Jog Falls, India – Plunge Waterfalls of the World

Second trip in India!!!! Welcome to Jog Falls - India’s 2nd highest plunge waterfall - and it is found in my home state of Karnataka in southern India. The gang (4 French, 1 Colombian and a Jamaican) stayed “close” to home this weekend but of course we went touring. When I say “close” I’m speaking in what we jokingly … Continue reading Jog Falls, India – Plunge Waterfalls of the World

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A Wild Ride in an Auto Rickshaw in India

Ah yes the famous Indian Auto Rickshaw. Auto rickshaw drivers, at least in my community in Mangalore, seem to be kindred spirits with the robot taxi drivers back home in Jamaica. Rickshaw drivers have done some of the most daring things I have seen in my life. Not to mention, the exposed structure of the auto rickshaw itself! And in my experience, something crazy usually happens every morning on my way to work. 

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Traumatic Bus Ride to Holy City, Hampi

Living in India has its perks and one of these is living with a group of expats who are as intrigued with the Indian landscape as you are. Every chance we get at a long weekend, we try to visit a new city. This week I travelled to Hampi - a famous holy city in the south of India. What could go wrong on a 12 hour bus ride?

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Mumbai India – Flight 808

I made it to India, y'all!  A bit of update on my trip and run-in with an intrusive neighbour on my flight to India. After flying from Toulouse to Heathrow airport in London, the next leg on my journey was the long haul from London to Mumbai, then Mumbai to Mangalore. My flight was going sooo well until...

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I am Moving to India!

UNBELIEVABLE is an understatement. So much has happened in the two years that I decided I would shake up my life and stop living a humbug existence of routines. First, I upped and moved to France (yay!) and now two years later I am moving to INDIA.