Day 30 - Pune, India - Laxmi Road Market and Pune Palace April 29th 2012 There was nothing better than to blow away all the cobwebs from the night before to go into the city and explore a little bit of history then go shopping.
We arrived at the palace at around 15:30 just outside the hottest part of the day and the stalls were beginning to open again as they close from 1pm until 4pm due to the extreme heat.
We had a walk around the Palace and its gardens which h ... read more
Asia » India » Maharashtra » Pune 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 little about us:
We both work in Learning and Development for British Gas in Stockport and Leicester.
When we were this opportunity at the end of April 2012, we were ecstatic at the chance of going to experience a whole different culture, well for me anyway LOL!
I am could not wait to get there, do a "Stirling Job" and enjoy myself.
Which is exactly what I did, as you will see.
You will find me doing things you will least expect. I enjoy & love my life and everything about it.
Its better to stay away from negativity or else, by the time we realise its too late...
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