Tag Archives: India

India: Goa – Masala Dosa

Well, I’ve just returned from my trip to India, and I’m so thrilled to be able to share it all with you. We adventured through South India (from Goa to Chennai, then along the coastline to Kochi), and then headed back up to North India to spend a few nights at our favourite spot: Fateh […]

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Adventuring…

Hi Blog! Greetings from my current grand travel adventure! I thought I’d post a teaser photo so you stay tuned for all I’ve been eating.  I promise lots of posts when I return. Wish you were here, Linz

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Delhi, India: Past & Progress

The last stop on our whirlwind tour through India was the city of Delhi. Delhi was recently modernized for the 2010 Commonwealth Games — the city developed new transit, cleaned up the roads, and did tons of building. The taxis are known as “Tuk-Tuks”, and they are powered by Clean Natural Gas (CNG): It was […]

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Varanasi, India: Silk & Spirituality

Hi Blog! Thanks for being patient with me as life is a little hectic around here! I’ve got one more India post in the works (Delhi!), and then I can’t wait to catch you up on everything from my gluten-free bread baking classes to ginormous salads to macaron successes (and grand disasters) and summer dinners […]

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Agra, India: The Taj & Tasty Treats

Ohhhh Agra.  It’s one of the main tourist spots in India, because it is the city that holds “The Luminous Tomb”: The Taj Mahal. But actually, my favourite site in Agra was something else: Fatehpur Sikri — a World Heritage site built by the Mughal emperor Akbar in the 16th century. I have to admit […]

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Jaipur, India: Lentils & Lattices

Mahara Jai Singh built the city of Jaipur, in 1727.  In the city, he built the Jantar Mahal, an observatory using astronomical instruments for astrological readings.  It’s now a World Heritage site, and I think you can see why: This is a sundial — and it’s really impressive (at about 4 stories high!): And it’s […]

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Udaipur, India: Peace, Love and Jalebi

There was one hotel on our India trip that we just couldn’t bring ourselves to leave: Fateh Garh is the most beautiful spot I’ve ever visited.  Hands down. Fateh Garh sits on the top of a hill in the Araveli range near the city of Udaipur, Rajasthan.  The hotel “belongs to the Heritage Renaissance School […]

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Mumbai, India: Ego & Idli

Hi Blog!  I’ve missed you! I’ve just returned from 2 1/2 weeks of a life-changing holiday in India, and am working to catch up on blog posts for while I was away.  Expect tons of Indian recipes in the weeks to come, and some travel/food/India ramblings until I get time to test things out in […]

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