namaste, sanchi! December 9th 2009 he did a double take when he saw the destination on my electronic ticket.
the ticket inspector looked at me bewildered, trying hard to fathom why anyone would pay almost 300 rupees to travel in 2AC (second air-conditioned) class only to get off at the next stop when one could take the local bus for less than 30 rupees.
well, i had my reasons, and very good ones too.
1. the tra ... read more
Asia » India » Madhya Pradesh » Sanchi 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