City of Blues November 12th 2006 11/10/06
I had never even heard of Jodphur until i saw it on an episode of "The Amazing Race." In the episode couples had to scurry around its streets, run up its hills, and end in the fort that looms powerfully over the city. One glimpse of that foreboding structure proudly rising from a jumble of blue buildings and i said to myself, "I wanna go there....."
So here i am, almost 2 ... 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