Hampi December 21st 2008 One thing I love about India is that there is always a festival going on somewhere. We arrived in Hampi without knowing anything about the Puska festival but it was in full swing. It is a Hindu festival that is held every year and rotated among the twelve holy rivers of India. We were very lucky to catch it as it is only held in Hampi once every twelve years. The river was packed with people washi ... read more
Asia » India » Karnataka » Hampi 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
This is our blog of our year long honeymoon around the globe. We are half way through our trip and have already been to Hong Kong, China, Laos, Thailand, Cambodia, Vietnam, Malaysia, Borneo and Singapore and are currently in India. Next we head to Kenya then Sydney, New Zealand, Vancouver and finally Chicago. We plan to head home in spring 2009 (budget allowing).
We have already had an amazing time and hope to have lots more adventures. We hope you enjoy our blog x x x ... full info