Jaipur - Big City Blues January 11th 2007 Well, we got up at the horrible hour of 5am and stumbled out of our hotel in order to catch a taxi to Ajmer, and from there catch a local bus to Jaipur.
The taxi driver, in an ambassador (of course, what else in India?), certainly got our blood flowing early in the morning, overtaking buses on the right as he climbed the mountain and as the road turned. The bus was not the crowded Indian bus I h ... read more
Asia » India » Rajasthan » Jaipur 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
Hey, I'm a a 20 year old uni student who calls Melbourne, Australia home. I'm off to spend seven weeks in India with some well travelled mates, hopefully this blog will provide a different side or an affirmation of their stories.... full info