It is 3 days now since our return from India. My son James and I spent 8 days at the Maha Kumb Mela and a further 5 days at Varanasi, with 1 night at New Delhi attached at the start of the holiday and at the end. It was our first trip to India and although having read much about what to expect both online and in guide books, the visceral reality of life in India was difficult to anticipate.
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Some images from New Delhi