Varanasi: Rat-Gate February 24th 2011 For those of you that I’ve spoke to and know of the leg…you’ll get why this is a long’un:
So after our tearful farewell with Sanj, we entered into Agra station to make our first Indian sleeper train journey.
It started well. We walked in and were confronted with the sound of millions of tiny squawking birds nesting in the roof of the station. They were so loud that they were deafening ... read more
Asia » India 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
Welcome to my blog,
The next 5 months of my little life will be documented here as I travel around Asia with a gay man from Dagenham and a Liability from Milton Keynes, in search of enlightenment, culture, cheap alcohol and a kick ass tan.
Individually we all like drama, fancy dress, attention and sleep. Collectively we have little to no sense of direction and are all pretty apt at losing things, memories, any sense of dignity, other people and ourselves. These can all be found on the ‘key skills’ list when you apply to become a travelling bum for 5 months. Therefore I can’t real... full info