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(Anti) Honeymoon Travels Pvt. Ltd. / Passage through India – on a Rs 500-a-day budget, DNA, June 14, 2015 by Gargi Gupta


dna1_2_2Five years ago, Devapriya Roy and Saurav Jha had an “insane idea” – they’d travel to the four corners of India in a hundred days, spending no more than Rs 500 a day. They were young – Devapriya was 26 and Saurav two years older – though not young enough to take a year off without worrying about how it would affect their lives and careers. All around, people like them – university-educated, reasonably well off, culturally liberal – had their noses firmly to the grindstone, steadily clawing their way up without a thought of “opting out”.