September 3, 2019

A look at the background of textiles and ceramics that added allure to the ancient Silk Road.

August 6, 2019

A walk through south Mumbai will set your tastebuds tingling. Sassoon Fish Docks, Crawford Market, Thieves Bazaar, colonial architecture, stop for cheesie chutney toasties . . . read on.

April 19, 2019

Textile tour north west India. Gujarat-Kutch textile tour. Workshop in textiles, India

March 31, 2019

Market visits to gentle village-to-village walks provide the best interaction with Odisha's rich tribal diversity.

October 9, 2018

Themed travels take you deeper into the fabric of a destination

October 1, 2018

Are you bewildered by India? Want to travel there but no idea where to start? Read on.

Travel in street markets, engaging with local people on travels

September 1, 2018

Early one morning on our Kutch Textile Tour, we stumbled serendipitously upon a village with a rich textile tradition. (Actually, all villages in Kutch have a rich textile tradition. It just makes for a great start to my post).

Now, this Meghwal village is a favourite w...

August 28, 2018

If you’re on an E.Y.H.O. group trip, you’re set to enjoy a maxed out experience. With a dedicated Western-based tour leader – sometimes two – and a local guide, your every wish is likely to be divined. But if you’re off on your own, check out our tips from nearly 100,0...

August 21, 2018

I learned a thing or two about packing after being on the road for three months. Fitting outfits appropriate for meeting Maharajas alongside ones for trekking with a Bushman in Tanzania is no easy feat. And then hauling that load – for three months – up and down endles...

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