I’m typing this post from Chiang Mai, sitting in front of our hostel (it’s called a hostel but it is really a budget motel) after returning from a week of volunteering at the Elephant Nature Park. Alison and I volunteered with the animal rescue shelter at the park housing over 450 dogs on the property. […]

Jojawar – A Small Village En Route to Jaipur

Small towns leave a very different impression than do the large and bustling cities that most tourists never stray beyond during a visit to India, even if the visit lasts several weeks. We were lucky in that our Rajasthan tour included plenty of driving time through the countryside and an overnight stay in Jojawar, a […]