Agra and Delhi January 17th 2010 Jan 3rd - 12th
We were pretty excited to be taking our first train trip in India. We had heard all sorts of stories - both good and bad but the booking was made easily (we used a website called Clear Trip which is much more simple than the Indian Rail site) and we managed to get three sleeper seats in an air conditioned carriage. The seats fold out to make bunk beds - 4 people on one side ... read more
Asia » India » Uttar Pradesh » Agra 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
Not long after we met, Matt and I discovered a mutual passion for travel (as well as lots of other things!). So, 3 years later and after 1.5 years of planning - we have said au revoir to our friends and colleagues in Oz, packed our bags and have hit the road for our first big travel adventure together. First stop for Matt is a crazy stag do in Jersey that he has organised for his brother. First stop for me Koh Samui, Thailand and then we'll meet up for a whistle stop tour of Europe, Africa, Nepal and India.
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