Gurukula Botanical Sanctuary December 11th 2007 This is quite simply a transcript from my journal the day we moved from the Rainforest Retreat to Gurukula.
By 8.00 a.m. we'd set off after affectionate 'Goodbyes' to everyone at the Rainforest Retreat. Stop off at Madekeri to photocopy all our documents for the Kerala Police, then....ever onward. The roads were terrible, but the scenery and towns what we had come to expect and enjoy, and we ... read more
Asia » India » Kerala 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
Retired May 2007, and since then have enjoyed a month in India, about which I wrote several blog entries. Now I spend much of my time with my husband in France, in a small town in the foothills of the Pyrenees, and from time to time, write blog entries about our experiences... full info