Travel blog of an Indian family as they journey the world.

How baby friendly is Sri Lanka – Worldyatri Baby Friendly Index of Countries

May 31, 2014  //   by Lily   //   comments(3)  //  Featured_Post

Baby friend index - Sri Lanka, travel with a baby

The first of our Worldyatri baby friendly Index of countries is on Sri Lanka. The emerald island was the first country on our long trip and in many ways was also the first laboratory of our experiment of long term travel with a baby. Here goes the index for Sri Lanka. Visa and passport controls: […]



Worldyatri baby friendly Index of countries

May 30, 2014  //   by Lily   //   comments(0)  //  Featured_Post

Worldyatri baby friendly Index of countries

We started our journey when Raiyaan had just turned one. There was some anxiety on long term travel with an infant. As we enter our third phase of our travel, we found that Raiyaan has adapted to long term travel perhaps more than us. It has been a learning experience for us and we had […]


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Tale of Kip – Withdrawing money from ATM in Laos

April 30, 2014  //   by admin   //   comments(0)  //  Travel Advice

ATM Laos

Laos makes you an instant millionaire. One million Lao Kip is equivalent to around 7,500 Indian Rupees or 125 USD. This astronomical valuation can be disconcerting in the beginning but you gradually get used to it. Contrary to advice dished out by travel guides including Lonely Planet, you do not need to stack up on […]



Laos visa on arrival for Indians – overland from Nongkhai to Vientiane

April 30, 2014  //   by admin   //   comments(2)  //  Travel Advice

Laos Visa on arrival for INdai

Laos is one of the 52 countries that offer Visa on arrival for Indians which is a God send for long term travellers like us. We went overland from Thailand to Laos and it was quite a breeze. Our last town in Thailand was Nong Khai, a centre of the Isaan culture known for its […]


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Sri Lankan visa for Indians

February 28, 2014  //   by admin   //   comments(1)  //  Destinations

Sri Lanka visa for Indian passport

The Indian passport is not the best one for long term global travel. In the Henley Index that ranks countries based on travel freedom and visa free travel, India ranks a poor 74th out of 93 countries. Consider this, a passport from Kazkahstan, Moldova and Zimbabwe, have access to more countries than an Indian passport. […]


Tags::   Sri Lanka, Visa for Indians,

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