Ancient Mysore February 20th 2012 Another short drive as we arrived in the ancient city of Mysore around midday and dumped our bags at the hotel I had booked the previous evening, it is clean and comfortable and within just a few minutes’ walk of the palace. We decided that we would go visit the further afield sights immediately then dismiss the driver as we will be staying for a few days. The first of these sights was the star ... read more
Asia » India » Karnataka » Hassan 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
I travel whenever time and money allows, seeking interesting sights and experiences where ever I can find them.
To date I have seen large expanses of the Asian, European and African continents.
In 2014 I will travel through Russia, from the Pacific to the Baltic as well as Belarus, Lithuania, Latvia and Estonia.... full info