Tag: delhi

On the Road

Like travelers before me, I had this romanticized opinion of train travel as the only way to access and witness the incredible sights of India. But I quickly learned that traveling on India’s railways isn’t as idealistic as Wes Anderson makes it out to be. The movies do not tell of the excruciating slow speeds the trains […]

The Kindness of Strangers

He started at 400 rupees. I countered with 200 Rs. We settled at 300 Rs, and off we went towards central Delhi. According to Google, the drive from the airport to my hotel should have only taken 30 minutes or so to get to. However, we hit quite the spectacle a hundred meters south of […]