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India: Food and Drink Safety for Travellers

Food and drink have the potential to wreck 4 to 7 days of your trip in India while you recover in bed (or on the throne). Stomach infections, aka Delhi Belly, are the primary ailment travellers face on their trip. I’ve had several cases of different stomach infections from food and water over the years. […]

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Food, Restaurants & Recipes Pakistan Travel

The ONLY Place I Eat in Murree

Murree is a beautiful hill station in Pakistan, but it’s overrun with tourists and therefore cheap knick-knack stores and bad restaurants. I tried a ton of overpriced places until I found Qoeta (sic) Khan Cafe. This is the last dhaba in a long line of them on the gali where Mall Road starts. It’s also […]

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Best Places to Eat & Drink in Landour (Mussoorie)

I lived in Landour for 2 months and spent every day up until Lockdown eating out to bring you this Landour food review. I’ll tell you all the best restaurants to eat and drink in this beautiful Indian hill station. Landour, and Uttarakhand in general, excel at their cafe culture. The coffee is locally roasted […]

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The Irani Cafe, Pune Review

I love Iranian food. When I worked in IT, my 2 Iranian colleagues and I would order from an Iranian families home delivery service once a week. During my last week at the office, I told the guys, “We’re ordering Iranian every day this week!” That was a tasty week. The Iranian Cafe in Pune […]

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The Best Restaurant in India: Britannia & Co. Mumbai

I first stepped foot in Britannia & Co. in Mumbai’s historical and beautiful Fort area with two Parsi friends the very first time I visited India. Back then, I had no idea what Parsi food was, but I was about to find out. Read on to find out what makes this my favourite restaurant in all […]

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Food, Restaurants & Recipes India Travel

5 Hidden Back Street Eateries in Delhi

If you’re someone who often travels to different countries, you might look on the internet and ask your friends about the major attractions in that place. But more often than not, you seem to find better places when you start exploring yourself. These explorations might take you to small and narrow lanes that might have some […]

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Food, Restaurants & Recipes India Travel Safety

Is It Safe for Tourists to Eat Beef in India?

Despite popular belief, beef dishes are available in India. But maybe not for much longer. 24 of the 29 states in India have various regulations around the slaughter or sale of cows and their meat. But as of 26 May 2017, the Narendra Modi-led BJP Government have tried to bring all states in line by imposing […]

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Top 5 Local Offbeat Places To Visit in Delhi

If there is one word to describe Delhi, it’s “unexpected”. You can never get enough of this state. When you are a foreigner to this place, I want to ensure that you can get a glimpse of everything because Delhi is not just about its British architecture or centuries old monuments but also about all […]