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Posted by Tim and Jessica on Mar 1, 2004
Places We've Been: India
The following are stories written about our travels in India. You can find stories set in other countries by returning to Places We've Been.
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Posted by Jessica on Dec 14, 2009
An Unabashed Fan of India
During our round-the-world trip, it took me five visits over six months before I enjoyed Bangkok. I fully expected India to be a similar challenge for me. But not once did I hate it. Not once did I want to leave. Not once would I have changed a thing.
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Posted by Jessica on Nov 24, 2009
Twelve Favorite Photos from India
India is a photographer's dream. The golden tones of the desert, the intricately detailed temples, the blindingly bright saris, the magnificence of forgotten forts, the flowing chaos of cities, and the constant movement of one billion people all compete for your attention and beg to be remembered.
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Posted by Tim on Nov 17, 2009
Home Again After our Honeymoon!
Well, we're back... home again, safe and sound, after a deliriously spectacular whirlwind honeymoon that spanned three countries and over 18,000 miles.
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Posted by Jessica on Oct 8, 2009
To the Taj Mahal or Bust?
Described by Rudyard Kipling as "the embodiment of all things pure," the Taj Mahal is located only a few hours by train from Delhi. But with limited travel time is visiting the Taj Mahal a "must see" for a first trip to India?
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Posted by Jessica on Jul 15, 2009
Planting the Seeds for Travel
India was never on our "must see" travel list. Speaking to other backpackers confirmed our instincts: for every backpacker who said they loved India, we'd meet three who couldn't stand it. Travelers always seem divided between loving and hating the country, and sometimes both at the same time.
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