How to book trains / train tickets in India - Step-by-Step Guide. Everyone who has travelled to India would probably tell you that for a real Indian Adventure, you gotta travel by Train. They are cheap, comfortable and you get to meet locals. However, it's not as straight-forward as you think and there are some precautions to take to make train travel an even better experience.
Indian chicken biryani recipe. I followed this recipe almost exactly; however, I didn't need to add extra water at the end. Enough was leached out of the tomatoes. I didn't love this version of biryani and wouldn't likely make it again.
Budget Backpacking in India Backpacking in India in 2014 is different to what it was a few years ago, however, it can be as cheap as $8/day or you can splurge up to $30 depending on the convenience. Jon and I initially set a $25/day or 1500 INR budget as couple (meaning $12.5/person), then we withdraw our money weekly so we have $175/ week budget, with which we might decide to splurge at the beginning then become complete cheapskates by the end of the week.