Tigers

There were two rather depressing articles in the local papers today about the parlous state of the tiger population in India. Without wanting to sound too doom and gloom-ish, the …

Sunday morning drama

After the extraordinary storm we had in Delhi last night, with rain worthy of a monsoon downpour, this morning’s dawn start to a fascinating heritage walk in the Mehrauli archaeological …

Old Delhi

I spent yesterday visiting the “other” Delhi, i.e. Old Delhi, as opposed to New Delhi where I live.  A few stops on our brand-new impressive Metro (nine rupees a token) …

Monday musings

The winter and spring time in Delhi  are the perfect time to visit and to live here. The weather is perfect, the monuments and gardens look fabulous, and each weekend …