June 6, 2023

In January, Dean joined us on a spectacular journey travelling in India. We caught up with him to seek out out what his favorite components of the tour had been – and what he learnt concerning the wonderful India alongside the way in which.


travelling in India with Dean

Why did you select to go to India?

I selected to go to India as a result of I’ve at all times had lots of Indian associates within the UK, and was uncovered to the tradition at a floor degree. I at all times preferred the meals, music, and pleasant nature of the Indian individuals I got here throughout. I’m at present on a worldwide backpacking journey by Europe and South East Asia, making my option to Australia to work. I couldn’t skip India on my manner east, as for me, this nation was a should see.


What was your favorite factor that you simply realized about India throughout your journey?

To have persistence and let go. The extra you resist what’s taking place round you, the more durable life will develop into. Visiting India has helped me realise this, and assisted me in rising as an individual.


What was the most effective expertise you had whereas touring?

Assembly all of the wonderful individuals on the journey however experiencing some as soon as in a lifetime issues collectively. For instance, going to an Indian marriage ceremony collectively in Jodphur was actually cool, in addition to seeing the Taj Mahal in our Kurtis (conventional Indian gown). Though, the most effective expertise for me was taking a camel journey into the Jaisalmer desert and tenting below the celebs. Phrases can’t describe how lovely it was.


The place was your favorite place to go to?

My favorite place was Jaisalmer due to the outdated forts, good meals, and desert environment. It felt like I used to be in Aladdin, or on Tatooine in Star Wars!


travelling in India with dean

What was the most effective meals you ate?

How do I select one? From the scrumptious road meals to the unbelievable meals you’ll find in eating places… if I needed to decide one it might be Biryani, Hyderabadi model. It’s a rice dish which might be veggie or non-veggie, and might be tremendous spicy in order for you it to be. 


Do you’ve got any high ideas for travelling in India?

Undoubtedly maintain an open thoughts. India is a whole tradition shock and might be troublesome to journey in at occasions because of the climate, overcrowding and a few cultural variations. Take it because it flows and by no means fear an excessive amount of. India is a magical place!


travelling in India with Dean

And at last, the place’s subsequent in your journey bucket checklist?

Nepal, Sri Lanka, or Thailand!


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Discover out extra about travelling in India with The Dragon Journey right here.