Way too close to the sun.... May 31st 2011 Namaste! Updating this travel blog is proving to be difficult so I am resorting to 'desperate' measures...
Right now I am in an air-conditioned tent. We can't go outside for more than half an hour because it is simply too hot - and only 10 am in the morning!
There is sooo much to tell and here I am tapping it all into my phone because whilst I can access wifi at reception, there ... read more
Asia » India » Madhya Pradesh » Orchha 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 from little New Zealand/Aotearoa (a.k.a. most beautiful country in the world) and I'm on a backpacking venture through India, Nepal and SouthEast Asia.
This is my first ever travel blog, mostly for the benefit of my, slightly overbearing, family and my oh-so-envious friends (whom I love very much).
Departure date is 26th May 2011 - I'll try to update this every 3 or 4 days and with any luck I'll be able to upload photo's as I go.
Wish me luck!
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