31 things you should know about a Trini Christmas

The local radio station, Sweet 100.1 FM, starts playing Christmas music in September. Your mother started soaking dried fruits in alcohol for black cake way before December. People start putting up Christmas lights from Divali. Creches start popping up on churchyards. Even though it's 33 degrees Celsius outside, the malls are filled with snow, Santa [...]

Bishnoi Village Safari: Day trip from Jodhpur

Jodhpur is home to many famous attractions including the Blue City and Mehrangarh Fort. However, if you're in Jodhpur for more than a couple of days, you should definitely sign up for a Bishnoi village safari. The Bishnoi people are a religious sect who live in Western Rajasthan. Bishnois (bis means 20 and noi means 9) follow 29 religious [...]