Rome.

 “There are no foreign lands. It is the traveler only who is foreign.” – Robert Louis Stevenson We had a day of travel yesterday, it went smoothly for the main part but the hiccups are part of the experience. It was a tight connection in London and with little time to spare they decided to…

Out of India and on to Rome

On reflection, we’ve fitted so much into this tour, so a morning of down time yesterday was a bonus. I could catch up on video editing because the Internet was good and relax over breakfast without time restraint.One of the most sensible things we did was to have a single room…

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Photographic journey.

I woke early anticipating the alarm. Despite the early hour, the streets were busy with preparations for the day. Dawn was breaking the water glowed with a lilac hue. From every…

Varanasi

I really couldn’t write last night, or even this morning. The vision of  the cremation fires  and  the amount of poverty we’ve seen in the past few days has a profound effect on the senses. RSS Feed We bought these children some apples. This little boy was about 18months old, walking the…

Almost there.

Sitting in the airport waiting to go to Varanasi.We had to say goodbye to our driver. He guided us through some difficult traffic conditions…on Tuesday we drove for 12 hours and he had tears in his eyes when we left. Its been a little like keystone cops getting to the departure lounge, well…

eyes open

There is a sense of unreality when you travel. The life you live at home is ever present but traveling you live in the moment.  It undoubtedly opens us to a broader perspective of life, to understand new dimensions of life, which are otherwise quite difficult to explain.  It also means socializing in an educated…

A day of travel

The waiter put his turban on my head Car travel  Im writing this as we are completing 12 hours travel from Gwailior to Khajuraho. Are my eyes round… you betcha. We’ve stopped in the middle of a cross road, motor bikes, push bikes and tuk tuks  are attacking…

Travel

This post didn’t go yesterday so I’m posting it this morning. Its hot, humid and we relish the comfort of the cool air in the car. So with a 9 hour trip to undertake today we will be cool  but none of us is looking forward to being confined for that…