India part I - Kolkata February 23rd 2009 I have seen hand pulled rickshaws
I, Ake, had in February a chance to travel for a week. Emma could not go with me this time because she had to work so I had to go alone. I don't really mind travelling alone. Sometimes I even think it is quite nice. I can then go and visit all the weird places that I like so much but Emma doesn't. So as long as I visit Ake-likes-but-Emma-doesn't-like-p ... read more
Asia » India » West Bengal » Kolkata 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
We are Emma Holmbro and Ake Dahllof. We live in Stockholm, Sweden.
We have travelled more or less regularly since the mid 1990-ies and it seems like the more we travel the more difficult it is to decide where to go next. Not because we are running out of places to visit but because we find more places we want to go to faster than we manage to travel to them.
Some of the things from our travel bucket list we have ticked off since we started this blog in 2006 are
Angel Falls in Venezuela
Machu Piccu in Peru
Chernobyl in Ukraine
Snorkelling in the Maldives
Mountain gorillas in Rwanda
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