In the footsteps of Champions - Part 3 November 25th 2007 Third India Report
My last installment ended with the departure of my parents and cousin from Delhi, and since then many things have happened!
The original plan was that a team of television camera people would travel out to join me, and we would then spend three weeks travelling around and filming the places associated with my grandfather and interviewing people doing the same work as he had do ... read more
Asia » India » Uttarakhand » Corbett National Park 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 am a lecturer at Nijmegen and Wageningen Universities in The Netherlands. I am a keen traveller and recently carried out a journey to retrace the footsteps of my grandfather, who was a forester and protector of tigers in India in the 1920\'s and 30\'s.... full info