S: Karen and Blip Go to India
BC: Karen's Photo Album | India: Journey of a Lifetime | Including Delhi, Jaipur, Agra, Orchha, Khajahuro, and Varanasi... complete with beautiful palaces, fantastic food, friendly people, squat toilets, and streets clogged with cows goats, rickshaws and tuk-tuks
FC: Karen and Blip's Intrepid Trip to India December 2010
1: Bustling, noisy, smelly streets... incredible India! | Jama Masjid mosque | Lidia wasn't so sure about this yogurt-like snack... | Delhi
2: Sikh temple in Delhi | Helping make chapati
3: Nut shop | Spice market | Street barbershop | Local bus ride | Dinner in Delhi
4: Next stop: Jaipur
5: Our hotel
6: Amber Fort
9: Morning walk
13: Observatory (left), followed by a lassi (yogurt drink), some shopping and a tuk-tuk ride home
14: Bollywood night!
15: On to Agra, the Red Fort, and the Taj Mahal...
16: The Red Fort...
17: ...and the Taj Mahal
21: Off to Orchha
23: Orchha: a laid-back town with a great palace and beautiful countryside
24: A night on the town
25: Morning walk
26: A day on the road...
27: ...with a visit to a rural school
28: Lunch with a family in Khajuraho
29: Blip didn't quite know what to make of the erotic statues
31: Arrgghh - yes, it's my final answer: I don't want that tacky souvenir! | Party time! "I'm baaad"
32: Welcome to Varanasi, Holy City on the Ganges
33: View from our hotel
34: An evening of shopping
35: Sunrise boat ride on the Ganges
40: Starting the day off right...
41: Namaste, time for a walk...
43: Hi, I'm Blip. | Blip was mad about missing the Taj Mahal, but made some new friends in Varanasi
47: Sunset boat ride on the Ganges
49: We floated the candles down "Mother Ganga"
50: Hindu "aarti" ceremony
51: Final morning in Varanasi
52: Serendipitous encounter with renowned swami
53: Lotus Temple | Dress shopping (and modeling)
54: Time to say our good-byes... | Even Blip got a friendship bracelet. | ...till next time...
55: Incredible India!