The India, this huge country in Asia is also exotic that contrasted, and many travelers come back upset. Poverty, spirituality, extraordinary landscapes, ancient culture, authenticity and promiscuity are always part of the trip, to the delight of some, and despair of many others. Whatever it is, a trip to India is never forgotten and it absolutely essential to prepare to avoid (or least diminish) the culture shock and surprises on arrival. Grab last minute flight deals to india and save big on your travel trip to india.
How to prepare his trip to India?
Excerpt: “a journey in India requires some organization from an administrative point of view since in addition to the Passport, all European residents must apply for a visa. This may be tedious process and should be undertaken in advance, or even, on the advice of the official website of the VF Services company that makes the connection with the India Embassy, before the purchase of airline tickets.
Why we liked?
This article is a goldmine for any traveler who prepares a trip to India. We liked especially the part on the visa, and one on health issues in a very comprehensive way.
Excerpt: we are taking the doors of the arrivals hall and there… And there my friends, I wish to see a picture of my face to this second! Not the next, not really that one second. This fleeting moment, I think, forever remain in my mind. An elephant would have popped up in front of me, I would have probably been more dazed, bewildered, astonished.
Why we liked?
Because India, more than any other country requires psychological preparation prior to travel, this article explains very well “the slap” that we can receive arriving on-site, and the necessary perspective to understand such a trip.
India – Review & tips – without heel
Excerpt: be ready for…Negotiate. Sweat, sweat, and sweat. Take three showers a day. Walk in a giant trash. Away the merchants and supplicants. See 8 people in a tuc – tuc. Take you a picture. Buy souvenirs. Do you have. Feel you dirty. Do not eat the fruit on the street. Sleep a lot. See more men than women in the streets. Give tips. Fasten your seat belt if you are driving. See people relieve themselves in the street. Lose you. Be sick… or not!
The bird pink
Excerpt: South of the India is often recommended for a first trip to India. Quieter, less poor, this region is less controversial than its neighbor to the North. Its climate is tropical, and its nature is often lush… Beach of fine sand, coconut trees and nature reserves… Beautiful landscapes and a very nice people… You discover Bombay, Goa, Kerala and Tamil Nadu.
Why we liked? Because this article details fine options for a trip to India, and in particular the differences between each of the regions and the best ways to organize your stay.
Tips for a first trip to India – Lonely Planet
Excerpt: ‘ the India is well known for its touts and his Crooks, his endless shots of beak and frantic in General.» If there are several ways to reduce the risk of abuse or fraud, there is no way to completely guard against. The best advice for the novice traveler is to stay calm under all circumstances. In India, the small annoyances turn quickly into anger. Your ability to master, take a deep breath and continue your way will be the key to an overall rewarding experience.
Why we liked?
Because, as often, Lonely Planet is your best ally in India.