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Prisoners of Geography: Ten Maps that Explain Everything About the World

The war in Ukraine, decades-long tension between India and Pakistan, and the melting ice cap in Arctic, these are all issues discussed by Tim Marshall in his 2015 book, Prisoners of Geography. I picked up this book on the recommendation … Continue reading

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India Trip Day 7: Mumbai City Tour, Shopping in Hermes, Flight to Singapore

Our tour today starts at 9.30 and we woke up at 7.30, after having a little rushed breakfast in Best Western Mumbai we meet our tour guide, a white hair-nice-old lady in her sixties who speak fluent English. On our … Continue reading

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India Trip Day 4: Taj Mahal, Agra Fort, Shopping in Delhi

Today is the day I’m going to one from seven wonders of the world, after looking for information about the best way to watch sunrise at Taj Mahal we prepare ourselves for an early tour. We woke up at 4.20 … Continue reading

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India Trip Day 3: Drive to Agra, Fatehpur Sikri

The entrance hall of Fatehpur Sikri in Agra. Today we woke up at 6 and pack our belongings because today we have a long drive to Agra. The drive to Agra took about 6 hours, but we were stopping at … Continue reading

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India Trip Day 2: Hawa Mahal, Amber Fort, City Palace, Jantar Mantar

Amber Fort in Jaipur, Rajasthan, India. The structure is HUGE. We woke up at 6 am this morning after a lavish night sleep, we still had two and a half hours before our appointment with our tour guide. We took … Continue reading

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