Why I’m Dreaming of Maharashtra, India.

Why I’m Dreaming of Maharashtra, India.

As one of the less visited states of India (if we don’t count Mumbai for a second) Maharashtra does not have many options for group tours or organised trips. It especially does not have many options for responsible tourism.   Until now.

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Discovering Nubra, Ladakh – Part One: Leh to Sumur.

Discovering Nubra, Ladakh – Part One: Leh to Sumur.

The road from Leh to Nubra Valley is around 115km and usually takes about 5-6 hours from Leh. The route takes you over the spectacular Khardung La Pass – along the highest motor able road in the world – and up to heights of

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Trekking the Sham Valley Ladakh: Really a “Baby Trek”?!

Trekking the Sham Valley Ladakh: Really a “Baby Trek”?!

I’m not an experienced trekker. In fact, I’m the kind of walker who likes a short stroll around the countryside on a Sunday afternoon followed by a longer visit to the pub. But on occasion, I have been persuaded to venture out for a little longer – all in the name of a good view.

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Staying in a Silk Road Caravanserai in Iran.

Staying in a Silk Road Caravanserai in Iran.

A process of travelling the Silk Roads became established over the hundreds of years, and as much as anything “Silk Road” became synonymous with exchange, meeting and the process of travelling.

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July Summary & August Travel Plans.

July Summary & August Travel Plans.

This is my monthly summary post with high points of the month, not-so-high-points and what’s next for Soul Travel Blog.Recapping July.I finally made it to Iran! I wrote back in February about wanting to visit this beautiful country most of all this year, and after...

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Getting an Iran Visa at the Iranian Embassy in London.

Getting an Iran Visa at the Iranian Embassy in London.

Getting an Iranian Visa in London, UK (2017).  This information was correct as of June 2017 and is reflective of my experience only. Please check for the current requirements, costs and procedures on the UK Iranian Embassy's Website.  Iran is many things. A country...

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Why Travel to Iran?!

Why Travel to Iran?!

Why travel to Iran? For a country crippled by the West, Iran is starting to open up. Travellers may now just be its golden ticket.

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The “Digital Nomad Life”: A Review, One Year In.

The “Digital Nomad Life”: A Review, One Year In.

Beyond indulging myself in nostalgic ramblings in this post, my hope is that it will help anyone thinking about taking the plunge into full-time blogging or freelancing, and that it will give a perspective that this time last year, I did not see.  Disclaimer: The aim...

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Discovering the Vineyards of Northern Spain on a Road Trip.

Discovering the Vineyards of Northern Spain on a Road Trip.

Editorial Note: Thank you to Wine Tourism Spain for sponsoring this post. As always, all opinions expressed on Soul Travel Blog are my own. All images are courtesy of Wine Tourism Spain. I don’t know about you, but sometimes I have to pinch myself to remind myself of...

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