Dear Cary, Wont You Come Out to Play? May 24th 2009 I parted ways with my UK friends and drivers in Haridwar. Haridwar is about a 6 hour drive north of Delhi. I picked Haridwar for a couple of reasons. First, it's pretty far north and maybe I'll escape some of the blistering heat. Plus, it's strategically placed to several interesting locations.
First, Haridwar is a holy hindu city where the Hindu God Shiva reportedly left a footprint an ... read more
Asia » India » Uttarakhand » Haridwar 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