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The Venice of India

January 21st 2009
Today was an extrordinary day. We rose and had "pancakes" AKA crepes with bananas and jam with chai and coffee for breakfast on the roof of our hotel. Then we were off. First we visited the local Hindu temple, Shree Jagdish Temple and then we went to The City Palace. The City Palace started being built around 734 CE and was just finished recently. Our tour guide stayed outside (he didnt' wa ... read more
Asia » India » Rajasthan » Udaipur

Indian Flag The Indus Valley civilization, one of the oldest in the world, dates back at least 5,000 years. Aryan tribes from the northwest invaded about 1500 B.C.; their merger with the earlier Dravidian inhabitants created the classical Indian culture. Arab in... ... read more
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