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]
Date: January 13th 2011
After two weeks on tour with a fun group of folks, we bid farewell and set out on our own. Based on advice from our tour leader, we selected four locations in the state of Rajasthan to visit.
Ranthambhore National ParkOur first stop was Ranthambhore National Park which is renowned for its tigers. We took three safaris trying to find tigers but never saw any. We did see lots of o ... read more