Why I love India #9 - Signage October 10th 2010 Please Note: I want to make it very clear that while this blog is about having fun it is not about making fun - of India or Indians. I have nothing but high regard for the way that many Indians are able to converse in at least 2 if not 3 or 4 languages. And so, I have no intention of causing any insult to my Indian friends reading this blog. If I have done so I apologise.
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Asia » India » Orissa » Bhubaneswar 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
After 10 months in India with Gladys the wonder bike (my Royal Enfield), I had to leave after my second visa ran out! Give me the good old days when Aussies did not need a visa in India. SO.... thought I'd check out Turkey and that's what I am doing until I return again to India by September at the latest.
Just lolling around looking for shanti places and nice people. East Turkey seems to be the place.
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