Ooty Hill Town January 11th 2009 Ooty, not exactly an easy place to get too. Caught the 5 a.m. train out of Trichy to Coimbatore, then a bus to Mettapulayam for the night. Went to buy our tickets for the steam train, but was sold out. Shit!! Had amazing dinner at this little hole in the wall place; I say this all the time! Excellent tandoor chicken!
Anyways were up and at the train station at 0520 hrs to stand in line fo ... read more
Asia » India » Tamil Nadu » Ooty 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
As most of you know we hit the road for 10 months of travel on september 15, 2008 shamelessly stealing Gord & Jamie's Wasaga Beach wedding as a send off! We will start in South-East Asia, moving to India, Middle East, then the Himalayas of Nepal, and then some beach time in Thailand and the Philippines! That is the rough plan that will no doubt change a few times. Nothing but time and travel.
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