularly known as the ‘’ Queen of the hills’’ and produces the famous Darjeeling Tea, one of the world’s finest and recognized teas. It is also home to the Darjeeling Himalayan Railway, a UNESCO world heritage site. Getting…

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