Over the last 100 or so years women have broken down much of the entrenched sexism which was once common place in even modern western countries. But this is not the case in India. In India, women are viewed in a very different light.
Unless you have an absolutely iron clad constitution inevitably you will become at least slightly ill during your stay in India. but here's a collection of tips, tricks and advice on staying as healthy as possible.
Touts, or spruikers, are an unfortunate fact of life in India. In fact it's wise to assume anyone actively trying to help has a hidden agenda of some kind.