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India Travel Tips: Getting a Rickshaw (“Tuk-tuk”)

India Travel Tips: Getting a Rickshaw (“Tuk-tuk”)

An auto-rickshaw (sometimes referred to just as “auto”) is a kind of three wheeled taxi with no doors. It’s the cheapest form...
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India Travel Tips: Haggling

India Travel Tips: Haggling

Below is a blog post I wrote soon after travelling around India (almost 15 years ago, where has the time...
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Menu of the Month!

Menu of the Month!

You may have seen or heard already, but as of February 2021 we have changed our offering to a “Menu...
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India: The Weird & The Wonderful

India: The Weird & The Wonderful

Having travelled a fair bit across India, I tend to get asked to describe the country quite often. Especially by...
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My Journey into Veganism: Part 1

My Journey into Veganism: Part 1

When I started The Indian Guy with my wife in July 2018, I was a full on meat eater. As...
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India Travel Tips: Driving

India Travel Tips: Driving

1. Horn 2. Brakes 3. Luck These are the three rules of driving in India, according to a tour guide...
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The Indian Head Wobble

The Indian Head Wobble

Whenever I talk about India (quite a lot, incidentally), one of the things I find myself repeating is the huge...
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Indian Food Culture

Indian Food Culture

I always found it strange when I went out for a curry with my “Western” friends. A starter, main, naan...
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The Food

The Food

Following on from previous posts, it was really important to me that The Indian Guy was true to what Indian...
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Why I started The Indian Guy

Why I started The Indian Guy

Cast your mind back to May 2018. I had recently made a big career change, going from the world of...
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Welcome!

Welcome!

Hello and welcome to The Indian Guy blog! I (Jin) will be writing about various topics on this page, from...
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