Magical Pushkar: Back to Rajasthan August 17th 2008 Pushkar is very much like a smaller Jaisalmer - similar havelis and dress...the differences are that there's virtually no hassle and it has the beautiful holy Lake...People were incredibly friendly and even the turbanned men wanted to have their photgraphs taken and spruced up their 'taches in preparation!
It's very spiritual, with literally hundreds of temples and there are 52 bathi ... read more
Asia » India » Rajasthan » Pushkar 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
After 22 years living and working in London...I've retired and now live in Valencia city, Spain. Most fantastic, buzzy, loud, festival-mad place I have ever lived!
Update: Autumn 2018, back to South-west England. Quite a change, but semi-rural, coastal living is fantastic!... full info