Ahmadabad, India

The decorations, the music, the bright colours, the family, it’s all part of an Indian wedding. Indian weddings in the UK are spectacular in their own right! For us at home, guest lists of 400 are huge. Now fly 400 miles across to India, and multiply our spectacular weddings by 100! When one of my... Continue Reading →

Gujarat, India

Gujarati culture is renowned, not only in India but around the world, as a colourful celebration of pretty much everything. Festivals such as Navratri (the dance festival), Makar Sankranthi (harvest festival), Holi (festival of colour) and many, many more are relished here with such zeal and energy that the experience will captivate your memory for... Continue Reading →

The Guest: Sichuan

The southwestern Chinese province of Sichuan is a basin surrounded by mountains, with unchanged borders for over 500 years. The region is known for the famous Sichuan spice in its cuisine, giant panda sanctuaries and expansive green and blue mountain landscapes. To the western side of the province you will find a Tibetan plateau with... Continue Reading →

Rwanda

The Land of a Thousand Hills- thus Rwanda is rather romantically named. This however is probably not what this landlocked jewel of the African continent is known for. Along with its neighbour Uganda, it has become synonymous with the majesty of the mountain gorillas that reside within its verdant perimeter. This, and more pertinently, the... Continue Reading →

Vietnam

To say Southeast Asia has been on the radar in the last few years is an understatement. The lure of Thailand's turquoise waters following Leonardo di Caprio’s turn in The Beach (it is not a good film), architectural and religious treasures like Angkor Wat in Cambodia and the rich and war-torn history of Vietnam combine... Continue Reading →

The Colombo Matrix

No prizes for guessing where this concept originated. Two authors and a friend were in this city when the Colombo Matrix was born. It is our best effort to rate cities or countries we have visited. It will become a regular feature of this site and for you, the reader, be an easy indicator if... Continue Reading →

Meet the Team

We said there were five of us. Actually six, if we include you! Let us introduce the five minds behind Yugen Go: Bhav is our talented photographer. The only time we've seen him without his camera is at his wedding. He loves cooking.  Bhav's Yugen: To see, experience and capture the true beauty of Phuket. Living as a... Continue Reading →

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