Jodhpur November 24th 2008 After long night train again, landed in Jodhpur. The Blue City dominated by Meherangargh Fort. The Fort walls stand on top of a 125 m hill and are lined with cannons from many different battles. There are evnen cannon holes in the walls from one of the past battles. The Palace was amazing, and we did our little tour with our headsets.
The Blue city gets its name, obviously by its light blue ... read more
Asia » India » Rajasthan » Jodhpur 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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