Month long India itinerary

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Planning a month long India itinerary is a daunting task as the country is geographically vast and has innumerable cities, temples and sights worthy of a visit. Most first time visitors usually partake in the popular “Golden Triangle” route that consists of: Delhi Agra Jaipur This route can be accomplished in a week and gives first timers like me a quick taste of some of this incomparable country’s greatest attractions. For myself though I have almost a full month to plan for and while all 3 of the above listed cities will definitely be included on my trip I have … Read more

Traveling to India. Am I nuts?

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  My next adventure will take me to the mystical Indian subcontinent. As I announced it to my family and friends I was greeted with bewilderment and questions of: Why? Are you crazy? I myself began to question whether or not it was a good idea as I was told: It’s extremely dangerous, especially traveling by road It’s filthy and extremely hot and the stench can be unbearable You will get sick (most likely food poising aka “Delhi Belly”) You will get scammed and/or pick pocketed Poverty abounds and beggars will be relentless The mass of people leaves you with … Read more