Free SIM card for tourists in India

Foreign tourists arriving in India with e-visas to get free pre-activated SIM cards

This is excellent news for foreign tourists coming to India. Tourists who apply for an e-visa to India will now get pre-activated free SIM cards. This is a brilliant move since getting a new SIM card isn’t as easy as getting one in many other countries we’ve been to before. These SIM cards, launched in partnership …

Angkor Wat Cambodia

Visiting The Angkor Wat Just Became More Expensive, By Almost Double

Yes, you read that right. Visiting Cambodia’s celebrated Angkor Wat temples just got more expensive. The 12th-century temple complex, Angkor Wat draws more than two million tourists a year. Starting from the first of February this year, the price of the one day ticket for foreigners goes from $20 to $38 (90% increase in price), the …

Problems with Club Mahindra Resorts

We Chose to Cancel Our Club Mahindra Membership. Here’s Why

Update: Club Mahindra responds. Earlier this year, in spite of a lot of negative reviews from both family and friends, we decided to go ahead and get a Club Mahindra membership. In Preethika’s words, that was her gift to me, since I prefer relaxed holidays while she likes to do a million things every day, and …

Tower Bridge of London

Free Entry To 1,850+ Museums, Buildings, Gardens And Other Attractions This Weekend in UK

I wish I were in London right now 🙁 This is perhaps a little late, but better late than never. Stumbled upon this gem, which reminded me of our free entries to all the attractions in Athens during our trip to Greece last year. As a part of European Heritage Days, there are many places …

Is this the beginning of Airline Wars in India Part 2?

There have been quite a few airline ticket sales in the last few months, with airlines trying out every trick in their sleeve to get a bigger market share, and to improve their respective brand loyalties. Jet Airways brought out their GetMore campaign and even gave out free business class upgrades on Twitter. SpiceJet introduced …