It is impossible to describe all the mad, unusual beautiful and crazy things we saw on our travels in India. Most of the time we have been too stunned or simply too busy trying to safely negotiate the traffic to take a picture. So here are just some of the few things we did manage to capture.
Ever the inventors: bike covers made from rice bags
Apart from high up in the Himalayas, India is always shrouded in a cloud of mist and dust, so you never see a blue sky!
Please take your shoes off before entering the shop!
Donkey carts, a widely used mode of transport
Lose tobacco for sale dirt cheap
Holy men and pilgrims
All you can eat Thalis: a selection of local dishes and they keep bringing more till you tell them to stop, all for the mighty sum of $2
Temples and shrines everywhere
Chai Wallahs everywhere too
Strange mascots to decorate your vehicle with
Goats hang out everywhere, city or countryside.
That temple isn’t on fire, it’s just all the incense….