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Jaganath temple

Our beloved but unpredictable old friend, India.

November 20th 2019
Many Travelbloggers begin their entry with an applicable proverb or quote. Today we're doing the same with an old British catch-phrase that you'll never see penned again: "Don't just book it, Thomas Cook it". Yep, strangled on multiple fronts and after almost two hundred years in existence, the old travel chestnut finally went belly-up. This, whilst sad on an institutional level, is obviou ... read more
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Indian Flag 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
22nd November 2019

I love India... or do I...?
I absolutely love India, for about a week at the time. After one week I begin to get annoyed by all the people and the noise everywhere. Once we solved that problem by heading up into the mountains. There we got ourselves a bit of a retreat and could then survive a while longer without suffering a nervous breakdown. But yes, I want to go back there again. /Ake

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