Travel & Photography Blog

Ladies Only Swim Zone – Colva Beach, Goa

By David Waumsley | 12 December 2012
Colva Beach Ladies Only Swim Zone Goa

Being a lifeguard in Goa must get a bit tedious. These guys (and they are all male here) have to watch the water even in the rainy season when no-one…

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Benaulim Holiday Letting – The Asian Golden Sands in Goa

By David Waumsley | 11 December 2012
Asian Golden Sands Holiday Let - Building Front View

We’ve been renting one of the 24 apartments at the Asian Golden Sands in Benaulim for 11 months and have received many enquiries from passing holiday makers about it. Here is some information for those…

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Retirement in India & The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel

By David Waumsley | 1 December 2012
Retirement in India - The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel

The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel is a charming British film about a group of pensioners retiring to a “luxury” hotel in India. It is beautifully acted, warm-hearted and deserves the…

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Horn OK Please

By David Waumsley | 28 June 2008

What could be more Indian than the sight of “Horn OK Please” signs hand painted on the backs of (usually heavy) vehicles. For me, this double politener of Ok and…

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Thekkady Kalari – Kerala, South India

By David Waumsley | 21 June 2008
Thekkady Kalari Centre Kerala

  A tour of Kerala is likely to include a stay in Thekkady which is the home of the Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary and Tiger Reserve, situated on the banks of the…

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Mumbai Helmet Awareness Rally 26th May 2008

By David Waumsley | 15 June 2008

  Not the usual travel post, but we could not resist including our own photos of one of the national news events during our stay in India. Seemingly, most of…

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Kerala South India – 30th May – 4th June 2008

By David Waumsley | 6 June 2008
Kerala - South India

Here are some photos of our 5 day trip to Kerala (God’s own country) This is just a temporary post. When we have better internet connection we will post on…

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