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Nov 1, 2005 - Kumily - Kerala - India

Dom- It was a trip into the mountains to get to Kumily. The rain came down so hard, as we peaked and troughed through the mountains, that I couldn't see out the front window. It was difficult to have confidence in the guy's driving when he could hardly see the road. He didn't seem to like to use his headlights until it was completely black outside either. So we were relieved to pull into Kumily. Kumily was our base for access to Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary. 5.30am the next day we were bouncing along the road/track on our way to the park. Our...

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Feb 8, 2005 - Kollam, India (again!)

The recurring theme of my trip is: Want to make God laugh? Tell him your plans! I was supposed to be on the 3:00pm train today to Chennai, in order to catch the midnight train to Bangkok on Wednesday. But... With train ticket and plane ticket in-hand, I checked e-mail and realized that my indian friend Siva was only 30km away. I met Siva in Agra (known for the Taj Mahal) back in early November when he saved from a mis-adventure with a 'bad indian'. We ended up being tourists in northern india together for the day. We kept in touch via...

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