This paraglider man was gliding over the cliffs of Varkala, south Kerala on the far southern tip of India. He kept making passes over the heads of all the onlookers, plus he started showing off when he saw me snapping away!
The old French colonial city, Pondicherry sits on the south east coast of India in the region of Tamil Nadu. There is a strong European feel in the French Quarter of this coastal town, with iconic mustard coloured buildings and long broad streets.
Our first day in Kanyakumari started with me being roughly shaken by a train cleaner. Our night train from Pondicherry arrived in the early morning and luckily for us, Kanyakumari is the last stop on the line.
Every time I use an ATM, anywhere in the world. I get worried. Worried that the machine will gobble up my card and hold onto it forever. Worried that I might shove it in too quickly before the flashing lights come on, somehow pissing it off. Punishing me by depriving my cherished piece of money […]