Udaipur, India July 3rd 2011 Indore to Udaipur
Our train from Indore departs at 7:30am and we're running a bit behind, so after a light jog from our tuk tuk into the station, we're scouring the train station looking for the right platform for our train to Udaipur.
Turns out the train is late so we're left sweaty and waiting with the rest of the billions of flies on the platform. The train station i ... read more
Asia » India » Rajasthan » Udaipur 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
The last few months of travel have been beautiful, frustrating, exhilarating, funny and generally the time of my life. A man once said that time slows down while you travel. That has been true of my time on the road. It feels like years ago I was packing and saying goodbye to my friends in Ottawa, Canada.
After seeing such a small part of the Earth and her cultures and religions I've come to a few general realizations. First and foremost is that despite our differences, the human race is largely the same. People are shockingly similar around the world and share the same hopes and dreams. It... full info