Taj Mahal, India


Awe-inspiring India is a destination that will tickle the very base of your soul. Renowned for hosting one of the world’s oldest civilisations, dating back approximately 9 500 years (older than Egypt), and the birthplace of Hinduism, Buddhism, Jainism, and Sikhism – you can expect a mesmerising journey of cultural discovery, with literally hundreds of thousands of living temples, mosques, churches and gurdwaras. Lose yourself in the majesty of the Himalaya, marvel at the ochre hued deserts of Rajasthan, stand in the mottled shade of the dense jungles of central India and unwind on one of the golden beaches of the south. And, just when you thought India couldn’t possibly be more enticing, the country boasts a collection of 733 protected areas. These havens shelter the majority of the world’s wild tigers, Asiatic lion, leopard, wild dogs, sloth bear, Asiatic rhino, elephants, the gaur and many deer and monkey species.

nutmeg and mace are two spices from the same fruit in zanzibar

Travel for the senses Three travel experiences that appeal to the senses & showcase the unique flavours of the continents…
by Claire Trickett24th February 2017
East IndiaDarjeeling

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Eat Pray Love and Travel

Eat, pray, love … and travel Step out of your comfort zone and eat, pray and love your way through India. It will change you…
by Claire Trickett12th September 2017

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tea plantations in Darjeeling, India

For the love of food Food is an integral part of Indian culture, with each region, religion and caste lending its own unique influences...
by Claire Trickett5th August 2016
East IndiaDarjeeling

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Lama and Machu Picchu in Peru in South America

10 (more) dramatic landscapes 2017 is a blank slate. Here are 10 (more) dramatic landscapes to get you in a travel state of mind…
by Claire Trickett24th January 2017

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two leopards in india by steve winter

Film & photography experts rely on &Beyond Asia Our &Beyond Asia team has quickly become the #1 go-to travel expert of choice for several top documentaries...
by Claire Trickett5th August 2016

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Alan Murray Zebras Migrating

50 words to use on your next safari Did you know that each grouping or ‘family’ of animals has its own collective noun? Here are 50…
by Claire Trickett23rd June 2017
Central IndiaBandhavgarh National Park

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Tiger Safari in India, Asia

5 reasons to love autumn in Asia From an elephant pool party to lush jungle tranquillity, here are 5 reasons to love autumn in Asia…
by Claire Trickett27th September 2017

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maasai man overlooking the vast masai mara

What’s hot in 2017 Start dreaming of your next adventure with our Top 10 hottest destinations & travel trends for 2017…
by Claire Trickett10th January 2017
East IndiaAssam

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Ensuite Bathroom At Oberoi Amarvilas

10 bathrooms you’ll fall in love with 10 luxury bathrooms you’ll fall in love with. We invite you to indulge the senses and let us spoil you…
by Claire Trickett6th February 2017
North IndiaAgra

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maasai man overlooking the vast masai mara

10 places to disconnect Disconnect from the wifi and seek a much deeper connection as you travel the world with us…
by Claire Trickett14th February 2018

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private dining at andbeyond ngorongoro crater

Our 15 favourite surprise feasts Celebrating our 15 favourite surprise feasts for &Beyond guests on 3 different continents…
by Claire Trickett14th July 2017
North IndiaRajasthanJodhpur

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Holi Festival in India

10 reasons to celebrate Holi Most definitely one for the bucket list, here are 10 reasons why you should celebrate Holi with us…
by Claire Trickett29th November 2016
North IndiaAgra

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