After a couple of days driving including a very lackadaisical border crossing we arrived at Royal Chitwan National Park.
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From Panna we drove to Varanasi, a holy city on the Ganges.
There don’t seem to be many tigers at the Panna Tiger Reserve
Drove to a town called Orcha – a tranquil little place full of ornate temples. A bunch of locals appeared from nowhere out and helped me cook dinner then settled in to watch us getting remarkably drunk on very cheap punch made with moonshine and fruit juice. Those who made it out of bed by [...]
I rather rudely read over one of the other passengers shoulders as they wrote an email home about the very exaggerated hardships they were facing on the trip
Got up at 5 to reach the Taj Mahal for sunrise, when it apparently turns orange, but thanks to the appalling amount of smog it stayed pretty much grey. Close up it was amazing though and well worth the visit. To get there we’d hired a tuk-tuk for the whole day so pottered around a [...]