North India – Darjeeling (West Bengal) & Sikkim June 20th 2013 <strong style="font-size: 1.4rem;">Delhi
The flight from KL to Delhi (4hrs 50 mins) goes smoothly – C feeling much better thanks to the restorative effects of a BK double whopper with cheese at KL!! We get to enjoy a couple of glasses of wine (yeaah! At last cries C) and M a whisky or 2, before arriving in Delhi 40 minutes early. It’s hot but seems less humid than Manila.
We ge ... read more
Asia » India » Sikkim » Gangtok 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 folks, we are Michael and Caroline, previously blogging as michaelandcaroline, to record our career break "gap year" - 2007 to 2009. We loved it so much we've decided to do it again!
Having tried desperately to reacclimatise to work and normal life after our last big adventure for the past 3 years (full marks for effort eh!), somehow this didn’t quite grab us as much as the thought of travelling to places we love and those we have aspired to & dreamed about but somehow haven’t made it to so far – so we had to put this right!!
Phase 1 started off in Nepal & Bhutan, we didn't ge... full info