Impressions of Mumbai (Bombay) December 26th 2009 For more of my photos, or to buy my book, please visit www.nickkembel.com
I have no idea what to expect as my train enters Mumbai.
Well, actually, I have a few ideas. 20 million people, sprawl, poverty and wealth, mishmash of religions, colonial architecture, the biggest city in mainland Asia. Bollywood, with the highest output of films in ... read more
Asia » India » Maharashtra » Mumbai 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
I an a nomad of Canadian origin that has been exploring the various corners of the world for over 10 years. My education is in Anthropology and Religious Studies, and in my travels, I have focused on visiting and photographing the spiritual centers of the world. I have been to 45 countries, with highlights including Burma, Iran, Iraq, Pakistan, India, Bangladesh, Syria, Guatemala, and China.
I have taught English in Thailand, Korea, China, and for the last 5 years, Taiwan. I'm not backpacking as much as I used to, but my daily life in Taiwan... full info