Welcome back to This is India! I always have funny/weird stories about India to share with friends or family when I talk to them. This is just meant to be an honest portrayal of my life in India through short anecdotes. I also share here what I’ve been up to online outside Werkenntwen.
About Rachel JonesRachel Jones left a career in nursing and lived on the beaches of Goa, India for the five years. Now she lives in Mexico where she gives advice on the 40+ countries she’s visited in the last 10 years. She’s the author of two India travel e-books: Guide to India and Insider’s Guide to Goa. Her blog, Werkenntwen, like its name, is a contradiction combining off-beat adventurous places with glamorous and bespoke travel. Werkenntwen has been featured in ELLE, Marie Claire, Grazia, and Cosmopolitan magazines. She’s a writer for Bravo TV.
The following article is from a fellow travel blogger who is sharing an awesome budget friendly private tour in Phuket she found on her travels. I didn't know two tourists on a budget could feel so important and VIP until our private tour in Phuket. The two areas we'd visited prior, Bangkok and Chiang Mai, were
Wondering where to go in Bali for a unique experience? You'll love this glamping experience in Ubud! Upon checking in at Sandat Glamping, you're given a welcome drink and left to explore while they get your room key. The main dining area is amazing. It's all bamboo and the furniture and design are very cool.
The following is a guest post from fellow travel bloggers who have done a RTW trip (round the world trip) and wanted to share about how much it costs and how you can do a year around the world, too. How You Can Journey A Year Around The World "How much does it cost?" That’s
If you're on Instagram, no doubt you see girls staying at private pool villas every 10 photos on your feed! It seems like most "digital nomads" live in Bali, and bounce from villa to villa. I was there for three weeks and really wanted to see what it was like to spend two days in
Oh, Bali, you are so beautiful! I spent a wonderful three weeks here. While I can't give you an expert, local guide to Bali, I can give you a little, first-timer's one just like I would a friend! There will be places I miss since I'm only sharing about places I actually went to or stayed
India has announced recently that they are now offering e-business and e-medical visas for travel to India. They also changed the previous e-visa time limit from 30 days to the now 60-day maximum. This is great news! I want to share how to get a business e-visa for India and a medical one, which are
Wondering where to stay in Bali? Check out the beautiful and luxurious Alila Seminyak! I have stayed at the Alila Diwa in Goa three times and love it more everytime. Four years ago, it was the first "fancy" hotel I stayed at, in a Club room. Ever since I have always remembered how spoiled I