Foodies Trip of Delhi, Agra & Jaipur

Foodies Trip of Delhi, Agra & Jaipur 
Places covered: New Delhi, Agra & Jaipur.
Activities: Food tours, cooking classes, photo walks, camel rides, playtime with elephants, kitchen tours, introduction to spices, city walks.
Mode of transport: By road
Accommodation: A mix of best luxury and heritage hotels.
Transport: In comfortable air-conditioned vehicles.
Sightseeing: Major landmarks of all cities in addition to some hidden gems on the way
Duration: 6 days, 7 nights. ( Option to add more days)

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Travel Itinerary
DAY 1, Delhi: Delhi Delights 
First day in Delhi will be the time to begin the food tour of Delhi from Old Delhi. This tour which is the top ranked culinary tour service in Delhi will serve as a great introduction to Indian food and culture and will help set the tone for rest of your trip to India. There will be approximately 16-18 different Indian food dishes from different Indian cuisines and you’ll visit  up to 10 different food joints in Old Delhi, Central and South Delhi. All of the food joints that you’ll visit have been in business for generations and are famous for their quality of food. The oldest place in the list is in business for 110 years and youngest for 40. You’ll sample delicacies like samosa, lassi, butter chicken, kulfi (Indian ice creams), melt in mouth kebabs and much more. The Old Delhi part of the tour will take you through the old, narrow streets of medieval Delhi marked by old mansions, centuries old market and thousands of people milling about in their daily routine. Each lane in this area is a market for different commodity like invitation cards, spices, bicycles, cameras, utensils, vegetables, clothes , shoes, books and much more. The [...]

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Culinary Tour of India with Chef : February 2016

Culinary Tour of India with Chef : February 2016
Bookings for this season’s first Culinary Tour of India with chef in February 2016 are open.  This food tour of India with a chef will cover Delhi, Agra and Jaipur in 6 days. These culinary tours are great choice for foodies and are eclectic mixture of memorable activities like food walks, cooking demos, sightseeing, adventure and introduction to culture and history of India in one compact package. The group size is kept small to ensure maximum attention to detail. All the culinary activities included in the tour will be led by Rajeev and his crew. Last date for booking a slot in this tour is 20th January.   

Places covered: India’s Golden Triangle which includes New Delhi, Agra and Jaipur.
Activities: Food tours, cooking classes, playtime with elephants, desert safaris, introduction to spices. A professional photographer will stay with group to take their pictures during the tour and to help guests take some high quality pictures themselves.
Mode of transport: By road
Accommodation: A mix of best heritage and boutique hotels in Delhi, Agra & Jaipur.
Meals: All meals included from food tours, top specialty restaurants and hotels. 
Sightseeing: Major tourist attractions of all cities in addition to some hidden gems on the way.
Cost : US $ 1950 per person on twin sharing basis inclusive of all taxes.
Maximum group size : 15
Duration: 6 days, 6 nights.
Dates: Reporting date 15th February. Official tour from 16th October till 21st February 2016
Last date for booking: 20th January 2016
Contact: Email – info@indiafoodtour.com , Phone +919810645418

Travel Itinerary:
On 15th February, a day before the tour officially starts, all the guests will be taken for a special welcome dinner with Rajeev . This one will be [...]

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    How to keep safe from water and food related problems while traveling

How to keep safe from water and food related problems while traveling

A lot of people suffer from upset stomach and other related illness by consuming unsafe water and food while traveling. A few people are blessed with iron stomach and immune system better than Terminator. But for rest of us, a lot of effort is spent on not getting sick whenever we step outside our homes for any period of time.

This issue is of particular importance for people who are traveling to foreign countries. You will find different notions of hygiene, cleanliness and even different pests and germs in different places. For example, communicable diseases like malaria are almost completely eradicated in western world, but they still claims hundreds of thousands of lives in many other countries.  Although, this topic can be written about in a very detailed manner, time and space constraints dictate that I limit this article to basic precautions related to water and food safety only. Although, this article is written with India in mind, these are some general instructions which hold true almost everywhere. So let’s begin with
Food Safety Rules For Travelers
Taking even basic precautions related to food safety and hygiene can save you a lot of trouble.  High end restaurants and hotels are considered cleaner than most road-side street food vendors. But this is not true everywhere in very case. One such case in example is freshness of ingredients used. A lot of of street food vendors prepare their dishes earlier in day or during the work hours and serve them as fresh as possible. Meanwhile, restaurants usually prepare large quantities of their most popular food items or ingredients and store them in refrigerators to be heated up just before serving.
Here are some points for you to keep [...]