Uneasy Rider.

How the universe works! Last night I considered — but only for an insane moment — hiring a moped to go explore the island of Phuket, riding along at 30mph with my hair and beard flickering in the wind just like Dennis Hopper. So as I normally do, I did some research; a simple process … Continue reading Uneasy Rider.

The holy lake of Pushkar.

After the comfortable ride to Jaipur I again chose to take the bus from Jaipur to Pushkar. Pushkar is a holy town known so because of its holy lake of which the Hindu community take very seriously, with a ‘no shoe’ zone clearly marked all round the waters edge. Above: map courtesy of Madpackers Hostel, … Continue reading The holy lake of Pushkar.