Shane Lakhani

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The great survivor of plots on his life — and his beard

Kerala

For many travellers, Kerala is South India's most serenely beautiful state. A slender coastal strip is shaped by its layered landscape: almost 600km of glorious Arabian Sea coast and beaches; a languid network of glistening backwaters; and the spice- and tea-covered hills of the Western Ghats. Just …

Arabian Sea

How to eat Indian street food safely

Tucking into street food is one of the joys of travelling in India – here are some tips to help avoid tummy troubles.<p>1. Give yourself a few days to adjust to the local cuisine, especially if you’re not used to spicy food.<p>2. You know the rule about following a crowd – if the locals are avoiding a …

Watermelon

Mumbai’s moveable feast

In a city that usually eats on the run, Restaurant Week India is a chance for food connoisseurs to sample sumptuous dishes from some of Mumbai's finest restaurants.<p>Serpentine queues outside restaurants are de rigueur in a city that is always on the move. Mumbai is a city that eats on the run and …