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Indian Truck Art

Painted trucks are common in India and the design is specific to the individual driver. The designs varies from region to region. Truck drivers are away from home for months, so they transform their trucks into mobile homes and paint outside and inside of the truck to remind them of home. 46 more words

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Street food in Varanasi

Puri is a deep fried Indian bread usually served for breakfast with chickpea  curry or spicy partly mashed potato. The main ingredients is wheat flour. 26 more words

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Ganga Arti at Benares (Varanasi)

Everyday after sunset, at 6.45pm devotees and tourists gather on the banks of River Ganga, Varanasi-Dashashwamedh ghat, to witness a number of priests perform pooja (prayers) to the Lord Shiva,  Mata Gange, Surya, Agni (Fire) including the whole universe made by the Lord Shiva.

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Hawa Mahal

Hawa (breeze) Mahal (Palace of the Winds) located in Jaipur city, Rajasthan. It has 953  windows facing towards the street outside the palace.Due to the circulation of breeze through these windows, the palace is kept cool in summer, hence the name. 55 more words

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To group travel or not to group travel?

I’m part of a great travel group on Facebook called GirlCrew Travel. If you are not familiar with GirlCrew you can find out more on their blog… 688 more words

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Jal Mahal

Also known as Water Palace, located in the middle of Man Sagar Lake in Jaipur city, Rajasthan. The palace appears to be a single story but there are  further four submerged levels.  20 more words

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# 2 The answer is: because I turned 40.

Oh yes. I am the walking cliché. I wish I could say I handled turning 40 with some grace and dignity but oh no – not me. 454 more words

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