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Should You Visit UNESCO Elephanta Island in Mumbai?

What to Know About UNESCO Elephanta Island. The rock-cut temples are thought to have been created between 450-750AD when the island was known as Gharapuri (Place of Caves). The small island has numerous archaeological remains spread over two hillocks that

A Mish Mosh of Exciting Mumbai, India

Billionaires, Over The Top Weddings and Sights This trip to Mumbai/Bombay was a revelation. Did you know that India is third in the entire world for number of Billionaires? And India’s Middle Class keeps on doubling? Yes, it does have

World Famous Taj Mahal Palace Hotel Mumbai

Marine Steve and I stayed in the old wing at the Taj Mahal Palace Hotel in 1988. I remember wonderful Chinese Food (way to my heart) and that’s about it. Jump to 27 years later and we are now in

Jet Airways Economy B737 Bangalore-Mumbai

It is a very short 1-1/2 flight (give or take a few minutes) from Bangalore to Mumbai. Our 4:00p flight left five minutes late but still managed to arrive on time. Jet Airways offered a meal and free water or

Cutting Edge Bangalore International Airport, India

India’s new airport terminals will change every perception you ever had about India. Contemporary, cutting edge, and gorgeous. I don’t have enough adjectives to describe… And watch the video below to see one of Bollywood’s super stars… Bangalore/Bengaluru is the

Learn Why You Should Visit Incredible India

India is one of the most feared destinations to visit so thinks the occasional traveler. I began TravelsWithSheila.com in 2007 with one goal in mind. To encourage travelers to step out of their comfort zone and visit unfamiliar destinations.  Just