West India

West India

One of the smaller yet by no means less significant regions of India, West India consist of the states of Goa, Maharashtra, Gujarat and Rajasthan. Bordering Pakistan, West India is known for its cultural and religious diversity. The region is known for its foreign influences, with the Portuguese colonial legacy evident in Goa while Turkic and Persian influences are visible in Gujarat. Goa is amongst India’s most popular tourism destinations due to its spectacular beaches and party culture.

Mumbai

Read guide

West India

Globe Trekker

View episode

Best Beaches

Globe Trekker

View episode

Mumbai City Guide

Globe Trekker

View episode

The Rise and Fall of the...

Globe Trekker

View episode

Ultimate India

Globe Trekker

View episode

British Raj

Empire Builders

View episode

The Story of Tea

The Story Of…

View episode

November Globe Guide

Pilot Globe Guides

View episode

Hippy Haven: Goa

Hippy Haven: Goa

Read article

TV Shows: World Food - South India Features: Operation Lunch - The Art of Tiffin

TV Shows: World Food - South...

Read article

Foods from around the World: Betel Nut

Foods from around the World:...

Read article

Study Guide: A Short History of Tea

Study Guide: A Short History...

Read article

The Top 5 Things To See & Do In Jaisalmer

The Top 5 Things To See & Do...

Read article

Study Guide: The Mongol Empire

Study Guide: The Mongol

Read article

Great Explorers: Asia

Great Explorers: Asia

Read article

The Ultimate Guide to Tipping While Abroad

The Ultimate Guide to Tipping...

Read article

The Top 10 Things To See & Do In South India

The Top 10 Things To See & Do...

Read article

All Aboard The Maharajas' Express

All Aboard The Maharajas'...

Read article

The Hippie Trail: A Counterculture Movement

The Hippie Trail: A...

Read article

Tough Trains India with Zay Harding

Tough Trains India with Zay...

Read news