Silk Shopping in Mysore and Hippie Chilling in Ancient Hampi March 9th 2010 9th Feb - 22nd Feb
I'm guessing I'm probably not alone in having once dreamt of being a princess and in Mysore, it’s easy to slip into a fantasy of what this might be like (this is Michelle writing by the way, Not Matthew…..not that there would be anything wrong with him dreaming that too!)
As well as being famous for making some of the finest silks, perfumes and incense in India, My ... read more
Asia » India » Karnataka 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.
... full info