Entries tagged: New Delhi

New Delhi Now

New Delhi Now

A clash of modern life and old worlds, there is always something new to love in India’s colorful capital. Writer Martine Bury takes us along on her journey to India. A Scene A rickshaw ride through Old Delhi allows the kind of historical and present day sensory overload you really cannot experience anywhere else on planet earth. My guide, Ashok Sharda, tells me the story of this city, which houses India’s executive, legislative and judicial branches. Pristine tree-lined streets, official buildings and precious monuments give way to crumbling apartments and a chaotic cocktail of the human experience with tangled electrical cables and wires […]

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A Shopper's Mecca

A Shopper’s Mecca

A clash of modern life and old worlds, there is always something new to love in India’s colorful capital. Writer Martine Bury takes us along on her journey to India. Read the first part of her journey here. Following Robyn Bickford’s sage advice, I did get in touch with Fiona Caulfield—a globe-trotting Australian author, writer, journalist, explorer, sought-after public speaker and entrepreneur living the Artist’s Way in India. A long love story—she fell for the country in 2004, in Calcutta, on the way from Everest Base Camp to the Bangladeshi capital, Dhaka. Having left a lucrative career in New York, her journey ultimately resulted […]

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