Exotic and tropical destinations scored high on the ‘Which country to visit’ lists in 2018 and will continue to do well in 2019! While deciding for our next tropical destination, the calling of a neighbouring country that topped the Best Country to visit in 2019 by Lonely Planet was hard to ignore. It was an easy choice too given the budget constraints and its proximity to India. We spent 10 days in the island nation and explored what we could fit in our itinerary, that only left us craving for more. If you are intrigued by the vast natural beauty, improved tourism and cultural diversity of this once war torn country, here is everything you need to know!Continue reading SRI LANKA: 9 things you should know before visiting
Russia has experienced a surge in tourism after hosting the Fifa World Cup 2018, but the language barrier can make it challenging for Indians to visit. This post recounts experiences of our 2019 trip to Russia. Hopefully it will make it easier for other Indians to visit.Continue reading Indians in Russia – Without Tour Operators
Brazil covers nearly half of South America. It’s one of the most developed economies in South America, and yet has decent internet speed. Public Wi-Fi is unreliable. International roaming packages are pretty expensive, and therefore the straightforward way to reduce your roaming bills is to switch to a local SIM.Continue reading Best Brazil Prepaid SIM Cards for Indian Visitors
For Indians, Qatar isn’t typically a preferred holiday destination as much as South-East Asian countries such as Thailand, Singapore, Indonesia, and Malaysia. Though there’s frequent to and fro for business travelers to this country.Continue reading Best Qatar SIM Card Plans for Indian Tourists
Here is a list of 6 things you must know before going to Thailand if you are going on visa on arrival.
South Africa is a vast country and fortunately staying connected back in India with a local SIM is easy and inexpensive. Internet connectivity and network coverage are good in the main cities, but can take a hit as you move towards the remote areas. South Africa has some good prepaid plans (most of them are pay as you) to reduce your bills.Continue reading South Africa SIM Cards For Indian Tourists
With the tourism industry booming currently, there are some countries which offer visa-on-arrival to the tourists. This helps in eliminating the pre-visa approval hassles and even last-minute plans can be executed with the help of visa-on-arrival policy by the country. Visa approval can be a tedious process, however, there are few countries such as the Maldives who offer visa on arrival.Continue reading Maldives Visa on Arrival Process For Indian Citizens
If there’s one particular place in Indonesia that gets all the attention from Indian travelers and honeymooners, then that’s Bali — an Indonesian island known for its forested volcanic mountains, iconic rice paddies, beaches and coral reefs.
Indonesia has good Wi-Fi connectivity. So, if your plans don’t extend much further than hopping from bars to restaurants to your hotel, then you might not need a SIM card. However, if you want to stay connected everywhere, buy a local SIM card to avoid expensive roaming bills.Continue reading Best Indonesia Prepaid SIM for Indian Tourists
If you’re planning to make a short trip to Moscow or St. Petersburg, likely, you don’t need SIM card because hotels usually have Wi-Fi and so do cafes, restaurants, and public areas. Using the Wi-Fi, you can make WhatsApp calls, and text at the same time. But if you’re planning an extended stay in Russia or you’re on the Trans-Siberian trip, then it’s worth purchasing a Russian tourist SIM card. Using your home phone network gets expensive. A local tourist SIM will help you cut down your phone bill expenses.
There are several Russian tourist SIM cards which offer a great deal of data. Calls to India, however, are costly. This post explains the best Russian tourist SIMs for Indian travellers and the options available.Continue reading Best Russia Tourist SIM cards for Indian Travelers
Turkey isn’t an expensive place to travel in. However, that doesn’t stand true for staying connected with your loved ones back in India. Switching over to a local SIM is equally expensive. Turkey doesn’t have many options and therefore buying a SIM card in Turkey isn’t cheap.Continue reading The Best Turkey SIM Card for Indian Travelers