Monthly Archives: October 2017

The Mumbai Laundry

The only indication this is a laundry are the two dozen or so pairs of jeans laying on tarps on top of the cars along the narrow road. We are in one of the better slum areas of Mumbai scattered … Continue reading

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Rajasthan Road Trip

I have so many pictures in my head of the sights we’ve encountered on our week-long car trip from Agra to Jaipur, Pushkar and Udaipur – the tiny twin temples in vivid pink and purple in the middle of nowhere, … Continue reading

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The Jewel in the Crown

It’s just as magnificent as last time, the Taj Mahal, despite the addition of so many fences to guide the large crowds around the site and through the mausoleum itself. There are also more fences to bar entry to areas … Continue reading

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Chandni Chowk, Delhi

Last night my dreams were full of bicycles. They were no doubt a reflection of our first day in Delhi, touring the forts, tombs and towers of the city. We began in Chandni Chowk, the market in old Delhi. After … Continue reading

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Living in Uncertainty

I am reflecting as we travel to Narita Airport, an hour outside of Tokyo, that this is probably the last time I will be in Japan in this lifetime. This is a strange thought and it makes me especially aware … Continue reading

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