Cave man March 3rd 2006 With Ajanta being a good 3.5 hours away by public transport, I succumbed to the lure of a taxi, which managed to get there in about 1.75 hours and was only about 500 times more expensive than the bus. You can only get to an area called Ajanta T-junction via your own transport, and from there you have to take one of the special buses the remaining 4 or 5 kilometres to the caves themselves. To get ... read more
Asia » India » Maharashtra » Aurangabad 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 quit the rat race in 2005, after working as an IT project manager for over a decade. I then travelled around the world for 4 years, a period of my life which is covered by this blog. After finishing my trip, I wrote a book about my dissatisfaction with my career, my reasons for quitting my job, life as a first-time thirtysomething backpacker, and finally the lessons learned from being exposed to experiences and people that I would never have encountered if I'd stayed in my office. The book is called "Out Of Office Male" and is available at all the usual eBook outlets.
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