#3: The Taj Mahal - Worth the trip? January 3rd 2012 The Taj Mahal: Worth the Trip?
Everyone has seen the picture perfect postcards. We all know the worlds iconic travel images. This one has been called the most beautiful building in the world. On the day that I’m headed to the Taj Mahal, I decide to ponder on whether or not the journey to see this monument is really worth the trouble. Does this really live up to the hype? I’ve heard some say y ... 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
A chain traveler that often will spend some time during each trip to book the next trip....
I have been roaming the planet for almost 30 years and finally gave up any hope of settling down and joined the expat community about 10 years ago. I have lived in England, Bahrain, Japan, and now Indonesia. Travels have included somewhere around 60 countries and counting....(except I don't count, I just GO!)
Since I'm more of a mathematician than writer, this blog will mostly be random musings - the things I think about during the long hours of travel. There will also be anecdotes and travel ... full info