The Blue City March 11th 2011 I am becoming much more accustomed to the long trips now. This time a mere seven hours to Jodhpur, "The Blue City". I arrived in the evening, where outside the station were the most homeless people I have ever seen. An impressive yet sad sight.
After being dropped to my hotel, which I had already booked, I was informed that the hotel was full. The manager said I could stay with him for a night ... read more
Asia » India » Rajasthan » Jodhpur 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
I'm a halfy (English-Malay), from London UK. Some people may associate me with Bruce Lee or just a generic oriental. Very keen sportsman with cricket being my activity of choice (but apparently better at football); enjoy nature and science documentaries (closet Trekky too) plus have an ability to crack numerous amounts of bones in my body. Some people would be surprised to know I've had plastic surgery too
I depart the organised madness of London on March 5th, for a seven month expedition. I am to go by myself to discover places that I have only seen on television or didn't even know existe... full info