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The ubiquitous Mumbai taxis... minus the noise
Mumbai mix

September 25th 2009
It's 2.45am and I've just got myself down onto a bed which my feet hang off the end of. Lonely Planet reckons that some of the rooms in the hotel I'm staying in 'flirt with pokiness', but mine is already having intimate relations... if I try, I can just about touch all four walls at once, it's stuffy and humid, and all I can hear is the continual beeping of car horns. I'm in Mumbai, and it's be ... read more
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Indian Flag 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
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