I suppose sometimes the best way to keep an eye on your goods is to sleep on top of them. Something comfy to sleep on is always welcome during the notoriously long delays within the Indian rail network. This was apparent during what became an overnight stay in Varanasi train station for a train that never even turned up. I laid my roll mat on the floor and got as much sleep as I could, although I was awoken now and again by the odd rat curling up beside me…

I suppose sometimes the best way to keep an eye on your goods is to sleep on top of them. Something comfy to sleep on is always welcome during the notoriously long delays within the Indian rail network. This was apparent during what became an overnight stay in Varanasi train station for a train that never even turned up. I laid my roll mat on the floor and got as much sleep as I could, although I was awoken now and again by the odd rat curling up beside me…