India Travel Tips and Advice

This site is about India and travelling to India! It has everything – from travel advice to what to do in India. India is one of the most travelled destinations of the world. However some people are completely unprepared for this country. On this page, I have attempted to to organise some of the best travel tips for India. So bookmark this page now! Here will you get all the travelling information about India.

Travel Tips For India:

101 travel tips for India
How to use Indian toilets
Tipping guide for India
Arriving at Delhi’s Indira Gandhi Airport in Delhi
Making phone calls in India
Photography tips for India
Essential travel items for India
Ideal travel pants for India
What to wear in India


Book: Essential India Travel Guide: Travel Tips And Practical Information

Clothing For India:

White women should wear Kurtis for solo travelling in India?
Ideal travel pants
Advice to a female student travelling to India
What do Indians wear?
How to wear a saree?
What to wear in India
Where to shop for clothes in India
How to haggle like a pro
Payal – A beautiful piece of Jewelry from India


Tunic top kurti – Buy this on Amazon

Hindi For Your Travels:

Learn some Hindi for your travels
Some haggling words for India
Travel Hindi guide book – on Amazon
Hindi Language For Kids And Beginners: Speak Hindi Instantly

Health Tips For India:

Drinking water guide
Visiting India in the summer
How Indian Yoga Protects You From Obesity And Heart Disease
Can Indian yoga help MS patients
How to combat Mosquitoes in India

Places to Visit in India:

North India
South India
Eastern India
Places to visit in Delhi
Visiting the capital of India, Delhi
 Lotus Temple – Must see Bahai Temple
The Qutub Minar
Humayun’s Tomb
Red Fort of Delhi – Lal Qila

Indian Transportation:

How to book trains in India
Traffic in India, what to expect
Are taxis safe in Delhi
Auto-rickshaw hiring tips in India
Rape in Delhi by a taxi driver

Travel Advice For Women:

Don’t get raped in India
Travel advice to female students
Story of Michaela Cross in India an American student
India through American eyes
Pee like a man – use female urinary devices
White women should wear kurtis in India
Safety tips round up for women travelling to India


India Travel Survival Guide For Women

Culture and Festivals of India:

Meaning of Namaste
Culture of India
Things to know when visiting an Indian home for diner
Holy man smoking chillum
Bhang, India’s holy
Bizarre Indian tradition
Introduction to Indian cinema
Funny Indian pictures
Rajputs of Rajasthan
All about India
Indian holy man smoking chillum
Types of ghosts and haunted places in India


Indian Religions For Kids

Delhi, Capital of India:

Introduction to Delhi
Places to visit in Delhi
Dilli Haat
Pictures of India Gate
Purana Qila
Red Fort of Delhi
Humayun’s Tomb
Qutub Minar
The Lotus Bahai Temple


Religious Tourism in India:

Diwali, festival of lights
Holi, festival of colours
Guide to Diwali
Hinduism basics for those travelling to India on a spiritual mission
Top holy places to visit in India
Kumbh Mela 2013 – where chaos meets peace
Maha Kumbha Mela 2013 – Where Chaos Meets Peace Part 2
Golden Temple- More than guys with turbans and a temple covered with shiny gold
The charms of an old ruined temple in India
Mahabodhi Temple of Bodh Gaya
Char Dham Yatra – A Sacred Journey to Wash Away the Sins
Pictures of the Golden Temple of Amritsar
Journey through the Ganges
The Rani Sati Temple and Arrival in Mandawa
Lotus Temple – Must see Bahai Temple

Hinduism For Kids: Beliefs And Practices 

Shopping in India

How to haggle like a pro in India
Try BigLife stores for your clothes shopping in India
What to buy in India?
5 things you need for summer travel in India

Indian People:

Funny Indian pictures
Why are Indian women beautiful?
Have your earwax removed while on holiday in India
Men holding hands is not gay in India
Interesting facts about India
How much would you give this poor Indian Boy?
What happens when 20 Indians are asked to kiss on camera?

Indian Food:

Indian Breakfast
Try tradition Indian food at the Dhaba
Indian Street Food
Top 10 foods to try when in India
Top chicken dishes of India
Try the delicious motichoor ladoo
Potato cutlet as a starter
Try Pind Balluchi Punjabi restaurants in India
Tipping in India
My Indian breakfast, lunch and dinner
3 Indian Tasty Food Choices for India Travelers Who Watch Their Calories
My Talk Radio Interview with Hannah Murray about Indian breakfast
A place to eat in Amritsar – Shiraz’s Orchid Restaurant
Try South Indian Uttapam for lunch in India
Old Famous Jalebi Wala at Chandni Chowk of Delhi
Indian chai at the roadside
Try chaat, India’s most popular street food
A trip to the legendary Parathe-wali Gali in Old Delhi
Feeling peckish during sightseeing – have a masala dosa
Chai and pakora: A must try in India
Pizza Hut in India
5 Indian street foods not to miss in India
Visiting an Indian home for dinner – Things you want to know

Travel Books For India:

Essential India Travel Guide: Travel Tips And Practical Information
India Travel Survival Guide For Women
Rickshaws, Rajas and Roti: An India Travel Guide and Memoir
India Travel Health Guide: Health Advice and Tips for Travelers to India
Travel India: Enjoying India to the Fullest: Things to do in India
Essential Hindi Words And Phrases For Travelers To India
Travel Delhi: Places to Visit in Delhi

What Others are Saying About India:

Interview with travelers Savi and Vid of Bruised Passports
Interview with traveler Irene Turner
Traveller Ryan Biddulph in India
Interview with globetrotter girls
Nomadic Samuel shares his experiences of India
Interview with traveller Kathryn Burrington
Interview with traveller Daniel McBane

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