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From a railway carriage #1

  • Posted Jan. 21, 2009 by Soulcurry Viewed 1841 times

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Travelling by train in India can be great fun, provided you are carrying an open mind and a sense of humour along on the journey.

A.H. Wheeler is a chain of book-stalls you'll notice all over India.

One person sets out to travel, six come to see him off! This is a favourite national sport - seeing people off on rail journeys.

A signalling cabin.

Wildlife on the railway tracks.

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    • # Soulcurry

      Did you have a weepy Mom, an Dad loaded with advice, uncles with food, aunts with flowers and several giggly cousins?

      2009.02.02 Edited Reply Cancel

    • # Cakemonkey

      I love train journeys in India - they're so, so different from anything one would experience in the UK.

      2009.01.31 Edited Reply Cancel

    • # Beth

      I love that your "slice of life's" are so different than mine. (and yet, some the same ;-)...)

      2009.01.31 Edited Reply Cancel