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Ruchika has been a writer and editor for eight years and her work has appeared on Conde Nast Traveller, Mumbai Mirror, CNN Travel, Grazia and Femina. She is also one of the contributing writers of Outlook Traveller Getaways’ book Driving Holidays in India. When she isn't travelling, she's watching TV shows and making chocolates and baked goods.

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A fusion of traditions at Jodhpur Flamenco and Gypsy Festival

April 27, 2015 - 0 Comments - Ruchika Vyas

THERE is one thing that binds together millions of gypsies that are scattered across Asia, Africa, North and South America and Australia: music. They all understand the language of music and dance. This year, in its second edition, the Jodhpur Flamenco and Gypsy Festival commemorated the journey of the gypsies with an amalgamation of Rajasthani folk music, Turkish sounds and the fluid movements of Spanish flamenco.

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Thailand’s Tiger Temple — a conservation project or a tourist trap?

January 28, 2015 - 5 Comments - Ruchika Vyas

ONE of the most controversial ‘tourist attractions’ in Thailand, the tiger temple has been the subject of debate for many years. This is what I found on my visit to the ‘sanctuary’, writes Ruchika Vyas

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5 things to do in Ladakh

June 5, 2012 - 4 Comments - Ruchika Vyas

WITH surreal landscapes and picture-postcard views, Ladakh is a remote paradise that has a lot to offer. But here are 5 things that one just cannot miss! Khardung La For those who love the road, conquering the world’s highest drivable road — at a staggering 18,380 feet — is sure to be their biggest high.…>

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Rajasthan’s finest heritage hotels

April 19, 2012 - 0 Comments - Ruchika Vyas

FOR a dose of ceremonial pomp and royal grandeur amid sand dunes and quaint villages, check out these charming heritage hotels in India’s colourful state of Rajasthan Their former visitors list reads: Madonna, Elizabeth Hurley, Vidhu Vinod Chopra, Bruce Chatwin, Patrick French, William Darymple, Simon Winchester and Jeffery Morehouse. What’s more, renowned authors Bruce Chatwin…>

A fusion of traditions at Jodhpur Flamenco and Gypsy Festival

A fusion of traditions at Jodhpur Flamenco and Gypsy Festival

April 27, 2015 - 0 Comments - Ruchika Vyas

THERE is one thing that binds together millions of gypsies that are scattered across Asia, Africa, North and South America and Australia: music. They all understand the language of music and dance. This year, in its second edition, the Jodhpur Flamenco and Gypsy Festival commemorated the journey of the gypsies with an amalgamation of Rajasthani folk music, Turkish sounds and the fluid movements of Spanish flamenco.

Thailand’s Tiger Temple — a conservation project or a tourist trap?

Thailand’s Tiger Temple — a conservation project or a tourist trap?

January 28, 2015 - 5 Comments - Ruchika Vyas

ONE of the most controversial ‘tourist attractions’ in Thailand, the tiger temple has been the subject of debate for many years. This is what I found on my visit to the ‘sanctuary’, writes Ruchika Vyas

5 things to do in Ladakh

5 things to do in Ladakh

June 5, 2012 - 4 Comments - Ruchika Vyas

WITH surreal landscapes and picture-postcard views, Ladakh is a remote paradise that has a lot to offer. But here are 5 things that one just cannot miss! Khardung La For those who love the road, conquering the world’s highest drivable road — at a staggering 18,380 feet — is sure to be their biggest high.…>

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