The train to Madras via Vijayawada January 21st 2014 We got dropped off at the train station and our journey began. Finding out which platform to be on is only made available a few minutes before the train leaves and then it’s a mad scramble to the correct one. In this case it was more or less going to be platform 4 and then where will your coach be? Trains are very long with many different classes – we had booked 2nd class a/c . ther ... read more
Asia » India » Tamil Nadu » Chennai 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
trying to get to grips with travelblog is the first step of this adventure to china and i am trying to get it sorted out before i leave!! hope 5 weeks will be enough time???
just some location of where cape town actually is: its situated on a peninsula with the most well known landmark icon of Table Mountain - Hoerikwagga in local language- and has been declared a World Heritage Site. Not far from Cape Town (about 2and a half hours) is the real tip of Africa - Cape Aghullas the southerly most tip of this continent.
Since I first started this blog i have traveled extensively with Terry to C... full info