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The India’s Cup 2018: Training Day

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Day 1 of the India’s Cup driving challenge 2018. April 2018 saw the first edition of the India’s Cup in its new, improved, format. Better vehicles, a better route, and, of course, brand new teams. The event was a great challenge, but provided participants with many fantastic moments and incredible moments. We’re going […]

The States We Visit on the India’s Cup

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Do you know all the states we visit on the India’s Cup? There are lots of reasons to love the India’s Cup adventure rally, from the freedom of the open road to the spirit of camaraderie you’ll share with other teams. We also love discovering South India, and the differences within. The […]

The Chinese Fishing Nets of Kochi

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The Kochi Chinese fishing nets are one of emblems of Kerala. On the India’s Cup rally we drive throughout much of Southern India, from the bustle of Chennai to the glorious beaches of Goa, with a lot of amazing places in between. It’s hard to beat the state of Kerala, […]

The Curries of Southern India

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Each state we visit has its own specialities. Photo by Seena.ge The India’s Cup minimal assistance rally specialises in the adventure and excitement of the open road. It’s also about embracing authentic Indian culture, part of which means getting to know local food. For many travellers experiencing Indian cuisine will […]

Our Favourite Photos of Kerala

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These photos of Kerala show one of the most beautiful regions on earth. The India’s Cup minimal assistance adventure rally kicks off again in April 2018, and teams will travel almost 1500 miles, all the way from Chennai to Goa. En route participants will visit the gorgeous state of Kerala, […]

Kerala or Goa: Which State is Your Favourite?

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People often ask us, if we had to pick a favourite state, Goa or Kerala, which would be. Now we answer!   We’re lucky: on the the India’s Cup we visit both Goa and Kerala. Both have unique charms, but some people demand answer: if we had to pick a favourite, what […]

The Beautiful Backwaters of Kerala

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 When travelling to South India, the beautiful backwaters of Kerala are unmissable. Here’s why:   What are the backwaters of Kerala?     Originally formed by water coming down from the Western Ghats, the beautiful Kerala backwaters are a series of connected lagoons, running along almost half the length of […]

The Oldest British Building in India

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Photo by Plane Mad   The oldest British building in India is St Mary’s Church, found in Chennai’s Fort St George. While India has many glorious temples and shrines going back millennia, the British also left their mark on the country. In Chennai’s Fort St George, the central area of what […]

Why You Should Visit the Western Ghats

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Here’s why you should visit the Western Ghats. Sometimes India’s cities can be a little too fast-paced, a little too busy, and often a little too hot. When you need to take a break from the crowds, there’s no better way than to visit the Western Ghats. The mountain range […]

The Most Spectacular Temple in Southern India

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Meenakshi Amman Temple is regarded by many as the most spectacular temple in Southern India.  Photo by Jorge Royan   Locals consider Meenakshi Amman temple the eighth wonder of the world, and that’s not just their pride talking: the architectural marvel was among the worldwide entrants considered for a position […]