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The Best Vegan Food in Goa

Posted by • December 12, 2017 • India ,Vegan Travel Add Comment

After a few weeks exploring the busier parts of India, It was finally time to slow down in Goa. Cody and I had visited once before, but Goa is quite large, so we wanted to

The Golden Temple- Where Everyone is Welcome

Posted by • October 22, 2017 • India ,Stories ,Vegan Travel 2 Comments

First I would like to begin with the values of Sikhism. Sikhs must believe in equality. No discrimination is allowed on the basis of creed, gender, race, caste, status, colour, education, etc. The principles of brotherhood

Volunteering at Animal Aid Unlimited

  A few years ago I stumbled upon several videos of severely injured animals being rescued by local heroes in India. Some of the videos were very graphic, and every single one was incredibly touching. It

Getting Delhi Belly in India

Posted by • June 5, 2017 • India ,Stories ,Vegan Travel 2 Comments

  The joys of travelling. The new experiences, beach bumming, vibrant cultures, diversity, cheap hotels, and the food. Oh the food! But sometimes, it’s more like “ughhh the food”. Cody and I arrived in Delhi strong

Our time spent in Leh, Ladakh

Posted by • April 1, 2017 • Featured ,India ,Stories ,Vegan Travel 6 Comments

  Ladakh (“land of high passes”) is an autonomous region in the Indian state of Jammu and Kashmir. It is surrounded by the Himalayas, and is one of the most sparsely populated regions in Jammu and

Everything We Need To Know We Learned From Travel

  Travel has opened our eyes and hearts to so much.   We have learned a lot about the world around us just by allowing ourselves to travel while being mindful. So we wanted to share some

After 28 Months On the Road, We’re Heading Home

  28 months…..843 days……20,232 hours There are times that I think about what I would be doing had Cody and I not embarked on 28 months of travel around the world. …..actually, I have not thought once

We LOVE the Andaman Islands (Video)

Posted by • July 24, 2012 • Featured ,India ,Stories 9 Comments

We head to the Andaman Islands for rest and relaxation. After the craziness of mainland India, it was wonderful to take our time and explore the islands. Music by Trapline Jams and The

10 Things You Didn’t Know About India

Posted by • July 4, 2012 • India ,Stories 2 Comments

  1. India leads the world in junk emails.   2. Kingfisher beer contains glycerin. It is used to preserve the beer in India’s severe heat.   3. Emily Haines from The Canadian Band “Metric” was born in New Delhi, India.   4. Everyday more

Giselle and Cody Visit Goa and Varkala VIDEO!!

Posted by • June 8, 2012 • India ,Stories 3 Comments

If you missed our first video of us arriving in India, make sure to check it out here : Giselle and Cody land in

Why We Didn’t Enjoy the Jaipur Elephant Festival

Posted by • May 19, 2012 • India ,Stories 20 Comments

When Cody and I decided that India was one of the many countries we would visit during our 16 months of travel, I wasted no time in searching for festivals in and around India.   I

Giselle and Cody land in India (Video)

Posted by • May 9, 2012 • India ,Stories 9 Comments

We have landed in India!!   Check out our other videos as well: Holi Fest in Jaipur, India Giselle and Cody in Egypt pt 1 Giselle and Cody in Egypt pt