I’m sure you’ve read about it – 192 countries are taking part in International Yoga Day this Sunday, with 35,000 people gathering in Delhi alone to practise yoga (the government thinks this […]
Worried about that big move overseas? Here’s how it can actually be done – almost stress free!
Upon entering Cochin, you’ll hear a “collective sigh of relief”. At least this is how our guide-book described the “serene” city in southern India. Seen from the comfort of our sofa back […]
Many people give to charities all year round but perhaps Christmas is the time when we’re feeling even more in a charitable spirit. Now here’s a gift idea that will bring a […]
The variety of English spoken around the world is truly mind-boggling. After seven years in the UK I was rather baffled to find that Australians, very casually, asked me about my ‘thongs’ […]
Every year in autumn, Indians are celebrating Diwali, or Deepavali, by lighting earthen lamps and distributing sweets. Firecrackers are part of it, too. So what’s it all about? The “festival of lights” […]
We’ve all come across them, even if just in the virtual world: People who follow their passion and live their dream. Some even do so in Bali – honestly, that’s a bit […]
No one knows exactly how old yoga is. I’ve recently seen images of wall paintings showing Egyptians in poses that look strangely similar to upward bow, dating back to 1180 B.C. There are […]