Shimla, Himachal Pradesh, India April 7th 2012 SHIMLA, HIMACHAL PRADESH, INDIA. Saturday 7th and Sunday 8th April, 2012.
The town of Shimla is spread over 7 or so hills and is the most densly populated hillside in the world. The centre is fairly compact, located on a shoulder of high ground known as 'The Ridge'.
On Saturday, we strolled from the hotel into the town. We passed a sign which declared that Shimla was a 'Smoking F ... read more
Asia » India » Himachal Pradesh » Shimla 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