Entries in india (16)

Thursday
Aug242017

Top 5 Places To Visit In  India

No two regions of India are the same and the extent to the cultural, religious and philosophical history of Indian civilisation is difficult to match. Although difficult to condense, we’ve picked 5 places that are fundamental to any travel-itinerary and especially to backpackers touring India this summer!

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Friday
Aug112017

Top 5 Greatest Railway  Journeys

Trains are more than cheap and practical vehicles; travel writer Paul Theroux once said, "I have seldom heard a train go by and not wished I was on it" and we agree! Some of the most alluring destinations can be visited by train so read on to discover 5 of the world’s greatest rail journeys!

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Friday
Aug042017

Top 5 Ways To Travel Through  Asia

The largest continent on Earth has a multitude of transport options but none will ever be enough to even nearly cover the vast expanses! Nevertheless, here are our top 5 ways to travel through Central and South-East Asia to begin a lifetime of experiencing these culture-rich nations.

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Thursday
Feb062014

Must See Festivals with a Difference

One of the great things about taking a gap year is being exposed to new cultures and traditions.  It opens your mind.  So whilst watching bands at a festival in a muddy field might be your ultimate idea of fun, it is illuminating to expose yourself to all the other types of cool and very different festivals that the world has to offer.

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Thursday
Nov072013

Alternative Activities to do in India

What to do in India? Travelling can often be tedious when you go to a country and all you’re seeing is binoculars and tourists. If you’re looking for somewhere to visit off the beaten track and away from prying eyes then look no further than here. Think big, think alternative.

 

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Wednesday
Jul242013

Five breath-taking buildings

Architecture can tell a story of history whilst its aesthetics can create an atmosphere of a place and define it.

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Tuesday
Jul232013

Dolphin displays dropped in India

India has become the largest country so far to ban dolphin shows.

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Tuesday
May142013

Top 5 stunning places to photograph around the world

From places of immense natural beauty and wonders of natural science to legendary monuments of everlasting love and ancient cultures, we bring you the top five most stunning places in this world to capture with your lens…

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Wednesday
Mar272013

Happy HOLI

The Hindu festival of Holi, the festival of colour, primarily observed in India and Nepal has many purposes, but mainly marks the beginning of the new season of spring and a chance for everyone to let their hair down and enjoy themselves!

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Monday
Feb182013

Volunteer photo of the week: Dicky Broadhurst

This awe-inspiring Indian landscape comes courtesy of volunteer Dicky Broadhurst who is currently taking part in Frontier’s India NGO Journalism Internship.

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Thursday
Jan242013

Top cultural festivals to see around the world

Travelling during the holiday period or over a time of celebration can be a difficult, with more demand for accomodation and special holiday times for transport, but also a fantastic and unique experience.

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Tuesday
Jan082013

Road trips and volunteering

Concluding the road trip as the definitive way of travel, Frontier has recently established three new road trip projects that involve learning about the culture of a country whilst on the road with volunteering.

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Monday
Dec102012

Top 10 Travel Films

Travelling, everywhere, anywhere, every time, every day. Travelling is a passion, an engaging passion. Travelling to discover, to understand, to forget. Travelling to love, to abandon, to escape, to evolve. Travelling to dream, to be inspired, to change. Travelling, travelling, travelling.

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Friday
Nov232012

Strange things to see before you die

Fed up of beaches and museums to visit? If you find yourself with some free time whilst travelling, forget the obvious and instead venture into the weird and wonderful. There are many great sites to see from the creepy and the unexplained to the astounding and quirky.

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Thursday
Sep272012

Why Travel To India This November?

India is bordered by the Himalayan ranges in the north and a stunning coastline to the east, west and south. It is the seventh-largest country in the world, but the second biggest by population with over 1.2 billion people. From bustling cities and colourful villages to extreme poverty and tropical beaches, India is a mix of everything.  

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