Settled by nomadic herdsmen and Buddhist refugees in the fourth century, Ladakh has kept alive many of its folk traditions.
A wooden slab may just help you tune into your body's health and wellbeing.
There's nothing cookie cutter about the SHM experience.
The revitalisation of a traditional Indian crop through a grassroots tourist venture is particularly timely, writes Julie Miller.
The best things to see and do, and what to avoid: tips for first-time and return travellers to India.
A magical slice of everyday life inside India's Ranthambore National Park.
Never be afraid to eat street food again.
Here we are, sipping champagne as a horse-drawn carriage deposits us at the palace entrance.
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.