India part 3:sights, sunbathing and slums. August 25th 2012 And so to the final leg of my Indian adventure, one that would see me navigating huge sections of India to take in places and people seemingly from different worlds as the diversity of India hit me fully in the face. I tracked to the mountainous north of India with its Tibetan vibe and holidaying Indians, right down to the laid back beaches of the South and finished off on the west coast in cosmop ... read more
Asia » India » Maharashtra » Mumbai 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
Hi all, I'm Mike, a teacher from Wales and travelling plays a key role in my life. I am fascinated by the endless variety this world has to offer and the people who inhabit it, I live to travel to faraway places to seek out as many experiences as possible.
"If you think adventure is dangerous, try routine. It's lethal." - Paulo Coelho. I suppose it's a desperation to avoid the norm of home, that feeling that life is mundane and unfulfilling. I don't want to be like the majority, stuck in the rat race working all day and sat hunched over a smartphone checking Twitt... full info