India.. Karnataka and Tamil Nadu February 6th 2006 Spent 2 weeks in India in January.. with Dawn and Sian.. trying out my new rucksack for the big trip! ..
Spent a week in Bangalore, in the delapidated "Airlines Hotel".. with bucket and (cold!) tap for a shower, but a great masala dosa for breakfast! Shopped for saris in Bangalore, and travelled through the terrible pollution in tuk tuks to visit temples and palaces.. I loved the city, and cou ... read more
Asia » India » Karnataka » Bangalore 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