ArchivesPosts Tagged ‘India’

05Aug

The most popular Hindu temple outside of India is situated just 13 kilometres North of Kuala Lumpur. Batu Caves, a shrine built into a limestone cave is dedicated to the god of war – Kartikeya. The gigantic statue of Lord Murugan (other name of the god) guards the shrine and overlooks the panorama of the […]Continue Reading

12Jul

George Town – is an old, colonial town and a UNESCO heritage site. From time to time it is interesting to visit a touristy place. And George Town, despite the crowds, can be an unbelievably charming destination! What makes it special, is its old, traditional architecture. Since most of the buildings await their restoration, one […]Continue Reading

26Feb

We never really planned to visit India. We did not consider it as a good destination for a cycle touring experience. When we took the spontaneous decision to leave Bangkok and hide in the Himalayas from the Monsoon, we thought that we would be back to South East Asia soon. We really wanted to ride […]Continue Reading

06Feb

Where lies the border between “impossible” and “crazy difficult”? Where is the point, where one should start thinking about surrendering and say – “it is too much for me”? Before and during our journey, we had a lot of adventures – most of them being rather “under control” and relatively well planned. Even though some […]Continue Reading

29Dec

Assam. You have probably heard about this place when you drank a cup of Indian tea. The biggest of the North Eastern States, divided by the mighty Brahmaputra river is a place not much visited by western tourists. We were always interested in exploring the path less travelled, so going to the East of India […]Continue Reading