Category Archives: Travel Books we recommend

Travel Book: From the Holy Mountain

I’ve liked William Dalrymple since The Last Mughals, but I am also a little tired of reading about India. Indians. Mughals. The chaos. The disparity. The colors. Kali. So I decided to order this book from Flipkart, my favorite service of late. The book arrived within 3 days, and since then I have been engrossed […]
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Travel Book: Following Fish

This is a delightful book from a first-time author, Samanth Subramanian. He travels along the coastline of India exploring – as the title of the book says – Fish. Starting from the Hilsa of Bengal to the Karimeen with toddy in Kerala, up the coast to Mumbai, he delves into homes, hotels, shacks, and people’s […]
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