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Feb 21, 2009 - Kanniyakumari

To quote from Gandhi, "I am writing this at the Cape, in front of the sea, where three waters meet and furnish a sight unequaled in the world" Kanniyakumari is the southernmost tip of India and the point where the Bay of Bengal, Indian Ocean and the Arabian Sea all meet. This is a major place of pilgrimage, with Indians travelling from all over the country to bathe themselves in the water here and to witness the sunrise and sunset. As it was a weekend it was especially busy, so there was a real atmosphere about the town - almost a sense of...

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Dec 5, 2008 - The southern tip of India

HIGHLIGHTS • To the tip of India – Kanyakumari • Make another balls-up • Meet two very nice men DETAIL I hate getting on a train when its not the originating station as well as getting off when its not the terminus, both can test oneself – this time it’s the former. The problem is where to stand waiting for the carriage you're to get on. When standing at one end of the platform I can hardly see the other end of the train as is so damn long! I had overheard a German asking where to stand so I ask at the enquiry desk where to stand. He’s...

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