India Archives | Brownell Travel

Seasonal Changes and Packing Suggestions

Although India has primarily a tropical climate, the weather varies widely all over the sub-continent. There are roughly eight climatic zones, with the monsoons coming to different parts of the country at different times.  NORTH AND CENTRAL INDIA  Generally the plains of North India have three distinct seasons: 1. November to March: Winter with daily… Read More >

The Maharajas Express

Bowden Sarrett and her son, Davis, are currently aboard the fabulous Maharajas Express traveling throughout India with our Virtuoso partner, Cox & Kings. The Maharajas Express is taking them from Mumbai to Delhi in style aboard their brand new luxury train. Each morning aboard the train begins with milk and tea, delivered by the butler…. Read More >


Eat. Pray. Love. This weekend is the premier of the film adaptation of 2006’s best-selling memoir, “Eat Pray Love”! For those of you not familiar with this book, Liz Gilbert (played by Julia Roberts) “discovers the true pleasure of nourishment by eating in Italy, and in India, she discovers the power of prayer. Finally, her… Read More >

Tiger Treking in India

Meg North in India! Luxury Travel Advisor’s article Meg North, executive vice president of Brownell Travel, recently returned from a tiger-tracking safari through the wilds of India, with her trusted travel advisor and business partner, Martha Gaughen, who recommended the trip. The invigorating spiritual journey made a lasting impression on the pair. When my friend… Read More >