A few expert tips will help you enjoy this challenging but magical country, writes Nina Karnikowski.
Through the smoky haze I can see the world's most famous monument. And there are no tourists around.
Ancient buildings over water, ornamental bridges – there are good reasons this beautiful city has been dubbed the Venice of the East.
We cycle past open-air butchers' shops where skinny men in ragged dhotis are hacking up bloody carcasses.
Colossal in size, it's one of India's most important mosques and a must-visit while in Delhi.
Stunning venues, superb spices, loving preparation. Here are six of the best places to dine in Rajasthan.
Any traveller who has tired of tigers is surely tired of life.
A visit leaves an impenetrable mark, for this is a country of brilliant colour and culture; from the blue city of Jodhpur, the golden temple of Amritsar to the saris left to dry in the breeze. From the magnificent Taj Mahal, the ghats of Varanasi, its southern tea plantations and backwaters, to its singular festivals and the far mountains of Ladakh, this is a country that has much to offer intrepid travellers.