Life is in the detail

Go to the Himalayas in India to enjoy the stunning scenery, a different pace of life and to meet very special people.

Frances - Original Traveller

Frances

Frances Mavor

Original Travel Expert

I have extensive travel experience throughout The Far East and India.

My travels

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Travel Things I Want To Do Before I Die

  • See the Northern Lights
  • Go to Japan and eat fresh sushi
  • Explore Mongolia
  • See as many different animals as humanly possible - I want to see them all!
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Best Moments

  • Living within a Lepcha community for three months - I really enjoyed not having any electricity and it was extremely refreshing not being contactable
  • Meeting the Dali Lama in McLeod Ganj
  • Seeing giant tortoises in the Galapagos
  • Attempting to cross roads in Hanoi - terrifying but at the same time amusing
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Toughest Travel Moment

  • Having my camera and iPod stolen in South America, devastating not having a camera and decent music on long bus rides. On a plus they didn't take my passport.
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Weirdest Travel Moment

  • When I was living in a tribal community in India, I joined in with several chicken killing parties - when these took place school was cancelled and the day was spent hacking a chicken and then cooking all parts of it while drinking chee (millet beer)!

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