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5 of the best places to see lions in the wild

5 of the best places to see lions in the wild

The Lion King is, by far, my most watched Disney movie of all time. Every afternoon I’d come home from kindy, pop the tape into the VHS player and watch ...
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Jewel of the south

Jewel of the south: cultural riches of southern India

This story first appeared in Vacations & Travel magazine, winter 2019, issue 111 Cultural riches abound in southern India. It’s not yet dawn, but Hyderabad is already stirring. I can hear ...
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The official Sri Lanka travel warning has been lowered

The official Sri Lanka travel warning has been lowered

The official travel warning issued by the Australian government for Sri Lanka has been lowered from a Level 3 (reconsider your need to travel) to a Level 2 (exercise a ...
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Experience luxury in India: be a part of royalty

Experience luxury in India: be a part of royalty

India offers a wide range of travel experiences, no matter what you’re after. Whether you want to discover the country’s long and rich history, find yourself on a spiritual journey, ...
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Homage to Taj Mahal

The Taj Mahal is one of the most recognised buildings in the world, with an ivory-white exterior that glows with an ethereal beauty. One of the new Seven Wonders of ...
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Eat, Pray and Love in India

Luxury safari and experiential travel company andBeyond has created a new set departure itinerary – Eat, Pray and Love in India. This unique 11 day/10 night journey gives travellers the ...
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Bengaluru's sultans of bling

If I was a Sultan’s wife, an 18th-century teak Summer Palace or a 19th-century palace modelled after England’s Windsor Castle in Bengaluru would do just fine. Grand doesn’t begin to ...
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Kerala, savoured

The cacophony of sights and sounds is overwhelming, but awe-inspiring. There is order in the disorder of a seemingly frenzied crowd of people and jammed traffic as you stand at ...
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Within the walls of Rajasthan

Scenes unspool with cinematic élan around the cobweb-shrouded courtyard that pigeons rule over: a mural of a long train with one passenger per compartment, a multi-tasking woman feeding a child ...
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Tastes of Mumbai

Mumbai, Bombay, Kakamuchee, Galajunkja: differing names over time, but this bustling city on the banks of the Arabian Sea captivates, inspires and engages with a colourful history told through its ...
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