Girl texting. Photo by Jhaymesisviphotography.
India Travel Safety

How To Avoid Bags & Mobile Phone Snatchers

Last week a local friend of mine, Mohit, was walking in along the road in the busy tourist area of Karol Bhag, New Delhi when he checked his phone. As he did a motorcycle stopped next to him and the passenger swiped his phone from his hands and sped off. […]

KTM RC 390 on the track. Photo by KTM.
Motorcycle Travel

The 10 Best & Worst Things About the KTM RC 390

I recently took a 2016 KTM RC 390 from Delhi to Rohtak, Haryana to eat the largest paratha in the world. I’d wanted to get some more experience on a sports bike for a while now since I predominately ride upright adventure tourers like the Kawasaki Versys 650 or the Royal […]

Apartments. Photo by Pulkit Sinha.
India Travel Safety

Why You Should Never Pay in Advance in India

I’m trusting and used to paying for things in advance back home in the West. However, India is a different beast, and I quickly found myself being ripped off. Once you give someone money in India, it ain’t coming back. Whenever you can avoid it, do not pay for services […]