Sarnath, more Varanasi

If you remember, today I was booked on a tour to Sarnath, having more or less seen all of Varanasi yesterday. It’s learning time!Sarnath, which is a town just 10 km north of Varanasi, is one of the four first holy sites of Buddhism, based on the major events of Buddha’s life. The first is… Continue reading Sarnath, more Varanasi

The ghats of Varanasi

This guest house may have more charm than I needed -I slept well, but it was super noisy with people coming and going outside since the crack of dawn!My only plan for the morning was to walk around Varanasi and get a feel for the place, so I took my sweet time with breakfast before… Continue reading The ghats of Varanasi