Pila in Aosta Valley

Heading on a jam packed school coach at the age of 14 to Pila in Northern Italy, was not my way of usual travel. In fact, I had never (before this point) travelled for a long distance by bus anywhere. I had before flown everywhere, accustomed to the expat lifestyle in Bahrain and the glamorous … More Pila in Aosta Valley

Honeymooners in Manali

Manali is in Himchal Pradesh, north of Dharamshala, south of the state Jammu and Kashmir, and neighbour to China. It is a honeymooners paradise, couples flock here after their arranged weddings and cling to each other for warmth, sipping chai by the fire and posing for pictures in the snow. Going in February meant that … More Honeymooners in Manali