Travel

One of the best books on Delhi

November 24, 2011
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One of the best books on Delhi

By Nimish Dubey There have been many books written on the Indian capital. Some have veered to the utterly academic, others to the spiritual, yet others to the role of a simple “see-this-do-that” travel guide and some (alas a very few) have just looked the city through the eyes of a resident. Sam Miller’s Delhi…

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Great Journeys: Was he the first man to scale Everest?

November 24, 2011
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Great Journeys: Was he the first man to scale Everest?

By Nimish Dubey Most people become famous by being the first to do something. Or doing something a certain (record) number of times. And yet one of the most famous names in travel history is a man whose greatest achievement is surrounded in mystery. George Herbert Leigh Mallory was one of the best climbers of…

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The book that exposed Mount Everest

November 24, 2011
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The book that exposed Mount Everest

By Nimish Dubey For most people, ascending Mount Everest, the tallest mountain on earth, remains the ultimate travel fantasy. For years, Everest had been most travellers’ holy grail, notwithstanding the risks involved (many people died in their attempts to conquer the peak). A major accident in May 1996 that claimed the lives of eight climbers…

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Antarctica 1911-12 – The journey that killed a great explorer

November 24, 2011
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Antarctica 1911-12 – The journey that killed a great explorer

By Nimish Dubey Of all the journeys that have been undertaken, few have been as tragic as the “race to the pole” between Britain’s Robert Scott and Norwegian Roald Amundsen. Both Scott and Amundsen were reputed explorers and each wanted to be the first human being to set foot on the South Pole. It was…

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Kan en brudtärna klänning kan också brukar bära klänning

November 24, 2011
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Brudens brudklänning ska vara vacker nog tillräckligt underbara brudtärna klänning stilen inte så många krav att endast bära på bröllopet, brudtärna klänningar de inte bortkastade? Jag skulle rekommendera för alla att göra antingen bära klänning bröllop brudtärna på vardagar eller andra tillfällen i en enda produkt, kan du välja en klänning att bära två eller…

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A classic travel book reading list

November 24, 2011
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A classic travel book reading list

By Nimish Dubey Ask someone about reading travelogues and it is a fair chance that they will head off and start looking for books by the likes of Mark Shand, Bill Bryson and Sir Ranulph Fiennes. And there is nothing really wrong with it as these are perhaps the masters of modern travel literature. However,…

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Robe De Soirée

February 18, 2011
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Robe De Soirée

Robes de mariée Il est important pour vous de savoir à propos de la tenue officielle de mariage afin que vous ne regardez pas sur place lorsque vous avez été invité pour un. Être familier avec votre budget, et ne pas expérimenter avec ces robes de mariée qui courent sur votre budget que vous ne…

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