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Jan 14, 2004 - Varanasi (Benares)

What a trip to get to Varanasi!! We are now at the shores of the famous river Ganges (Ganga -here). This city is full temples moosques and other religious shrines. The buildings are many hundred years old and there is something interesting to see on every corner. Of course I was offered the services of several dozen guides. I was lucky with the guide, Rohir, I chose, he spoke excellent English and he did not speak incessantly (like some) and we just enjoyed our walk through the narrow streets until we reached the river. It is a very large...

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