Cycling Across India: What You Need to Know

Boys on a bicycle in Udaipur, India

Cycling across India. Sounds like an adventure, that you would love to go for? Then read on, because here I’m going to share with you things we learned during our 5300+ kilometer cycling across India trip. To cycle around India and to spend on this trip approximately 6 months, maximum time you can be in India on an Indian tourist … Read More

6 Places to Visit in India

Mountain in Tamil Nadu, India

In October 2013 we left Latvia and started to travel. First we flew to India and took our bicycles with us. We cycled across India for 5 months – started in Delhi, went up to Shimla and then cycled South through such big cities as Jaipur, Ahmedabad and Pune, till Goa where we stayed for one month. After that we continued our journey … Read More

Cycling Across India: In 121 Photography

Kaspars Una Viesturs in Saputara, India

Kaspars, Una and Viesturs. India. Three cheap, 100 EUR/USD worth bicycles. 5300 kilometers. 5 months. Tens of kilos of Indian biscuits. How was it to cycle all the way across India? What we went through and what was India like from our perspective during this 5 month long distance cycling adventure, which was also our very first long term trip abroad … Read More

What Is India Like? – Our Thoughts After Cycling Across India for 5 Months

Camel in Pushkar

During the winter of 2013 we cycled across India for 5 months. This is what we saw. In June/July 2013, when we told everyone about our plan to go to India for a longer period of time, people reacted differently. But most of them were shocked about our choice of destination. India? It’s so dirty. It’s dangerous there. You will get sick in India. … Read More

Traveling to India: What You Need to Know

Kid on motorcycle in India

In 2013 – 2014 we spent 5 months in India – cycling all the way across India for more than 5000 kilometers. And it was just our first visit to this interesting country. Are you traveling to India anytime soon? Continue reading, because in this article I’m going to share with you all the basic things you need to know, when traveling to … Read More

Honking in India

busy street India - honking in India

Right from our first hours in India, it was clear – traffic here means also endless noise. And the same way we think now after more than four months in India. It’s not just because there are a lot more vehicles, than, for example, in Riga. For sure, it has an impact. But there is something more – everyone is … Read More