Pushing the Car from Pushkar to Agra January 24th 2009 A bit sore from our camel riding the night before, Kent and I packed up and went out to meet Rama around 9am. Today was the day we would go to Agra and see the sunset over the Taj Mahal. Today is the day I finally see the Taj Mahal. Tomorrow I get to tour it. No, I'm not the least bit excited, why do you ask?
It was not to be.
I've said it once, and I'll say it again: always a ... read more
Asia » India » Rajasthan » Pushkar 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
After years of aimlessly plugging away 9 to 5, and having people continuously ask me what I really want to do with my life (while offering some good and not so good suggestions), I've taken a bold step in this adventure called life, and I'm teaching English in Asia. I started out in Shenzhen, China, moved on to Guangzhou, then Bangkok, Thailand, and now the Malaysian peninsula. I also travel around Asia and enjoy sharing those stories as well.
This is not an undertaking for just anyone, as my friends assure me. I documented the ups and downs of my preparations a... full info